<![CDATA[NBC Connecticut - As Seen On]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcconnecticut.com/on-air/as-seen-onhttp://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC_Connecticut.pngNBC Connecticuthttp://www.nbcconnecticut.comen-usSat, 23 Jul 2016 09:06:49 -0400Sat, 23 Jul 2016 09:06:49 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations<![CDATA[Yard Goat Stadium]]>Fri, 22 Jul 2016 21:05:50 -0400http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/onlin_yard_goats_1200x675_730693699898.jpgThere will be no Yard Goat baseball in Hartford in 2016.]]><![CDATA[Watch NBC Connecticut's Newscasts]]>Mon, 08 Feb 2016 10:00:33 -0400http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/tv+peacock_722_406.jpg

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<![CDATA[Corn and Bacon Pasta]]>Wed, 20 Jul 2016 15:03:47 -0400http://media.nbcconnecticut.com/images/213*120/Corn+and+Bacon+pasta+web.png

Makes 8-10 servings.

Ingredients:

  • 1 pound ditalini pasta - cooked in boiling salted water and drained
  • 1.5 cups reserved pasta cooking water
  • 6 ears corn cut off the cob
  • 6 slices bacon chopped
  • 3 cloves garlic minced
  • 1 pint grape tomatoes – cut in half
  • 1 cup pecorino Romano cheese
  • 1 tablespoon honey
  • Salt and pepper to taste
  • Hot sauce to taste
  • 1-2 tablespoons fresh chopped parsley

Instructions:

  • Cook the pasta in boiling salted water until cooked about 10 minutes.
  • Before straining remove 1.5 cups of pasta water and set aside. 
  • Drain pasta and let rest in the colander. In a large pot add the corn and chopped bacon and cook over medium high heat. 
  • Cook for about 7 minutes or until bacon and corn begins to caramelize. 
  • Add the garlic and tomatoes and cook for 2-3 minutes. Add the reserved pasta water and bring to a simmer. Add the pasta and cook for 2 minutes.
  • Stir in the cheese and honey. Adjust seasoning with salt and pepper and hot sauce to taste. Garnish with parsley.



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