Bacon, tomato, spinach & ricotta linguine

Time to cook:
12 minutes

This recipe will provide over 50% of the RDA for Vitamin A, Vitamin B1 (Thiamin) and Vitamin B12.

Bacon, tomato, spinach & ricotta linguine


  • 6 Rashers of lean smoked back bacon, chopped
  • 100g (4oz) Linguine pasta or spaghetti
  • 1x15mlsp (1tbsp) Olive oil
  • 1 Red onion, thinly sliced
  • 4 Sundried tomatoes, roughly chopped
  • 100g (4oz) Ricotta cheese
  • 50g (2oz) Fresh spinach
  • Fresh torn basil


Cook the linguine in a pan of boiling water as per pack instructions. Meanhwile put the olive oil into a pan, add the sliced onion, chopped bacon and lightly cook. Add the onion and bacon to the drained pasta.

Stir in the sundried tomatoes and ricotta sheese, gently heat and blend together. Finally stir in the spinach leaves.

Serve with black pepper, torn basil, chunks of crusty bread and a tomato and basil salad

Nutritional information

Per portion: (252g)
Energy 2370 kJ, 569 cal
Fat 37g, of which saturates 11.6g
Carbohydrate 29g, of which sugars 4g
Salt 3.9g
Protein 29g

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