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Angel Hair Americana Pasta Mueller's Angel Hair

Angel Hair Americana Pasta

This classic Italian pasta dish comes from the area of Rome. Cooked with a smoky hint of bacon and a dash of heat from the crushed red pepper, this is a great quick-to-make recipe for weeknights.

  • Prep Time: 10 min
  • Cook Time: 30 min
  • Serves: 4
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  • 8 ounces Mueller's Angel Hair
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 medium onions, thinly sliced
  • 1 (28 ounce) can whole tomatoes, undrained
  • 6 slices bacon, cooked and chopped
  • 2 teaspoons cider vinegar
  • 1/2 teaspoon sugar
  • 1/4 teaspoon crushed red pepper
  • 1/4 teaspoon salt


Cooking Instructions

  1. Cook pasta according to package directions.
  2. Add olive oil to skillet, heat over medium heat. Add onion, cook and stir 6 to 8 minutes, or until lightly browned. Add tomatoes, breaking up with spoon. Add bacon, vinegar, sugar, salt and crushed red pepper. Bring to a boil over medium heat. Reduce heat to low, simmer uncovered for 10 to 12 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. Toss gently with Angel Hair.