Creamy Linguine with Bacon and Basil

IMG_0616I found this recipe on the BBC Good Food website. I loved it, it was so tasty. I cut down the pasta to make it the right size for 2 people but made the sauce as the recipe said and it was the perfect amount for the pasta I made. Here is the original recipe.


400g (I used 200g) linguine or spaghetti
90g pack prosciutto or bacon of your choice
1 tbsp olive oil
juice 1 lemon/ about 1 tbsp
2 egg yolks
3 tbsp crème fraîche
large handful basil leaves
large handful grated Parmesan, plus extra to serve, if you like(40 g)

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Bacon, BBQ Shrimp


IMG_0198This is fun meal that is relatively quick to put together.


16 strips of bacon(streaky bacon)

1 large onion(chopped)

250g/1lb frozen pre-cooked shrimp(large)

1 220ml/8oz  jar of your favorite bbq sauce

Cooked Rice

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