Spicy Bacon and Chorizo Penne

Hey everyone, are you looking for a quick dinner option? Then this is the recipe for you! It's full of bold flavours from bacon and chorizo sausage and delicious tomato sauce. Finish this with basil and parmesan cheese and you have a complete dinner! You could also serve with some delicious garlic bread to get all the yummy sauce! 

Serves: 1 hungry person

  • 1/2 onion
  • 2-3 bacon strips chopped
  • 1/4 cup chopped cooked chorizo sausage
  • 2 garlic cloves
  • 1 tbsp tomato paste
  • 1/2 can diced tomatoes (about 7 oz)
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup parmesan cheese 
  • 1.5 cups penne 
  • 2 tbsp fresh basil 
  1. Bring water to a boil and add salt. Cook the pasta as per package directions. Drain and set aside. 
  2. Heat olive oil in a pan and add the onions with some salt and sautee until soft.
  3. Add the garlic, bacon and chorizo. Cook until the chorizo and become crispy while continually stirring.
  4. Add the tomato paste and cook for 1-2 minutes. Then add in the tomatoes and the salt and let simmer. 
  5. Toss in the penne and finish with fresh basil and parmesan cheese. Enjoy :) 


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