brown butter asparagus pasta

with bacon

cut the asparagus in bite-sized pieces

mince the garlic

boil the pasta

heat oil in a pan

add bacon

cook until crispy and browned

add asparagus, cook for 3-5 minutes

add garlic, cook until fragrant

stir in salt pepper & chili flakes

transfer to a plate

add butter to the pan

stir until melted

cook until butter starts to turn golden brown

add bacon  & asparagus

drain the pasta

add to the  sauce

add parmesan

add a splash of cooking water

stir until coated and glossy