Category Archives: Pasta

Wild Mushroom Ravioli with Wild Mushroom Sauce

Like Me? Please Share MeWhat to do on a cold winter day? Make Ravioli! But instead of traditional ravioli let’s make something different. I have a huge jar of dried wild mushrooms and I made a delicious mushroom duxelles with … Continue reading

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Not So Traditional Lasagne

Like Me? Please Share Me Lasagne is one of my absolute favorite Italian dishes. My Mother would make this delicious layered dish for special occasions and for all of my years of cooking I made it exactly like her original … Continue reading

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Homemades (Fresh Pasta)

Like Me? Please Share Me Most Italians call fresh pasta “Homemades”.  Yep, that was the word Mom used to let us know we were going to have fresh pasta for Sunday Dinner.  (I know I have told you in the … Continue reading

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Homemade Ravioli With Homemade Pasta Dough

Like Me? Please Share Me About 5 months ago I stopped eating Gluten:  No bread or pasta, nothing with flour, white or whole wheat.  No cakes, pies, or cookies.  I did this because I know several people who have joined … Continue reading

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You Say Tomato I Say Tomato Too

Like Me? Please Share Me How beautiful is the picture of this tomato?  This season the tomatoes are more delicious, more juicy, more colorful, more of everything then they have been for the last few years.  At least in Florida. … Continue reading

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Decadence At It’s Best!!!!

Like Me? Please Share Me There is only one word for Lobster Mac and Cheese – Decadence!!!! I recently catered a party at which the Lobster Mac and Cheese was the headliner on the menu.  I made this outrageously deliciously … Continue reading

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Pasta Fagioli – Deliciouso!!!

Like Me? Please Share Me Meaty Ham Bone Makes a Great Pasta Fagioli When I cleaned out my freezer the other day I found the ham bone from Easter Brunch.  It didn’t take much for me to decide to make … Continue reading

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The Best Fresh Pasta EVER!!!

Like Me? Please Share Me This Blog may not mean much to you unless you are into making your own fresh pasta or you are adventurous enough to try it for the first time.  Please try making it following my … Continue reading

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