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Shiitake & Cottage Cheese Spaghetti

Serves: 4Prep time: 5 MinutesCook time: 15 Mins


320g spaghetti or similar pasta of choice

250g streaky bacon, diced
1 punnet Denny Shiitake Mushrooms, sliced

250g full cream smooth cottage cheese

Olive oil, for cooking
Salt and pepper, to taste

Fresh rocket, for garnish


Bring a large pot of salted water to a boil.
Cook the spaghetti until al dente.
Reserve one cup of pasta cooking water then drain.

While the pasta is cooking, heat a drizzle of olive oil in a large frying pan.
Add the bacon and cook until deeply golden brown and crispy.
Remove with a slotted spoon and set aside in a large bowl.

Add the Denny Shiitake mushrooms to the pan with the residual fat and cook until golden.
Season lightly with salt and pepper.

Add the shiitakes to the bowl of bacon along with the spaghetti and cottage cheese.

Gently fold everything together and as you mix add a few splashes of pasta water to keep things silky.

Keep mixing until the cottage cheese coats every noodle.

Taste to adjust seasoning.

Serve with a little pile of fresh rocket and enjoy!