Egg Pasta Recipe

It just doesn’t get more easy and more affordable than this egg pasta recipe.

We assure you that you can make this recipe for 10 people under $10. Ideal for students! Basically it’s just pasta and egg..

Yet easy and affordable, this egg pasta recipe is actually great in taste. It’s based on the authentic Carbonara recipe only without all other ingredients such as the meat and cheese.

If you have egg and pasta, you can make this egg pasta recipe. And there lots of room for improvising here. With the recipe we really need your inspiration.

egg pasta recipe

We will teach you the basic technique. However we want to promote that you use some of your own imagination for this recipe. You got this! You don’t need any skills for this recipe, only a pan and some balls to go out of your comfort zone . Ah, and check your fridge to pimp this egg pasta recipe!

Techniques you’ll learn with this recipe

  • How to add leftovers and food at home to make a great pasta
  • How to use egg as a condiment for pasta
  • How to safe money

With the recipe you want to invest

  • About 12 minutes in total
  • Less than $1 for a 1 person meal

Egg Pasta Recipe step-by-step

Ingredients for an Egg Pasta Recipe

Ingredient How much Imperial How much Metric
Water to boil pasta A big pan A big pan
Penne or other pasta 7 ounces 200 grams
Egg 2-3 egg 2-3 eggs
Salt & Pepper A pinch A Pinch
Anything you have left at home to add to the recipe

Egg Pasta Recipe Preparation

  • Mix the eggs in a bowl and season generously.
  • That’s it! Easy!

Egg Pasta Recipe Cooking Instructions

  1. Cook the pasta al Dente. Read here how to cook pasta to perfection.
  2. Drain the pasta and put back in the pan
  3. Put on lowest heat
  4. Add the eggs and stir until the whisked egsg are all around the macaroni
  5. That’s it. The egg will cook due to the heat of the macaroni.
  6. To make this recipe a bit more interesting you might want to add something you have at home.
    • Add some soya sauce in the end.
    • Fry some onion and garlic.
    • Canned vegetables such as corn or peas
    • Boil a carrot! You can even boil an egg to add!
    • Have some leftover salami or ham or tuna to add
    • Curry spices, any spice!
    • Be creative, be cheap!