Summer Parmesan Pasta

This Summer Parmesan Pasta dish is the perfect way to showcase fresh vegetables. It is a cheap & budget friendly meal idea the whole family will love.


Serve this pasta with grilled salmon or roasted chicken for a total meal, but it is just as good by itself for a lighter lunch or dinner. This quick and easy pasta comes together in the time it takes the pasta to cook.


– corkscrew shaped pasta – bacon , chopped –  butter – onion , minced – fresh swiss chard or spinach – fresh peas , or  frozen peas –finely shredded Parmesan cheese

Bring a large pot of salted water to boil and cook the pasta per the package directions.

Step 1.

Drain the pasta but reserve 1 cup of the cooking water for the sauce.

Step 2.

While the pasta is cooking, heat a very large skillet or heavy wide pot over medium to medium high heat and add the bacon to the pan.

Step 3.

This is the best pasta recipe you will ever taste. No need for take out or delivery when you can make from scratch. This parmesan pasta will be your new favorite. Serve with garlic bread - YUM!