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Tag: Pasta

Orecchiette with Sausage, Broccoli Rabe and Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

Orecchiette with Sausage, Broccoli Rabe and Roasted Cherry Tomatoes

I was hesitant to post this only because I’ve been hard on myself about the quality of the photos. For some reason I couldn’t get the lighting to work out that day. The shadows were too harsh and the colors too saturated because of the […]

Beef Ragu with Pappardelle Pasta

Beef Ragu with Pappardelle Pasta

I’ve meant to make this dish for years now, but since we live in Georgia, and Georgia’s quite hot, I can’t bring myself to have the stove on for 5 hours simmering a sauce. Now that it was a crisp 50 degrees this morning, I […]

Garlic Chicken and Artichoke Pasta

Garlic Chicken and Artichoke Pasta

Garlic Chicken and Artichoke Pasta (adapted from grouprecipes.com) – Serves 4 Ingredients: 8 oz. angel hair pasta 1 lb. chicken tenderloins, cut into 1 inch cubes 1 pint baby portabella mushrooms, washed and sliced 1/2 onion, diced 5 cloves garlic, minced 6 oz. jar of […]

Pasta with Clam Sauce

Pasta with Clam Sauce

I wanted to make a pasta without tomato sauce for once, but with fresh tomatoes instead. I also wanted to try putting some fresh herbs in the sauce from our garden (yes, after 31 years I finally have a garden). I used rosemary, thyme and […]

Shells Stuffed with Homemade Turkey Sausage

Shells Stuffed with Homemade Turkey Sausage

Yea I know, this picture looks far from neatly composed or elegant. But I was hungry and this was all I got before I ate it. So deal with it. I stuffed these shells with the turkey sausage I made in the last recipe, with […]

Pasta with Smoked Turkey Sausage and Onions

Pasta with Smoked Turkey Sausage and Onions

Pasta with smoked turkey sausage and onions for an easy weeknight dinner.

Spinach and Bacon Pasta

Spinach and Bacon Pasta

A cross between a Bacon & Spinach Salad and Pasta Carbonara, with hot bacon dressing.