Pasta Carbonara~ From StoneGable's Kitchen

1 box spaghetti, cooked according to directions, drained reserving 1/2-1 cup pasta water
2 TBS good olive oil 
4 ounces pancetta or  bacon, cut into small chunks
4 garlic cloves, finely chopped or pressed
2 large eggs 
1 cup Parmesan, grated 
pepper
handful of fresh parsley, chopped

While the spaghetti is cooking, heat oil in a large skillet over medium heat. Add pancetta (my vote) or bacon. Cook until crisp. Add garlic and  cook for 1 minute. Add drained pasta to the pan and stir to mix, about 2 minutes while still on the heat. Remove from heat.

Beat eggs in a bowl and add Parmesan cheese. Beat to incorporate. Add egg mixture to the spaghetti and vigorously mix to gently cook the egg mixture without scrambling the eggs. Add hot past water until the consistency is creamy. Serve with additional Parmesan cheese.
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