Enjoy the simple pleasure of pasta with 50% off on World Pasta Day

Life is too short not to indulge. And what’s not to love about indulging in pasta? Pasta is versatile, easy to cook with and – far from popular belief  can be as nutritious as it is tasty. So on Wednesday 25th October 2017, we’ll be joining the rest of the world and celebrating World Pasta Day.
 
Originating in Rome, Italy in 1995, the day of pasta is all about indulging in the simple pleasures of life. And there is no better place to enjoy World Pasta Day than at Pasta Pantry at the MLC Centre. Be it linguini, farfalle, fusilli or good old-fashioned spaghetti, you are bound to find fresh, quality ingredients to satisfy your appetite and warm your soul at Pasta Pantry.
 
Pasta Pantry will be offering 50% off all medium and large pasta dishes on 25th October 2017. Snap up some linguini pesto or penne napoli to take back to the office to share with your colleagues, or take some spaghetti bolognese or chicken tortellini home with you for an easy celebration of World Pasta Day at home.
 
Want to satisfy your craving for pasta in the kitchen? The Pasta Pantry have shared a special recipe just for our MLC customers.
 

Mushroom, Bacon & Olive Oil Pasta

 
Ingredients
250 grams Rummo spiral pasta
300 grams sliced mushrooms
4 tablespoons olive oil
200 grams chopped bacon
1 sliced onion
2 cloves of crushed garlic
Salt and cracked pepper to taste
3 tablespoons chopped parsley
Parmesan cheese to taste
 
Method
Cook pasta in a large pot of salted boiling water, until aldente (as per cooking instructions).
Heat a large fry pan on medium to high heat, pour in 1 tablespoon of olive oil and sliced mushrooms, cook until mushrooms have a slight golden colour and have released all moisture. Set mushrooms aside.
In the same pan, heat 80ml of olive oil, add sliced onion and cook for 5-8 minutes, then add bacon and cook for a further 3 minutes.
Add garlic, and cook for a further 2 minutes. Return mushrooms to the pan, add salt and cracked pepper and parsley and mix well.
Finally, add pasta and toss until it is well coated and serve with a sprinkle of parmesan cheese. 

 

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MLC Centre
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