Creamy Goat’s Cheese Spaghetti Recipe with Spinach, Bacon and Mushrooms

Spaghetti Recipe

This spaghetti recipe is one of those dishes that you just look at and feel sure that you shouldn’t be eating it. It seems to tick too many naughty boxes to be good for you.

Well, good news: following a workout, this is a well-deserved treat to be enjoyed without a smidgen of guilt. The carbohydrate in the spaghetti will be redirected to your muscles to aid recovery and help promote lean muscle growth.

 

Max Lowery
4.34 from 3 votes
Prep Time 10 mins
Cook Time 15 mins
Course Main Course
Cuisine Italian
Servings 1
Calories 912 kcal

Ingredients
  

  • 100 g spaghetti
  • 2 tbsps olive oil
  • ½ onion diced
  • 2 strips bacon chopped
  • 50 ml vegetable stock hot
  • 100 g frozen peas
  • 60 g goats cheese –60g soft goat’s cheese
  • 50 g spinach
  • salt and freshly ground black pepper

Instructions
 

  • Cook the pasta according to the packet instructions.
  • Meanwhile, heat the oil in a large frying pan, then add the onion and cook for 3 minutes until starting to soften. Add the bacon, cook for a further 5 minutes, then pour in the stock and bring to the boil. Simmer for a few minutes until the liquid has reduced slightly.
  • Stir in the peas, followed by the goat’s cheese, until the cheese has melted and the peas are defrosted. Quickly stir through the spinach to wilt. Drain the pasta and mix with the sauce. Season with salt and black pepper to taste.

Nutrition

Calories: 912kcalCarbohydrates: 97gProtein: 32gFat: 45gSaturated Fat: 14gCholesterol: 30mgSodium: 477mgPotassium: 826mgFiber: 10gSugar: 12gVitamin A: 6180IUVitamin C: 58mgCalcium: 192mgIron: 5mg
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RECIPE BY MAX LOWERY FROM THE 2 MEAL DAY

the 2 meal day Max Lowery is a personal trainer and online health coach who trains many high-profile celebrity clients, influencers and tastemakers, including some of the world’s top models. In The 2-Meal Day, Max Lowery introduces intermittent fasting – eat just two meals a day, either breakfast and lunch or lunch and dinner – to burn fat and get fit fast.

Ditch the calorie-counting and the sugar highs and lows and enjoy two meals a day alongside Max’s workouts for a leaner, fitter, healthier body.

The 2 Meal Day by Max Lowery is published by Kyle Books. Photography by Kate Whitaker and Michelle Beatty.

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