Spooky Halloween Pasta Carbonara with Exotic Mushrooms and Bacon

black pasta carbonara with exotic beech mushrooms.

by Jackie Alpers for Taste

black pasta carbonara with exotic beech mushrooms.
black pasta carbonara with exotic beech mushrooms.

To help us carbo-load for the long trek through the neighborhood every Halloween, my mother would prepare her standard pre-trick-or-treating meal of Kraft’s boxed spaghetti dinner. We loved it.

These days, I’ve upgraded the tradition with a homemade pasta recipe. This spaghetti carbonara recipe is almost as easy to throw together as a boxed mix. And while the black pasta is much spookier looking, it’s still elegant enough to serve at a Halloween-themed adult dinner party.

Get the recipe at Taste Cooking.

black on black food photography of a stack of black bean pasta.
black on black food photography of a stack of black bean pasta.

 

Exotic beech mushrooms
Exotic beech mushrooms

 

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