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Bolognese Sauce

Bolognese Sauce

  Bolognese Sauce is just another fabulous pasta variation. I probably could eat pasta several days a week. It’s so versatile to accommodate any occasion whether it be celebratory, romantic, or just a family night meal. One night I was skimming through my Instagram and […]

Pasta with Clam Sauce

Pasta with Clam Sauce

Pasta with Clam Sauce is an enticing alternative to a tomato-based sauce dish ! It’s light, yet flavorful. The butter and wine sauce combined with garlic, herbs and clams creates a sauce which lightly coats your pasta. Minimal time is required to create what could become a  family favorite in […]

Fettuccine Alfredo

Fettuccine Alfredo

  Fettuccini Alfredo is a commonly requested comfort food in this residence. Add some grilled chicken or shrimp, and you have a meal. Add a salad on the side to balance out the meal. Fresh pasta is not to be dismissed as essential to make […]

A Salute to Amatrice, Italy

A Salute to Amatrice, Italy

  Pasta All’Amatriciana is a specialty dish of Amatrice, Italy, home of last week’s catastrophic earthquake. On the radio this past weekend, I heard that restaurants near the area were creating this dish and sending proceeds to the affected town. My heart truly breaks for the loss […]

Florentine Italian Sausage Pasta

Florentine Italian Sausage Pasta

Florentine Italian Sausage Pasta is a quick and spicy favorite in our house, especially when time is a factor. With school around the corner, this will be back on our menu of choices for sure! If you are lucky enough to have any of it […]

Stuffed Italian Meatball Sliders

Stuffed Italian Meatball Sliders

  Stuffed Italian Meatball Sliders are full of juicy flavor!  My Italian meatball recipe from my  Meatballs Marinara post was used and improvised to create this grilling sensation! This 4th of July holiday weekend was the perfect time to try it out! So, I put my […]

Savory Mushroom Risotto

Savory Mushroom Risotto

  Early Sunday morning, my cousin messaged me and asked if I knew how to make mushroom risotto. Her niece posted a picture of it while she was in Italy and it left her with a desire to taste it closer to home. I had made risotto […]

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Pasta

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Pasta

Fire Roasted Tomato Basil Pasta is a mouthful of flavor in one bite. It’s a beautiful creation which bursts of colors! We know the more colorful the ingredients, the better it is for you, right? I have fresh herbs growing and wanted to take advantage […]