A simple and tasty pasta with veggies.

  • Prep Time:20 Min
  • Cook Time:20 Min


  • 1 pound linguine, uncooked
  • 1/3 pound sliced bacon, cut in half
  • 1/3 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • 2 cloves garlic, thinly sliced
  • 1/2 pound fresh asparagus, trimmed and cut into 1/2 inch pieces
  • 1 (5 ounce) package baby arugula leaves
  • 1/4 cup fresh lemon juice



  1. Bring a large pot of salted water to boil. Add pasta, and cook until al dente, about 8 to 10 minutes. Drain, and set aside.
  2. Cook bacon in a large skillet over medium heat until browned and crisp. Remove to paper towels. Pour olive oil into skillet, and stir in garlic and asparagus. Cook, stirring, until fragrant, about 1 minute.
  3. Add pasta to skillet. Turn flame off. Toss with arugula, lemon juice, and bacon.
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