Pasta with Roasted Vegetables and Bacon
Pasta with Roasted Vegetables and Bacon
  • prep: 15 min
  • cook: 0 hr
  • total: 15 min
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  • Summary

    Orecchiette are adept at catching the small bits of sweet potato and bacon in this dish, but any shell pasta will work.

    Ingredients

    • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
    • 2 ounces bacon, preferably slab, chopped
    • 1 medium sweet potato, peeled and cut into 1/2-inch cubes
    • 1 small onion, thinly sliced
    • 1/2 head cauliflower, trimmed into 1 1/2-inch florets (about 2 1/2 cups)
    • Coarse salt and freshly ground pepper
    • 8 ounces orecchiette
    • 3/4 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese (1 1/2 ounces), plus more, shaved, for garnish
    • 1/2 cup fresh flat-leaf parsley, coarsely chopped

    Instructions

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    Nutrition

    Nutritional Info
    • Servings Per Recipe: 4
    • Amount Per Serving
    • Calories: 278 % Daily Value *
    • Total Fat: 8 g 12.4%
    • Saturated Fat: 1 g 4.95%
    • Trans Fat: 0 g %
    • Cholesterol: 0 mg 0%
    • Sodium: 20 mg 0.83%
    • Calcium: 23 mg 2.3%
    • Potassium: 42 mg 1.2%
    • Magnesium: 0 mg 0%
    • Iron: 2 mg 13.75%
    • Zinc: 0 mg 0%
    • Total Carbohydrate: 45 g %
    • Dietary Fiber: 3 g 13.96%
    • Sugar: 3 g
    • Protein: 8 g
    • Alcohol: 0 g
    • Omega 3 Fatty Acid: 0 g
    • Omega 6 Fatty Acid: 1 g
    • Vitamin A 12.81%
    • Vitamin C 60.58%
    • Vitamin D 0%
    • * 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 - Fat1
    • Exchange - Fruit0
    • Exchange - NonFat Milk0
    • Exchange - Other Carbs0
    • Exchange - Starch3
    • Exchange - Vegetables1
    • Exchange - Lean Meat0
    • Exchange - Alcohol0
    MyPlate Info
    • MyPlate - Grain Total2 oz-eq
    • MyPlate - Vegetable Total1 c
    • MyPlate - Fruit0 c
    • MyPlate - Dairy0 c
    • MyPlate - Protein Total0 oz-eq

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