CRACKD Vegan Carbonara

CRACKD Vegan Carbonara

Is there a more satisfying dish to share with friends at the dinner table than creamy carbonara? Pop the finished meal on the table in a large bowl and let everyone get stuck in serving themselves. Serve alongside a long baton of vegan garlic bread so that everyone can tear off their own chunks to dip into the delicious sauce.

Serves 4

Ingredients

  • 120ml (4 fl oz) CRACKD No-Egg-Egg
  • 300g (10.5 oz) dried no-egg spaghetti
  • 1 tbsp olive oil
  • 100g (3.5 oz) pack vegan bacon
  • 150ml (5 fl oz) plant-based cream (suitable for cooking)
  • 60g (2.1 oz) plant-based grated parmesan (plus extra to serve).
  • 100ml (3.3 fl oz) dry white wine
  • 1 medium onion, finely diced
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1tbsp chopped basil
  • 1 tbsp chopped parsley
  • ½ tsp salt and coarse ground black pepper

Method

  1. Bring a large pan of salted water to the boil, add the spaghetti and stir as it softens to make sure it doesn’t stick together.
  2. Pour the olive oil into a heavy bottom frying pan, add the plant-based bacon, diced onion, basil and garlic and gently fry until the onion is soft then add the wine and simmer for 2 minutes.
  3. When cooked, remove the spaghetti from the boiling water and add to the pan with the bacon, garlic, basil and onion in.
  4. Toss the spaghetti well, making sure it is completely coated in the oil.
  5. In a bowl, mix together the CRACKD No-Egg-Egg, cream, parmesan, salt and pepper.
  6. Pour the cream mix onto the spaghetti turning well to ensure it is fully coated
  7. As soon as the cream starts to bubble remove from the heat and divide into serving bowls.
  8. Serve with the parsley, a grind of black pepper and extra plant-based Parmesan sprinkled on top.

Recipe by CRACKD, crackd.com