Good Ol’ Carbonara.

If you just want a classic, simple pasta dish, I guarantee this carbonara will blow you away. Thanks to Patty for this recipe!


400mL full cream milk
600mL full cream
2 brown onions, finely diced
250g bacon (or more if you love bacon) , sliced
parmesan cheese (to your liking)
one punnet cherry tomatoes , halved
1 tbsp garlic paste
250g sliced mushrooms
500g pasta


1. In a large saucepan, boil water with a good pinch of salt and splash of olive oil. Once boiled, place pasta in saucepan and cook til al den te.

2. Once cooked, drain and set aside.
3. In a frying pan, place garlic paste and onions over medium heat and cook until translucent.
4. Add bacon & mushrooms.
5. Pour milk and cream over bacon mixture, bring to boil and them simmer until sauce becomes thick and just enough to cover the back of a spoon.
6. Pour pasta into the Carbonara sauce and quickly add in parmesan cheese and tomatoes. Stir quickly. Season until liking and serve immediately.

Let me know what you guys think!

Much love,



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