Truffle Linguine with Tomatoes and Pancetta

A simple pasta dish with tomatoes, pancetta and the basil leaves. The recipe calls for truffle linguine, but you can use other pasta as a substitute. Prosciutto can be used in place of pancetta to give this simple pasta dish a flavour boost.

  • 200 g Truffle linguine©angiesrecipes
  • 2 tbsp Olive oil
  • 80 g Pancetta, roughly chopped
  • 1 Shallot, diced
  • 2 Tomatoes, finely chopped
  • Salt and freshly ground black pepper
  • Some fresh basil leaves
  1. Cook truffle linguine in a large saucepan of boiling salted water, following packet directions, 8-10 minutes. Drain.
  2. Meanwhile heat a little of olive oil in a skillet over medium heat. Add in chopped pancetta and cook until golden and crisp, about 3-4 minutes.
  3. Add in diced shallot and stir fry until aromatic. Add in the diced tomatoes, olive oil and pasta. Toss over low heat to combine. Season with salt and pepper. Top with basil leaves.
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alison 8/8/10 10:23

your pasta dish looks very tempting!

busygran 8/8/10 10:41

I love the sound of this dish - it's easy to make and delicious!

MaryMoh 8/8/10 11:36

Looks very delicious. I once ate a seafood linguine dish at an Italian restaurant...very delicious. I have to try cooking.

Cooking Gallery 8/8/10 11:44

Angie, your linguine sounds very light and yummy. Great job!

Zurin 8/8/10 12:05

Oh that looks delicious Angie! so yum.

Nadji 8/8/10 12:59

Un plat de pâtes plein de goût et de saveurs.
Bon dimanche et à bientôt.

Joanne 8/8/10 13:26

Simple pasta dishes make the world go round. Love this!

kitchen flavours 8/8/10 13:54

Simple... but looks very tempting!

Christine Ho 8/8/10 14:26

I always love simple pasta with fresh ingredients. Tomatoes, pancetta and the basil are my fav. ingredients. It's good to get them in one plate.

Belinda @zomppa 8/8/10 14:30

Looks delicious - truffle and prosciutto? I wonder if I could add truffle oil if I can't find truffle pasta?

Stella 8/8/10 14:59

Truffle pasta! I need to look for that-sounds so decadent. Oh, and I love pasta dishes made with fresh sautéed tomato. That's so summery!

Heather S-G 8/8/10 15:14

Truffle linguine!? Heaven!!! This dish is absolutely stunning...and it sounds flippin' amazing...I want some!!!!

Kate 8/8/10 15:32

That dish looks scrumptious! Have you ever tried drizzling it with truffle oil?

Mary Bergfeld 8/8/10 15:59

What a lovely dish. I love seafood with pasta and yours looks remarkable. I hope you are having a great day. Blessings...Mary

Joy 8/8/10 16:37

Great images. That looks just lovely. I didn't know there was truffle linguine.

nora@ffr 8/8/10 17:00

angiee i lovee the addition of basil leaves :) wanna have some!! mmmmm yumm

J e l e n a 8/8/10 17:10

so few ingredients and so great a dish a great cook make!

Shirley @ Kokken69 8/8/10 17:38

Truffle Linguini... Good idea. I can probably make fresh pasta with Truffle shavings mixed in with the dough...

The Cilantropist 8/8/10 17:55

Mmm, these flavors sound amazing, and I love both proscuitto or pancetta so either would be good for me! :)

Unknown 8/8/10 18:24

Truffle Linguine? YUM! Add all those other good's like heaven on a plate!

Anonymous 8/8/10 19:06

This looks delicious and simple! A perfect meal :)

Puja 8/8/10 19:58

simple, colorful .. perfect!

Baking Barrister 8/8/10 20:08

I have never seen truffle pasta! Now I need to find some.

fimere 8/8/10 20:20

un plat vraiment appétissant
c'est magnifique
bonne soirée

Cristina 8/8/10 22:35

I need to find that truffle linguine! I luv this dish, good & flavorful ingredients - fresh!

Terrianne, Call me Ree 8/8/10 22:57

Truffle linguini...Wow! This looks gorgeous. =)

Bo 8/8/10 23:30

Simple and delicious!

Shriya 8/8/10 23:51

Inviting pics and delicious recipe. Thanks for sharing.

Carol 9/8/10 02:38

Looks delicious! Truffle linguine sounds interesting! I've had truffles one time, in a cooking class! Seems to be very versatile!

♥peachkins♥ 9/8/10 02:59

where can I get those delicious truffle linguine??? I don't see that here..

Eileen 9/8/10 03:36

I love pancetta. Very attractive dish Angie!


Gorgeous pasta dish! I'll have to look for the linguine

chow and chatter 9/8/10 05:07

oh my I am in heaven wheres my plate!

Diana's Cocina 9/8/10 06:03

This would be perfect for a dinner party! It look delicious.

Elin Chia 9/8/10 06:04

Angie..this is my kind of pasta. Love this with lots of basil leaves :) Thanks for sharing the recipe, simple and delicious :)

Unknown 9/8/10 08:07

WOW!! What a colorful n yummy dish!!

Ivy 9/8/10 11:31

The best things in life are simple ones! Love all the ingredients.

Bakericious 9/8/10 11:35

the dish looks colorful and yummy

Rosa's Yummy Yums 9/8/10 11:54

Simple, but complex tasting! Mmmhhh...



Carla and Michael 9/8/10 13:43

Love the truffle linguine. I wish I could find exquisite pastas like that here. Beautiful pasta dish.

☺lani☺ 9/8/10 14:15

You made me hungry, I didn't eat much all day, just vegetables... now I feel like eating your pasta lol! Looks yum!

Vrinda 9/8/10 15:17

Tempting n colorful pasta..

3 hungry tummies 9/8/10 15:25

I must try to look for truffle pasta. Beautiful looking dish!

Unknown 9/8/10 17:04

Looks so inviting!! The combination of ingredients sound divine.

whatsfordinneracrossstatelines 9/8/10 18:41

This is making my stomach growl, it's everything I love on a plate!

FOODESSA 9/8/10 19:22

Having fresh tomato with this type of linguini must be incredible. I haven't seen this flavour before. It's been noted for the next time I go to the gourmet shop.

Very beautiful capture of such an appetizing pasta dish.

Ciao for now,

Juliana 9/8/10 19:34

Oh! I never had truffle is something that I'd love to try...the pasta dish looks so beautiful and SO tasty :-)

Anonymous 9/8/10 20:22

This looks to die for!

Chef Dennis Littley 9/8/10 22:27

The simplest dishes are the best sometimes....but Truffle Linguine!!! wow there is nothing simple about that! What a great pasta dish!

Sarah Naveen 9/8/10 23:36

Beautiful pic..mouthwatering recipe...yummy yumm!!

tigerfish 10/8/10 02:02

Truffle linguine - sounds very luxurious :D. I recently made a vegetarian pasta dish with linguine too :) ..of course, I do not have truffle linguine :O

Katie@Cozydelicious 10/8/10 03:08

Yum! This is totally my kind of food. I love the flavord here.

grace 10/8/10 12:11

this is a perfect pasta dish--i love the use of fresh tomatoes and of course, pancetta is always a welcome addition! classic and tasty, angie--bravo!

Xiaolu @ 6 Bittersweets 10/8/10 15:48

I don't think I've ever tried anything with truffle flavor before. From the look of it, it's quite the treat.

Reeni 10/8/10 18:26

This pasta is right up my alley Angie! Packed with everything I love. Congratulations on Top 9 today!

Chef E 10/8/10 19:50

I love anything with truffles, so this would be a fav if I was over for dinner!

mysimplefood 10/8/10 21:33

Hmmm yummy! I love a good pasta anytime.

Trissa 11/8/10 00:00

Such a simple yet very very elegant pasta dish! I can imagine how the hint of truffle would elevate this dish to a new level.

My Little Space 11/8/10 02:55

Hey Angie, congrats on your top 9! This pasta looks fantastic. Well done! Sorry for the late visit, I was busy preparing the Ghost Festival celebration. Hope you're having a great day.
Cheers, kristy

4evaRisa 11/8/10 04:32

I also question where to get Truffle Linguine. I guess in any fancy specialty shop? I know i could find it in Manhattan, like at Balducci's or Zabar's or someplace like that but where I live I can't even find Perciatelli. If I tried to find this it would be impossible. The recipe looks absolutely delicious though. I would love it.

Angie's Recipes 11/8/10 06:24

Kate: I haven't, but I definitely will next time. :-))
4evaRisa: I got them from one local store here in Germany. I guess you might have to look out for them in the specialty stores or online.

Thank you, guys! I am really that this on made it to top 9!


pigpigscorner 11/8/10 18:31

Looks and sounds amazing! I hope I can find some of that truffle pasta!

sweetlife 11/8/10 20:47

beautiful dish, purely perfection...i also lve the rec currant bars, great recipes


A Canadian Foodie 12/8/10 23:49

I love truffle oil and anything truffle flavoured... and with summer fresh tomatoes. YUM!

OysterCulture 14/8/10 21:39

Sounds amazing, simple and savory - in other words it has my name on it.

Devaki 15/8/10 02:21

In one word - DIVINE!


Bren 15/8/10 19:00

I don't do pork or any derivative, but this sure looks good. The truffle does me in!

Whats Cookin Italian Style Cuisine 16/8/10 14:24

this dish is amazing looking, I am going to bookmark it so when I finally get this kitchen done its a must too!

Justin 19/8/10 19:57

this is so totally the kind of food i love


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