Carbonara Sauce

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recipe by Kenwood

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based on 192 ratings

Carbonara Sauce is great served with freshly cooked pasta and topped with fresh herbs, such as parsley or chives. You will need to start cooking the pasta separately on the hob just before you start this sauce recipe in your kCook bowl.

recipe updated Oct 10, 2023


  • Parmesan cheese icon
    Parmesan cheese
    50 g
  • Pancetta icon
    200 g
  • Olive oil icon
    Olive oil
    1 tablespoon
  • Garlic clove icon
    Garlic clove
  • Egg yolk icon
    Egg yolk
  • Double cream icon
    Double cream
    170 g
  • Cooked pasta icon
    Cooked pasta
    400 g


  • kCook icon Wooden spoon
  • kCook icon kCook Multi
  • kCook icon Heatproof bowl
  • kCook icon Kcook bowl
  • kCook icon Small bowl

Step preview

  1. Fit extra fine grating disc (1) to direct prep attachment
  2. Fit direct prep attachment to kCook Multi
  3. Turn direct prep attachment to position 2
  4. Grate parmesan cheese into a clean small bowl with direct prep attachment then set aside
  5. Fit stir tool to kCook bowl
  6. Add olive oil to the kCook bowl
  7. Fit kCook bowl to kCook Multi
  8. Attach lid to kCook bowl
  9. Heat with filler cap removed - 98°C, speed 3
  10. Then add pancetta to the kCook bowl
  11. Add garlic clove to the kCook bowl
  12. Cook with filler cap removed - 3 min, 98°C, speed 3
  13. Drain content of kCook bowl into heatproof bowl
  14. Clean kCook bowl
  15. Fit whisk tool to kCook bowl
  16. Add egg yolk and double cream to the kCook bowl
  17. Fit kCook bowl to kCook Multi
  18. Transfer content of small bowl to kCook bowl
  19. Attach lid to kCook bowl with filler cap fitted
  20. Cook with filler cap fitted - 2 min, 75°C, speed 6
  21. Transfer content of heatproof bowl to kCook bowl
  22. Cook with filler cap removed - 1 min, 75°C, speed 4
  23. Then add cooked pasta to the kCook bowl
  24. Mix with filler cap removed - 30 sec, 62°C, speed 4
  25. Season
  26. Serve
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