Quick & Easy Bacon Pasta Lunch for Kids


Servings: 1



  • 1 cup penne pasta
  • 2 slices short cut bacon, diced
  • 2tsps olive oil
  • Salt & pepper for seasoning (if desired)
  • 2tbs Red Kellys Romano & Chive Dressing



Step 1:

Cook pasta in a boiling pot of water with some salt and 1tsp of olive oil until al dente. Drain and leave aside.

Step 2:

Place bacon in a microwaveable container (or a deep bowl) and drizzle with remaining olive oil. Cook for approximately 3 minutes on high, uncovered. (Depending on the capacity of your microwave, try cooking for 2 minutes and then adding 30 seconds after checking each time until bacon is cooked).

Once cooked, pat dry with some paper towels.

Step 3:

Combine pasta, bacon and Red Kellys Romano & Chive Dressing and toss them until well mixed. Season with salt and pepper, if desired. Place in a thermos immediately.