Creamy Bacon Pasta With Coffee Spice Rubbed Scallops

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cindy sandberg

By
@cindyLs

This is another "Mystery ingredient" challenge entry. I had a lot of fun brainstorming ideas for this one.

Blue Ribbon Recipe

I cannot wait to make this one again for all my seafood loving friends! The coffee really adds a wonderful (and surprising!) flavor to this stand-out dish. The Test Kitchen


Rating:

★★★★★ 19 votes

Comments:
Serves:
4-6
Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
20 Min
Method:
Stove Top

Ingredients

  • PASTA

  • 16 oz
    spaghetti or angel hair pasta, cooked al dente
  • 1 lb
    bacon or pancetta, diced
  • 1 1/2 c
    heavy cream
  • ·
    salt and pepper to taste
  • 3/4 c
    parmesan cheese, grated
  • 1/4 c
    parsley or basil, chiffonade
  • SCALLOPS

  • 2 lb
    medium sized scallops
  • 1 tsp
    ground coffee
  • 1 tsp
    salt
  • 1/2 tsp
    paprika
  • 1/2 tsp
    brown sugar
  • 1/4 tsp
    garlic powder
  • 1/4 tsp
    onion powder
  • 1/8 tsp
    coarse ground black pepper
  • 1 pinch
    corriander

How to Make Creamy Bacon Pasta With Coffee Spice Rubbed Scallops

About Creamy Bacon Pasta With Coffee Spice Rubbed Scallops

Course/Dish: Fish Pasta Seafood
Main Ingredient: Seafood
Regional Style: Italian
Collection: Perfect Pastas




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