Easy 20-Minute Tomato Asparagus Carbonara Pasta
Easy 20-Minute Tomato Asparagus Carbonara Pasta
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  • prep: 10 min
  • cook: 10 min
  • total: 20 min
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  • Summary

    This Easy 20-Minute Tomato Asparagus Carbonara Pasta is the perfect spring-inspired dinner recipe with fresh tomatoes, asparagus & light, creamy sauce.

    Ingredients

    • 1 box Barilla Penne Pasta
    • 2 teaspoons sea salt
    • 8 slices bacon (chopped)
    • 4 cloves garlic (minced)
    • 2 shallots (finely diced)
    • 1 bunch of asparagus (washed and chopped)
    • 1 cup fresh cherry tomatoes
    • 1 egg
    • 5 egg yolks
    • 1 cup freshly grated parmesan cheese (not the pre-shredded kind, for best results use fresh!)
    • ½ teaspoon freshly ground pepper
    • 2 to 2 ½ cups reserved pasta water
    • for garnish: fresh parsley (shaved parmesan)

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 6
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 726 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 58 g 88.56%
    • Saturated Fat: 21 g 107.06%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 2209 mg 736.2%
    • Sodium: 1038 mg 43.25%
    • Calcium: 393 mg 39.32%
    • Potassium: 383 mg 10.93%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 6 mg 34.67%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 12 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 1 g 3.81%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 37 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 8 g
    • Vitamin A 68.54%
    • Vitamin C 9.24%
    • Vitamin D 111.06%
    • * Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your Daily Values may be higher or lower depending on your calorie needs.
    Diabetes Exchanges
    • Exchange - Fat9
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch0
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat5
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total0 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total0 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total5 oz-eq

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