Bacon, Pepper and Three Cheese Tortellini


Prep time 5 minutes
Cook time 10 minutes
Serves 4



Barilla Three Cheese Tortellini
100g smoked bacon, diced
1 red chilli, sliced
1 garlic clove, thinly sliced
½ tbsp peppercorns, crushed
1 tbsp dijon mustard
200g Meander Valley Creme Fraiche
75g Ashgrove Peppercorn Cheddar Cheese, grated



Step 1 Add pasta to a pot of well salted boiling water. Cook for approximately 8 minutes.

Step 2 Add bacon, chilli and garlic to a hot pan. Cook until fat begins to render, approximately 3-5 minutes. Add peppercorns, dijon mustard, creme fraiche and cheese, stir until well combined. Add in the pasta, along with 2 to 3 tbsp of pasta water, stir until sauce begins to thicken and pasta is coated.