Shirataki Noodles with Bacon and Basil

Shirataki Noodles with Bacon and Basil
Recipe type: Pork, Salads
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  • 1 pound package ShiratakI Noodles
  • ¼ cup olive oil
  • 6 garlic cloves, chopped
  • 4 ounces bacon, chopped
  • ¼ teaspoon dried crushed red pepper
  • 1½ pounds cherry tomatoes
  • 3 tablespoons shredded basil
  • 1¼ cups grated Parmesan cheese, divided
  • 1 small can of chicken broth
  • salt and freshly ground pepper to taste
  1. Rinse Shirataki Noodles very well under warm water. Drain on paper towels until ready to use.
  2. Meanwhile, heat oil in large skillet over medium-high heat. Add garlic; stir 30 seconds. Add bacon and crushed red pepper; sauté until bacon is crisp, about 4 minutes.
  3. Add tomatoes; sauté until soft, about 4 minutes.
  4. Into a large pot, transfer tomato mixture and pasta.
  5. Add ¾ cup cheese and 2 tablespoons basil. Toss over medium heat until cheese melts and sauce coats pasta, adding chicken stock by ¼ cupfuls if dry.
  6. Season with salt and pepper.
  7. Transfer to bowl. Sprinkle with remaining tablespoon of basil.
  8. Serve remaining cheese alongside.