Creamy Pasta with Green Beans and Bacon
Jan 30th 2012, 11:22
You won’t find an easier evening meal than this one. Even beginners will have it on the table in no time at all.
30g tagliatelle pasta
2 garlic cloves
60ml balsamic vinegar
250g bacon, chopped
1 tin (410g) Rhodes Green Beans Cross Cut
250ml double-thick cream
Salt and freshly ground black pepper
Cook the pasta in salty water until al dente, drain and keep warm. Pour some of the oil over the pasta. Heat the rest of the oil and all the butter and fry the onion and garlic for several minutes. Stir in the balsamic vinegar and fry until flavoursome. Remove from the pan and keep aside. Fry the bacon until crispy and add the onion mixture to the pan. Stir in the green beans and cream, and season with salt and pepper. Stir until warmed through and serve with the pasta.
* Replace the Rhodes Green Beans Cross Cut with Rhodes Processed Peas
* If you don’t have double-thick cream, replace with ordinary cream, crème fraîche or marscapone.
Rhodes keeps abreast of new food trends – and right now fresh red figs are more popular than green figs. So, it gives Rhodes great pleasure to launch their Red Fig Fruit Jam in a convenient glass jar.
Rhodes takes what they do seriously but they also have time for some fun. This is why they are proud to launch the exciting new 400 g Rhodes Very Cherry™ in cherry-flavoured light syrup. Rhodes Very Cherry™ is a first in South Africa – but internationally this is already a well-known product line.
Rhodes Two Fruits™ is a new mouth-watering canned fruit treat that is both economical and delicious. Made from choice grade diced peaches and pears in a syrup, Rhodes Two Fruits™ in a can is a convenient way to enjoy seasonal fruit, preservative free, all year round.
At Rhodes, they take pride in their innovative spirit and jam-making skills. At the same time, they also realise the importance of keeping and enhancing traditonal South African favourites. This is why Rhodes is so excited to launch their new 450 g Rhodes Chunky Apricot Jam.
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