Pasta with Sweet Tomato Sauce & Crispy ‘Bacon’

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  • Serves


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      50 min

Appears in
Vegan Kids

By Heather Whinney

Published 2021

  • About

You can’t beat a simple pasta and tomato sauce dish – everyone in the family always loves it! This is made sweeter with the addition of a few sun-dried tomatoes and grated carrots, while the crispy vegan ‘bacon’ provides texture and protein.


  • 4–6 vegan ‘bacon’ slices
  • 1 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 1 onion, peeled and finely chopped</


  1. Preheat the oven to 200°C/400°F/Gas 6. Lay out the vegan ‘bacon’ slices on a baking sheet, drizzle with a little of the oil and put in the oven to cook for 15–20 minutes or as per packet instructions. When cooked, remove and chop into pieces.
  2. Meanwhile