Yield: 4 servings
|8 ounces||Sliced bacon (about 10 slices) cut into 1" squares|
|8 ounces||Dry thin pasta, such as capellini or vermicelli; or 1 pkg (9 oz)|
|Angel hair pasta|
|2 cups||Sour cream|
|¼ cup||Chopped chives or thinly sliced green onions, including tops|
|1 cup||Grated parmesan cheese|
In a wide fry pan; cook bacon over medium heat until crisp. Spoon off and discard all but 3 TBSP of the drippings; keep pan with bacon warm over lowest heat.
In a 5 - 6 quart pan; cook pasta in three quarts boiling water just until tender to bite (@3 minutes for dry capellini. 8-10 minutes for dry vermicelli, and 1 to 2 minutes for fresh angel hair pasta); or cook according to package directions. After adding the pasta to the boiling water, spoon ½ c of the sour cream into each of 4 wide, shallow bowls; place bowls in a 200 degree oven while completing cooking.
Drain pasta well; add pasta and chives to bacon in the pan. Mix lightly, using two forks. Spoon an equal portion of pasta mixture into each warm bowl. Make a nest in the center of each; slip in an egg yolk. Mix each portion individually and sprinkle with cheese.
Makes 4 servings.
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