No time? This five-ingredient meal’s a midweek winner
Bacon, Rocket, Mangetout, Spaghetti, chilli
COSTS £5 -£1.25 per serving
Boil the spaghetti for 12 minutes or until al dente. Fry off diced bacon and (optional) garlic.
Put a bag of rocket (roughly chopped) and a teaspoon of chopped chilli in a bowl. Place the mangetout in a colander and drain the pasta directly onto it. toss all the ingredients together with a glug of olive oil, season and finish with shavings of Parmesan if you have it on hand.
Serves 4 people or 2 dinners and 2 lunches