• Friday , 17 November 2017

noodles

Pho Ha

Pho Ha

There are a few things on my food Bucket List that I know I should have tried by this point in my life, but I haven’t.  Pho was one of them.  I KNOW, I KNOW!!!  It’s just that, there are ...

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Sakura Mandarin Dim Sum and Sushi

Sakura Mandarin Dim Sum and Sushi

I have been OBSESSED with soup dumplings lately!  To get my fix, we headed to Sakura Mandarin Dim Sum in China Town.  We started with hot and sour soup, then pork soup dumplings, and ended the meal with Singapore street noodles ...

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Chicken Noodle Soup

Chicken Noodle Soup

When your child is sick, it calls for only one thing: Chicken Noodle Soup.  Whether it’s made with pastina, vegetables, or just plain egg noodles in broth, soup is the cure-all for anything that ails you.  I started with the ...

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Spaghetti Bolognese with Asparagus

Spaghetti Bolognese with Asparagus

One of my son’s favorite meals is Spaghetti Bolognese (“meat sauce”).  He absolutely loves it and once even asked for it off the menu when we were out to eat (I was so proud!).  Since I love veggies, I sauteed cut asparagus ...

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Pasta with Garden Tomatoes and Basil

Pasta with Garden Tomatoes and Basil

  When I was younger, my mom had a beautiful house in West Chester (PA) with a big pool in the back, and plenty of room for gardening; I loved this house, and I miss it so much.  There was ...

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Orecchiette with Roasted Vegetables and Fresh Herbs

Orecchiette with Roasted Vegetables and Fresh Herbs

I love pasta in pretty much any way, shape, or form.  For this dish I roasted eggplant, squash, zucchini, tomatoes, and asparagus with EVOO, salt and pepper.  I tossed with cooked orecchiette, fresh basil, and served with Locatelli cheese.  I ...

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Cacio e Pepe

Cacio e Pepe

Oh.  My.  Goodness.  I’ve seen photos, I’ve heard stories, but I’ve never had Cacio e Pepe (“Cheese and Pepper”) so it was time to make the leap.  All I can say is WOW!  It was stupid simple to make and ...

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Talluto’s Pappardelle with Rose Sauce and Fresh Basil

Talluto’s Pappardelle with Rose Sauce and Fresh Basil

Apparently I’m a glutton for punishment because this year I decided to give up pasta and potatoes for Lent.  WHAT?!  Yes!  Believe it or not, I went the entire Lenten period without them and I’m pretty proud of myself.  My ...

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