Alfredo Pasta Rice with Streaky Bacon

Prep Time

5min

Cook Time

20min

Total Time

25min

Serves

4

Ingredients

  • 200g Eskort Rindless Streaky Bacon, sliced into squares
  • 500 ml (2 C) pasta rice
  • 125 ml (½ C) leeks, chopped
  • 45 ml (3 T) thyme, chopped
  • 750 ml (3 C) mushrooms, chopped
  • 1 clove garlic, chopped
  • 500 ml (2 C) vegetable stock
  • 500 ml (2 C) water
  • 250 ml (1 C) cream
  • 125 ml (½ C) Parmesan cheese, grated
  • salt and pepper
  • olive oil for cooking

Method

  • In a frying pan over moderate heat, fry bacon, thyme, mushrooms and garlic in olive oil until bacon is golden brown.
  • Add pasta rice and fry for 1 minute.
  • Add stock, water and cream. Stir through and allow to simmer for 10 minutes.

Serve

Serve topped with grated Parmesan cheese and extra crispy streaky bacon, if desired.