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Category: Pasta

Caprese Tortellini Salad

So this is a recipe I made up because I was using things I had in the house. It is now one of my favorites. 2 bags of frozen tortellini […]

Spicy Gnocchi

I needed some comfort food today so I made this for breakfast. One pound frozen gnocchi 4 quarts water 2 teaspoons salt One tablespoon butter Three tablespoons grated cheese 3 […]

The One Pounder

It is my grandsons birthday and I wanted to make him something special. My daughter was making the cake so what else could I do? Then it came to me […]

Pesto Pasta with Asparagus and Peas

I love pesto but I make mine without nuts because of my family allergies. I make a large batch then freeze it in small six ounce containers. I found a […]

Spaghetti Marinara

This was one of my favorite Friday night meals. Its fast, easy and meatless. Now I make it with spiral vegetables but I still love my pasta. 6 cloves of […]

Valentine Crazy

  I always loved Valentines Day and can’t help from going crazy. If it can be formed into a heart I do it. This year I made heart shaped meatball. […]

Angie’s Pasta

Angie is my Mom and she could cook anything. She got on a pasta kick for years and we made every kind of pasta you can think of. She would […]

The Bachelor Meal

I did not cook this but my son did. Hopefully he used serving plates but he put together a great meal. Rib eye steaks grilled on his green egg at […]

Mushrooms and Mushroom Ravioli

Stop what you are doing. Read this recipe. Go out and buy the ingredients. Start cooking. Then be prepared for all the compliments. This is too good and so easy. […]

Spicy Cauliflower and Tomato Pasta

Cauliflower has been so inexpensive all year. I have made it every way possible. This is a recipe that I make when I need a quick meatless meal. 4 cups […]

Pesto Pasta and Peas

This is the time to harvest your basil. What a treat. I love pesto and I don’t even measure anymore when I make it but this is a good approximation. […]

Scallion Pancakes

  I have always loved scallion pancakes but never made them. Last week I made them twice. Don’t get excited. They are easy but time consuming. Plus I had to […]

Linguine with Clam Sauce

Whenever I sit at the beach I am starving and thinking about food. Nothing is better than beach food. My friend Joan was talking and her favorite meal is linguine with […]

Pasta with Anchovies

My Dad loved this dish because he loved anchovies. Every Italian makes it just a little different. I actually had to measure all the ingredients because I always eyeball it. […]