Step: 1/9

Wash, halve and deseed the chillies, then finely chop.

Step: 2/9

Peel and dice the onion and garlic.

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Heat 4 tbsp olive oil in a saucepan and saute the onion and garlic until softened and translucent.

Step: 4/9

Wash and dice the tomatoes.

Step: 5/9

Dice the bacon very finely.

Step: 6/9

Add to the pan and fry briefly. Add the tomatoes. Stir in the tomato paste, salt and pepper and simmer for 10 minutes.

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In the meantime, cook the penne in boiling salted water according to the pack instructions. Drain and mix with the remaining olive oil.

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Pour the sauce through a sieve. Mix with the pasta.

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Serve garnished with basil strips and sprinkled with fresh Parmesan.