Tag Archives: spaghetti

Spaghetti with Italian Sausage

I have recently had a little case of blogger’s block.  I have been feeling like maybe I have already blogged all of my good dishes.  I cook dinner for my family every night, or at least 5 or 6 nights … Continue reading

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Fresh Tomato Pesto

When the tomatoes are ripe and get that intense flavor of summer I love to come up with different uses for them.  This is an uncooked sauce that can be tossed with any type of pasta.  We used it for … Continue reading

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Spaghetti alla Carbonara

This is what I make when I don’t feel like cooking.  I almost always have everything on hand to make this without going to the store.  I’ve posted another version of this dish before, but this one is more simple … Continue reading

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Vegan Puttanesca

There are a few different translations of spaghetti alla puttanesca.  The most widely accepted one being “whore style spaghetti”.  I’m not sure what it has to do with ladies of the night, but I do know that it is tasty … Continue reading

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Thai (Sort of) Peanut Noodles

  I love the peanut sauce from our local Thai restaurant.  Tom Yum is an unassuming little place with friendly service and lighting fast take-out.  We love the salad rolls with peanut dipping sauce.  I decided to try to recreate … Continue reading

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Bolognese with Chicken

     Bolognese with Chicken Here is a simple meat sauce using chicken rather than ground beef.  I use ground chicken thigh meat instead of breast meat.  It has more flavor and won’t dry out like ground white meat chicken will.  … Continue reading

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January 8, 2011 Turkey Meatballs

Turkey Meatballs This recipe was adapted from Marcella Hazan’s Marcella’s Italian Kitchen.  Her books aren’t the glossy, gorgeously photographed cookbooks we are used to today.  Her books are authentic, well written and give great results every time.   In her recipe … Continue reading

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