Tag: pasta

Sardine Spaghetti with Chives
Pasta

Sardine Spaghetti with Chives

Sardine Spaghetti with Chives, a quick and tasty dish utilizing a few pantry staples such as canned sardines and dried pasta. Fresh bread crumbs are toasted til golden brown and then tossed with some snipped chives lending a delicate and subtle onion taste which doesn’t overpower but rather enhances this simple pasta […]

Sweet Crispy Easter Pasta Nests
Dessert

Sweet Crispy Easter Pasta Nests

Turn fresh egg pasta into irresistible Sweet Crispy Easter Pasta Nests which are deep fried till golden brown and drizzled with honey and then topped with candy coated chocolate Easter eggs. Pasta not only makes a comforting first course meal but also can be transformed into a rather playful dessert. Italians have […]

Broccoli and Chicken Farfalle
Pasta

Broccoli and Chicken Farfalle

A hearty pasta dish, Broccoli and Chicken Farfalle. You’ll find that a meal such as this one satisfies both the carnivores and vegetable lovers as well as those who need an occasional carbohydrate fix. After suffering a nasty bout of the flu in the last few weeks, I must say it feels pretty […]

Potato Gnocchi With Tomato Basil Sauce
Pasta

Potato Gnocchi With Tomato Basil Sauce

In this dish, Potato Gnocchi with Tomato Basil Sauce, the humble potato is transformed into a melt-in-your mouth delicacy. Gnocchi are simply the Italian version of dumplings and can be prepared in limitless ways. Just about any sauce will compliment this potato dumpling. Today, there is such an extensive variety […]

Easy Marinara Sauce
Sauces

Easy Marinara Sauce

A simple and Easy Marinara Sauce made with good quality San Marzano canned tomatoes. Canned tomatoes make a delicious Easy Marinara Sauce. The key to making this super easy tomato sauce is good quality San Marzano tomatoes as well as the best and freshest onions, celery, carrots and garlic. You […]

Orecchiette with Rapini and Sausage
Pasta

Orecchiette with Rapini and Sausage

Orecchiette with Rapini and Sausage. A quick, easy and popular pasta dish topped with crunchy flavored bread crumbs and simply perfect for any day of the week. At times we want something different than spaghetti or even fettuccine and Italy certainly has its wide range of pastas with every region […]