Tag: pasta

Un-beet-able red beet pesto pasta

Un-beet-able red beet pesto pasta

Red beet pesto pasta has been such a great discovery, I can’t really tell how much I like it, both for its peculiar, well-balanced taste and for its charming aspect and color!
I am always in the mood to eat vegetables in different ways and as I happened to buy some red beets, I was just wondering what could I do with them.

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Authentic Spaghetti Carbonara Recipe

Authentic Spaghetti Carbonara Recipe

Don’t take this wrong, but for an Italian like me it’s really a pain to see how mistreated is the spaghetti Carbonara recipe all around the web.

I mean, spaghetti carbonara is a luscious, four ingredients recipe which is almost pornographic in its goodness.

 

Nevertheless, even some international superstar chefs everybody follows get it wrong! Yes, I know, I might be slightly melodramatic, but let me ask you a question. What if somebody took your grandma’s best recipe and started giving it all around, completely messed up, passing it off for her best recipe? I bet you won’t be happy. (more…)

Spaghetti al pomodoro fresco – Almost there!

Spaghetti al pomodoro fresco – Almost there!

Buona domenica!

I am very happy today, as I finally found somebody that will take care of creating my logo! I really wanted to have one but I am so terrible in design that I could not dare doing it myself. Step by step, everything is gaining its shape… To celebrate this little achievement, today I decided to grant me a little, juicy treat : spaghetti al pomodoro fresco – spaghetti with fresh tomato sauce. It was so good I decided to share my delight with you.
When it comes to this dish, what I always say is: you might not be able to buy happiness, but you can certainly buy all ingredients to prepare spaghetti, and you’ll be close enough to heaven. (more…)