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Published: Fri, 30 Sep 2016 12:46:12 -0500

 



Wood Fired Pizza Restaurants Near Arab Street

Mon, 19 Sep 2016 10:20:55 -0500

Visit wood fired pizza restaurants near Arab Street to enjoy popular Italian food items like Vegantan Red Pizza, Vedurine, Carbonara, Granchio and Capricciosa for vegetarians. However, there are options galore for the meat lovers and non-vegetarians when you get cooked ham, bacon, egg, salami and beef ragu all-in-one spicy BBQ tomato sauce.



A Trip To Italy Is Not The Only Place To Enjoy High Quality Meals

Fri, 16 Sep 2016 08:28:35 -0500

Often spaghetti and pasta comes to someones mind when they think about food with a taste of Italy. In reality, there is much more to discover to the dining experience. Yes, awesome pasta dishes are a major part of it, but it is far from all that an authentic Italy based restaurant has to offer its patrons.



5 Reasons Having a Mobile Pizza Party Is the Best Idea Ever

Wed, 14 Sep 2016 15:07:55 -0500

Who says you can't serve pizza in your party? In fact, hiring a mobile pizza company to do the catering for your party is the best idea you can ever think of. Here are some of the reasons why you should definitely consider serving pizza on any party or get-together.



Best Italian Food Restaurants in Singapore

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 07:32:54 -0500

When you are searching for the best Italian food restaurants in Singapore, explore popular hangouts. The topmost choices include Robertson Quay, Marina Bay Sands, Club Street and East Coast Road where people believe that every table needs attention. They transport you into a different world while serving you just the right way.



Where to Get the Best Pizza in Singapore?

Thu, 05 May 2016 09:58:50 -0500

Get the best pizza in Singapore as there are places galore to look for that authentic Italian taste. Visit Bottura, California Pizza Kitchen, Da Paolo Pizza Bar, Etna Italian Restaurant and House for perfect flavours.



Professional Tips on How to Make Traditional German Spatzle at Home!

Wed, 23 Mar 2016 09:24:17 -0500

Spatzle, also known as knopfle or chnopfle noodles are a basic egg noodle that originated in the southern part of Germany in the Bavaria/Baden-Wurtemburg region, also known as Swabia. This recipe only has 4 ingredients, making it one of the easiest noodle recipes to cook at home. These noodles do great cooled down and saved for future use in casseroles, any kind of pasta recipe, your imagination is your limit! My favorite version is a traditional Swiss variation, which features caramelized onions, herbs and then topped with cheese and baked. Try the recipe and let me know what you think!



Five Must-Try Dishes at Your Local Italian Restaurant

Fri, 18 Mar 2016 08:53:16 -0500

Whenever you go for having a meal at your nearby local Italian restaurant, opt for at least the five must-try dishes. Best options for your lunch or dinner can be Tortellini in Bordo, Fregola con Bottarga, Pancetta Funghi Caprino e Scalogno, Funghi Scamorza e Tartufo and Involtino di Melanzane all'Ortolana.



The Secret Recipe of Neapolitan Pizza

Tue, 08 Dec 2015 07:19:29 -0600

Neapolitan pizza is an authentic Italian delicacy prepared through a traditional method. It uses a wood-fired oven to cook using the ingredients like San Marzano tomatoes and Mozzarella di Bufala.



World Pasta Day

Fri, 23 Oct 2015 10:07:35 -0500

International Pasta Day. A day when everyone can put aside caloric requirements and enjoy a meal that's stood the test of time.



Fasta Pasta: 3 Quick and Easy Grilled Pasta Dishes to Try

Wed, 30 Sep 2015 08:22:24 -0500

Want to try a non-traditional pasta dish? Take out your grill and enjoy making these quick and easy dishes you will surely love!



Ordering Authentic Cuisine In An Italian Restaurant

Fri, 31 Jul 2015 09:29:03 -0500

When you dine in an Italian restaurant, you may be ready to sample the spaghetti or lasagna. Learn about authentic cuisine to help you order real menu items from this region.



Italians And Their Pasta

Wed, 15 Jul 2015 07:54:32 -0500

Pasta has no real origin with different nations having a name for it. The Italians, however, are the ones who claim pasta and majority of pasta dishes as their own. Though the rest of the world defers, there is very little to dispute their claims. Filippo-Tommaso Marinetti, an Italian poet so aptly describe it as - the Italian gastronomic religion.



3 Easy Grilled Pasta Recipes That You Absolutely Must Try

Thu, 21 May 2015 10:14:49 -0500

Planning to cook pasta for dinner tonight? Forget spaghetti and meatballs - take out your grill and make an extra special pasta dish!



Pasta With Prosciutto and Spring Vegetables

Mon, 27 Apr 2015 06:29:17 -0500

Pasta and fresh vegetables are a natural combination. In this dish, the vegetables become the "sauce" - one that's light, easy, and very tasty. Olive oil is an important part of the recipe, so use extra virgin if you can. The salty goodness of prosciutto adds another layer of flavor, but simply omit it and you've got a delectable, satisfying vegetarian dinner.



Pasta With Grilled Shrimp and Garlicky Fresh-Tomato Sauce

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:27:59 -0500

Simple, easy pasta sauces bring great flavor to the table. A few fresh ingredients make an inviting sauce that's rich, yet light enough to complement smoky grilled shrimp.



Butternut-Mushroom Lasagna With Pepperjack Bechamel

Mon, 29 Sep 2014 05:27:25 -0500

Vegetarian lasagna can be as rich and satisfying as pasta dishes with meat. Here, roasted vegetables and a creamy pepperjack b?chamel add both great flavor and depth.



Fresh Tomato and Zucchini Squash Pasta With Capers: A Family Recipe

Fri, 19 Sep 2014 07:14:15 -0500

Tomatoes and zucchini seem to be made for each other. These versatile vegetables are used in soups, stews, casseroles, and pasta dishes. Though canned versions o these vegetables are available, fresh always tastes best. Everyone in the family will enjoy this simple, satisfying recipe



Baked Rotini With Mushrooms and Creamy Mozzarella Sauce

Thu, 04 Sep 2014 07:41:41 -0500

Fresh mozzarella turns a white pasta sauce into rich, cheesy deliciousness. Half-and-half adds creamy, silky texture.



Penne With Garlicky Lamb Sauce

Mon, 25 Aug 2014 13:07:02 -0500

A simple meat sauce with rich flavors turns a common pasta dinner into something special. Garlicky lamb, stewed tomatoes, and sweet port combine for a delicious balance of taste-all it needs is time.



2 Pastas With Canned Tuna

Fri, 11 Jul 2014 06:09:46 -0500

Though both recipes use canned tuna, they are two very different dishes. The tuna pomodoro tastes light and delicious, but is deceptively filling due to the whole-wheat pasta. The baked mac and cheese with tuna and broccoli is hearty and full of flavor.



How to Cook Spaghetti Squash and Grow It Too!

Mon, 02 Jun 2014 13:42:53 -0500

If you've never heard of Spaghetti Squash, you may be visualizing a heaping plate of pasta with slices of yellow squash mixed in and sprinkled with a generous portion of Parmesan cheese. That would be incorrect although we can all agree it sounds delicious! Spaghetti Squash is a vegetable that grows in noodle form and, therefore, lends itself as an excellent substitute for traditional pasta. It holds its own as a side dish, but fills the pasta substitute role for those limiting carbohydrates or gluten. So let's find out more about growing Spaghetti Squash, and how to cook it. Gardeners are a generous bunch, and you might end up with a squash and not know what to do with it.



The Ideal Herbs and Spices for Pasta Sauces

Tue, 29 Apr 2014 07:46:29 -0500

You simply cannot resist the aroma which comes from the kitchen when pasta is cooked. The amazing aroma and flavor of these Italian dishes come from the herbs and spices used for their making. If you like preparing your own sauce, instead of getting a ready-made one from the store, you will certainly benefit from learning about the great aromatic ingredients, which make a traditionally delicious dish simply outstanding.



The Secret to a Perfect Pasta Recipe

Fri, 18 Apr 2014 14:45:21 -0500

Who wouldn't like to have a bowl of mouthwatering and tongue-twisting pasta? Nothing is quicker and healthier than picking up a favorite shape of pasta, favorite sauce, toss and eat! Today there are 500 different types and shapes of pastas available in market. From long to short, thin to fat, curvy to blocky, ribbon cut, etc. But you will be really surprised to know that these pasta shapes are designed for a particular reason. The different kinds of pastas are actually meant for different kind of sauces. In today's article we will discuss which type of pasta is adapted for a particular type of sauce to make the best pasta recipe.



How to Cook and Store the Best Fresh Pasta

Wed, 12 Mar 2014 10:14:12 -0500

Handmade fresh pasta should never be confused for dry noodles. Learn how to store and cook them for the best tasting gourmet meals. It's so easy that you'll find it will replace any pre-made meals you used to make, and it's a lot healthier, too!



The Ultimate Comfort Food: How to Make Creamy Pasta Alfredo

Tue, 21 Jan 2014 11:45:07 -0600

Pasta with rich and creamy Alfredo sauce has to be one of the most decadent, indulgent - and gratifying - comfort foods going. Pure butter, heavy cream and savory Parmesan cheese are melted together, blended into perfectly-cooked al dente noodles and piled high in a delectable mound. A generous dusting of fresh-cracked black pepper is the crowning touch. Mmmm. What could be better, right? If you're in the mood for a rich taste treat, pasta Alfredo hits the spot. To boost the nutritional value of this dish, simply add fresh, seasonal veggies and lean protein such as grilled chicken or shrimp. However you like your Alfredo, it's a scrumptious serving of pure culinary joy.



The Difference Between Homemade and Jarred Gourmet Pasta Sauce

Fri, 13 Dec 2013 13:51:51 -0600

Pasta sauce is one of the most versatile menu items. Good for lunch or dinner, unless you hate tomatoes, pasta sauce is always sure to please when you don't have a lot of time or energy to cook something. Whether you're making spaghetti or eggplant Parmesan, pasta sauce adds flavor. The question is: do you need to have homemade or can you buy the jarred version, already made for you?



Try This Luscious Baked Penne With Italian Sausage

Fri, 06 Dec 2013 11:54:06 -0600

Baked penne with Italian sausage is as rewarding and satisfying as lasagna but much easier -- and faster to make -- it can be on the table in just 45 minutes! Spice it up by using hot Italian sausage and red pepper flakes, make it richer by adding ground veal or beef and Parmesan cheese, or make a lighter version with turkey sausage. Rich and gooey, this recipe is sure to become a family favorite!



Tips for Adding Herbs and Seasoning to Pasta for a Healthy Snack

Tue, 03 Dec 2013 08:18:23 -0600

Pasta can be a healthy inclusion in a balanced diet. The pasta itself will not contribute to an unhealthy meal but the sauces we choose to make can if we do not make good choices. Sauces that are heavy with thick cream are not good for those individuals on low fat diets. Consider using healthier olive oils and mixing it up with different flavours and spice blends for a tantalising taste of flavours from around the world.



Details About Pasta Recipes

Fri, 22 Nov 2013 06:31:05 -0600

If you really want to cook something very easy and also economical, why not to cook pasta? These are loved by kids and adults. Preparing meals with pasta is quite an easy way to prepare food which is filling and satisfying for your entire family.



The Perfect Fall Dinner: Creamy Rigatoni Florentine With Sauteed Mushrooms and Toasted Walnuts

Wed, 30 Oct 2013 09:30:24 -0500

Fall is a season full of sensations: the warmth of the sun on your face, brilliantly blue skies, crisp fall breezes, the calls of migrating birds overhead as you crunch through dry leaves underfoot. After a day of hiking, raking or taking in a game, a hearty bowl of pasta is the perfect meal. This recipe offers up buttery, sauteed mushrooms in a rich, creamy spinach sauce for a vegetarian meal that is savory, healthy and delicious. Try this easy recipe this weekend and see for yourself how satisfying this combination can be.



Try This Superfood Pasta Dish With Salmon and Capers in a Tarragon Cream Sauce

Mon, 28 Oct 2013 15:29:45 -0500

Penne pasta with smoked salmon and capers in a tarragon cream sauce is an elegant and indulgent pasta dish that is delicious, nutritious and very easy to make. It all comes together in the time it takes to cook the pasta. Salmon is considered one of the top 10 superfoods and is an excellent source of high quality protein, vitamins, minerals, good fats and heart-healthy Omega-3 fatty acids. The American Heart Association recommends eating fatty fish like salmon twice weekly. Try this tasty salmon and pasta dish and get more of this delicious super food into your diet.



The Perfect Pre-Race Dinner: Pasta With Bolognese Sauce

Fri, 11 Oct 2013 15:35:33 -0500

Athletic performance is determined by three equally important elements: training and technique, rest and recovery, and hydration and nutrition. This article addresses the last of these elements, specifically the all-important pre-race dinner. The ideal pre-race meal for athletes is a combination of protein, complex carbohydrates, fiber, vitamins and minerals, and good fats to refuel the muscles and replenish the energy reserves the body needs to sustain the athlete during competition. A meal featuring pasta with Bolognese sauce is a nutritious, delicious and popular choice for athletes young and old.



The Most Common Ingredients in Pasta Dishes

Fri, 11 Oct 2013 08:38:05 -0500

This article is for the reader who would like to start cooking Italian cuisine but is not sure where to start. This would provide the reader with the basic core ingredients to stock up on and their health benefits.



Baked Pepperoni Casserole

Mon, 07 Oct 2013 16:13:39 -0500

Sometimes when you need a quick meal to go to but have no food ideas then you have to rely on your creative mind to come up with a dinner or lunch for the family to eat. I run into these moments quite often and always manage to scramble and put something together that is satisfactory and usually spur of the moment. I may have never prepared the meal before, but once I have it instantly becomes a new go to recipe.



Baked Macaroni Shells

Thu, 03 Oct 2013 10:24:36 -0500

Thanksgiving will be coming up before you know it, and you are definitely going to need some side dishes to serve your family and guests for the holidays. Who doesn't like cheesy baked macaroni? It's not the healthiest stuff to eat but goes well with the turkey and dressing not to mention kids love it; except my child but she's picky about all food.



A Quick, Easy and Healthy Dinner: Pasta With Shrimp and Garlic

Tue, 01 Oct 2013 15:49:00 -0500

Pulling together a healthy and delicious weeknight dinner quickly can be a challenge but resorting to fast food or processed dinners is not the answer. This quick and easy pasta recipe is the perfect solution when time is tight and the family is hungry. Made with frozen cooked and peeled shrimp, it goes together in the time it takes to boil water and cook the pasta. Add a side salad and Italian bread for a meal or toss in some frozen peas for a one-bowl super supper.



7 Secrets to Making Perfect Al Dente Pasta Every Time

Tue, 01 Oct 2013 10:18:28 -0500

Everyone loves pasta but getting it right can sometimes be a real struggle. It can stick together in the water, the ends fusing into hard, stick-like bits. Yuck! Or, once drained, it can turn into a single lump of congealed goo, making serving nearly impossible. If you add oil to the water, your sauce slides off when you pick up a forkful. What a mess! What's the solution? Just follow these seven secrets and your pasta will be perfectly cooked and easy to work with every time.



How to Make Pasta Carbonara - Quick and Easy

Wed, 25 Sep 2013 11:43:37 -0500

Pasta Carbonara (bacon and eggs) is a rich, satisfying and affordable pasta recipe that is sure to please the whole family. After all, who doesn't like bacon, eggs and cheese? Carbonara is a fantastic "go to" recipe when you're short on time, have a depleted cupboard or just need some serious comfort food. This quick and easy recipe feeds a family of four and can be assembled in no time with just a few simple ingredients. Serve with a crisp green salad and rustic Italian bread and it's a meal!



How to Transform Excess Cherry Tomatoes Into an Easy and Delicious Pasta Sauce

Thu, 19 Sep 2013 13:17:43 -0500

Whether you overbought at the local farmers' market or simply have a vegetable garden gone wild, this article will provide a delicious solution to an overabundance of cherry tomatoes. This simple and easy to follow recipe for roasted cherry tomato sauce uses a quick oven-roasting technique to capture the sweetness of the tomato in a rich and creamy pasta sauce that is sure to please.



My Favorite Types of Pasta Dishes

Mon, 16 Sep 2013 07:31:42 -0500

When most people hear the word pasta, the first thing they think of is Italian food, with delicious red sauces and perhaps rich cheeses. Though pasta came from Italy and the Mediterranean, in reality it's all about the noodle. The word pasta refers to semolina dough and the way it is rolled out, sliced, pressed and shaped. It comes in tubes, strings, spirals, and shells - all of which can be used many different ways.



Yummy, Easy Lasagna Recipe

Thu, 15 Aug 2013 12:04:35 -0500

Making a great-tasting lasagna that serves 10 does not have to be hard work. In fact, with about 15 minutes of prep work, a slow cooker and four hours, you can have a yummy, easy lasagna recipe.



Chicken Penne Pasta

Wed, 14 Aug 2013 08:02:09 -0500

Everyone loves a great pasta dish. Pasta can go with just about anything and also is a great necessity for your kitchen cabinets. It is one of those foods you can go to a make a meal with little preparation.



Lobster Pasta Salad

Mon, 12 Aug 2013 08:41:48 -0500

You can buy already packaged lobster tails if you don't want to go through the hassle of cooking live lobsters. I have never cooked fresh lobster because I am scared of them. I don't like the idea of bringing something home alive then killing it in boiling water and eating it.



Crunchy Pasta Salad With Peas, Red Peppers and Blue Cheese

Mon, 12 Aug 2013 07:47:20 -0500

You have a little leftover pasta from last night. Because you're thrifty, you save the pasta. What can you do with it? This recipe answers that questions and can be a side dish or an entree with the addition of chicken or shrimp.



Lobster Mac and Cheese

Fri, 09 Aug 2013 10:24:13 -0500

I am a fan of lobster and I love macaroni and cheese even though it is fattening but I don't eat it as much as I used to. I like to make simple meals or meals that are quick to prepare because no one wants to stay in the kitchen all day cooking. Here is a quick and easy recipe you can serve any day of the week.



Tuna Noodle Casserole

Mon, 29 Jul 2013 15:07:39 -0500

There is nothing better than putting a bunch of ingredients in one dish and walking away from it to let it cook. That is way I love Crockpot meals and casseroles because they don't need a lot of cooking to make them. I would like to share another quick casserole recipe using tuna.



Wheat Rotini Pasta Salad

Mon, 22 Jul 2013 13:01:29 -0500

It isn't easy eating healthy and some people struggle with the taste of healthy alternatives in their diet. I love to eat pasta but pasta has a lot of calories. I wanted to merge more wheat and grains into my diet and decide to try wheat pasta.



Variations on Menage a Trois Mac and Cheese

Mon, 01 Jul 2013 10:18:24 -0500

In this three cheese macaroni, the cheese sauce is made of cream cheese, milk, butter, and two other cheeses. All the recipes in this article are variations of the same easy method for making mac and cheese.



Recipe for Pasta Primavera With a Hint of Sun Dried Tomatoes

Thu, 13 Jun 2013 12:46:29 -0500

Wondering how to get your kids, and yourself, to eat more vegetables? Pasta Primavera, a classic dish with spaghetti and vegetables, may be the answer. Pass the Paremesan cheese and kids will slurp this up.



Cavatelli - "Ghavadeels"

Tue, 28 May 2013 16:56:46 -0500

Traditional Italian American Cavatelli. Usually called "Ghavadeels."



Dressing Up Boxed Mac and Cheese

Tue, 07 May 2013 13:04:25 -0500

Boxed mac and cheese is cheap, easy to make, and awfully convenient. Here are three ways to make it more palatable.



Lasagna Simplified

Wed, 24 Apr 2013 13:02:21 -0500

This is an easy way to make lasagna. The recipe provided uses ground beef, tomato sauce, and ricotta, but these elements can be replaced with other ingredients of your preference.



Menage a Trois Mac and Cheese

Tue, 16 Apr 2013 11:36:08 -0500

This is an easy recipe for macaroni and three cheeses. The cheese sauce contains five ingredients: cream cheese, milk, butter, and two Italian cheeses.



Easy Cheesy Tuna Noodle Casserole

Fri, 05 Apr 2013 10:38:46 -0500

This casserole brings together elements from all four food groups. Using cream of mushroom soup from a can and two kinds of cheese also make this dish delicious and easy.



Potato And Pancetta Ravioli With Sage Burnt Butter

Fri, 05 Apr 2013 09:14:40 -0500

Potato and pancetta ravioli is a super easy and delicious dish. You will find quick steps to preparing pasta at home, in case you like the homemade pasta flavor. It is a quick meal that you can have at lunch or dinner.



Classic Macaroni and Cheese

Fri, 22 Mar 2013 13:20:48 -0500

There are endless ways to make mac and cheese. This article contains a recipe where the cheese sauce starts with a roux.



Top 5 Tips for Making Every Pasta Sauce a Great Pasta Sauce

Wed, 20 Mar 2013 13:26:59 -0500

Great pasta sauces take time and care. These 5 tips can help you to improve your pasta sauce and bring some Italian techniques into your kitchen.



Home-Made Vegetarian Pasta Recipe

Mon, 21 Jan 2013 08:52:13 -0600

When your guests are soon to arrive and you do not know what to serve them, you can make this easy process of making pasta. Following this particular recipe anyone can make the dish and curb their appetite. All you will be needing is some fresh materials that's all.



Tuna and Thyme: Alternatives for Pasta Perfection

Wed, 19 Dec 2012 08:20:34 -0600

Many people love pasta dishes. Some even use different ingredients to create their own dishes. Read more to find some alternative components like Thyme leaves and tuna in your pasta dishes.



How to Buy Gluten-Free Pasta

Fri, 07 Dec 2012 11:03:56 -0600

If you're on a gluten-free diet, finding tasty gluten-free pasta can be difficult to find. Here is your guide to buy delicious, pure gluten-free pasta.



Cooking For Beginners - 9 Pasta Tips and Tricks

Mon, 15 Oct 2012 15:50:00 -0500

Is cooking pasta a challenge for you? Learn these 9 tips and you will have perfect pasta every time.



Homemade Pasta - Ingredients and Instructions - Tutorials and Tips

Fri, 21 Sep 2012 16:01:29 -0500

*How to make the pasta by hand*. Necessary ingredients for 1 person (can be cooked 100-130 g dry pasta): 1 egg 100-120 g of flour. Hit the egg in a dry bowl and Beat with a spoon slightly.



How To Prepare Pasta

Wed, 05 Sep 2012 09:17:05 -0500

Food enthusiasts often love to make their meals from scratch. They often do not trust frozen or prepackaged entrees that can be purchased from the grocery store. While many people believe cooking things from scratch to be too difficult or time consuming, they may be surprised to learn that making pasta is fun and relatively simple. Delicious homemade pasta does not take a great deal of time to prepare, and many families agree that homemade pasta tastes better.



Pasta Tales Of A Food Contract Manufacturer

Mon, 20 Aug 2012 11:39:45 -0500

Customers may be unaware of the actual processing that takes place in the systems of a pasta food contract manufacturer, but they do wish to know about the health checks that are done. The health-conscious society of today needs to know how the ravioli or arancini that they are purchasing is made, whether it is dry or in filled form. Substandard products are tolerated by no one, and pasta-loving nations cannot do without their cheesy lasagna or fresh Sicilian macaroni.



Pasta - 3 Pasta Recipes That Aren't Spaghetti

Tue, 14 Aug 2012 08:17:13 -0500

Are you getting tired of the same old spaghetti? Here are some great pasta recipes that your family will love!



Discover How Choux Pastry Is Used To Prepare a Wide Range of Delicacies

Fri, 03 Aug 2012 09:15:39 -0500

Choux pastries are commonly used to prepare creamy puffs, eclair and profiteroles. Choux pastry depends on rising steam to generate a hollow center that is then filled with custard or cream. When preparing the choux, you need to know how to measure all the ingredients carefully.



Cheesy Macaroni With Rotisserie Chicken, Asparagus, and Roasted Red Peppers

Mon, 23 Jul 2012 13:11:42 -0500

Need a meal in a hurry? Rotisserie chicken may be the answer. It's already cooked and you can do so much with it. Kids will love this casserole because it is really glorified mac and cheese.



Spaghetti Alla Carbonara: A Lighter Version

Fri, 13 Jul 2012 10:27:26 -0500

Ask people to name their favorite foods and, chances are, spaghetti, bacon, and ice cream will be on the list. Spaghetti alla Carbonara combines all of these favorites, only the cream isn't frozen, it's good old heavy cream. This smoky, satisfying recipe has been around for centuries. You may enjoy a lighter version today by making this recipe.



Pasta E Fagioli: Pasta Fazool

Mon, 09 Jul 2012 10:41:53 -0500

The story and the recipe for what folks call, Pasta Fazool. The actual Italian is Pasta e Fagioli, pasta and beans. Traditionally this was a meatless Friday night dinner but there are many variations.



Simple Avocado Pasta Recipe

Fri, 29 Jun 2012 16:03:24 -0500

Here is an incredibly tasty and simple avocado pasta recipe, that you can knock up in a matter of minutes. With a few tips on avocado benefits as well, this is real encouragement to try this highly nutritious fruit out.



How To Make Your Own Gnocchi With Your Children

Thu, 21 Jun 2012 10:03:48 -0500

This article tells how to make your own gnocchi. It also looks at making gnocchi with children. There is also a recollection of old time gnocchi in an Italian American kitchen.



Italian Cooking: The Secret Is in the Sauce

Thu, 07 Jun 2012 11:32:16 -0500

When you think Italian cooking you think sauces or "gravy". But there are so many. What's in them?



Pasta Basics And How To Make The Perfect Pasta

Tue, 22 May 2012 14:38:53 -0500

Here your going to learn the basics of cooking the perfect pasta. If you want to know how to cook pasta perfectly then you need to read on and learn everything you can about cooking the perfect pasta.



Mussels and Spaghetti

Tue, 22 May 2012 11:53:00 -0500

Mussels have to be one of the best elements in so many cuisines that appreciate delicate and sweet tastes. Numerous Asian recipes feature them in soups and curries. The Belgians cook them in beer and butter and the Italians serve them in two of the recipes that I'm suggesting here.



Lasagna: Then and Now

Tue, 22 May 2012 10:24:08 -0500

Where does lasagna come from? What is the history of this finest of Italian American pasta recipes? Do you remember lasagna on Christmas and other holidays as the first course?



Pastina and Eggs

Mon, 21 May 2012 17:01:34 -0500

A recollection of a winter substitute for mac and cheese. Try pastina and eggs. A simple dish of pasta, eggs and cheese that satisfies every child and adult.



Crabs and Spaghetti

Tue, 15 May 2012 10:15:33 -0500

A recipe for Maryland blue claw crabs nth spaghetti. A memory of a summer tradition.



Live Gluten Free: Pasta and Other Meals

Thu, 10 May 2012 09:49:56 -0500

Gluten is in many staple food, making it difficult to remove from a person's diet completely. Living on gluten free pasta and other gluten free food is not as difficult as you think.



The Perks of Using Fresh Pasta

Sun, 29 Apr 2012 22:17:33 -0500

We are all lovers of anything Italian, most of all Italian food and as you may expect, our favourite is pasta. However, I found that the best chefs do not use dried or store-bought pasta. So, I went on a mission to learn how to make fresh pasta from scratch. When I was finally cooking dishes with pasta I made with my own hands, I was able to note the benefits of using it fresh instead of dried.



Strange, But True Facts About Pizza

Tue, 20 Mar 2012 15:21:14 -0500

Amaze your friends with how much you know about pizza. Chances are not only will you amaze them, but you both end up eating a few slices by the time you're done.



Popular Pasta Dishes With A New Twist

Fri, 02 Mar 2012 09:28:42 -0600

These pasta dishes have been around forever. They are easy to prepare and can be done ahead and refrigerated until it's time for dinner.



Korean Ramen Noodles Are Becoming Popular

Thu, 01 Mar 2012 07:53:08 -0600

Korean Instant Ramen are usually known as Ramyeon noodles, and they do have some unique characteristics that set them apart from typical Ramen Noodles. For example, these sorts of instant noodle mixtures often contain more seasonings than ordinary Ramen..



Why Pasta Dishes Are Important for Your Body

Thu, 16 Feb 2012 08:57:04 -0600

Pasta dishes are not just delicious tasting but are also very good for your health, very easy to prepare and very affordable. Although there has been some controversy whether eating pasta is good or bad for your health, recent studies show that pasta contains good nutrition for your body's needs and can reduce the risk of breast cancer and diabetes. If you have a desire to be on a healthy diet by eating foods containing good nutrition, then pasta is perfect for you.



How to Make Alfredo Sauce Easily

Thu, 09 Feb 2012 15:04:26 -0600

Fettuccine Alfredo one of Italy's most famous pasta recipes, is mixed in with the ever tasty Alfredo sauce to create one of the worlds most popular recipes. Here, I will show you my personal favourite recipe on how to make Alfredo sauce. It's tasty, creamy, smooth and best of all, easy to make!



Long Live The Pasta Salad

Tue, 10 Jan 2012 14:31:42 -0600

Pasta can be used for so many purposes. The most popular is definitely as the backbone in various Italian dishes like lasagna and ravioli. But salad? Ah...that's where its true mystery lies. Let us convince you with this article...



Finding Shirataki Noodles at Your Local Retailers

Thu, 01 Dec 2011 11:01:02 -0600

Due to their rapid increase in popularity, finding Shirataki noodles can be a difficult task. So if you've had a hard time finding Shirataki noodles, use this brief guide to get started.



Losing Weight With Shirataki Noodles

Thu, 01 Dec 2011 11:00:29 -0600

Losing weight with Shirataki noodles is a quick and tasty process. Find out how easy losing weight with Shirataki noodles can be!



Cooking Pasta Made Easy

Mon, 28 Nov 2011 09:03:11 -0600

Now that we have covered some of the more time-consuming aspects of pasta, like making pasta from scratch, let's move on to more familiar territory. Have you ever noticed how big the pasta aisle at the super market is?



One-Dish Dinners Take a Bite Out of Daily Dinner Prep Stress

Fri, 04 Nov 2011 13:21:08 -0500

For many of us, this is the busiest, most hectic, and stressful time of year. Halloween is over, Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, and Christmas are on the horizon.



Cheap Meal Ideas When You're Too Tired to Cook

Thu, 27 Oct 2011 10:41:28 -0500

Fast easy and cheap meal ideas that save time and money. Find out how to add toppings to noodles for new taste creations that kids will love.



Making an Excellent Turkey Spaghetti for Dinner

Thu, 13 Oct 2011 15:19:52 -0500

Spaghetti is usually a crowd pleasure, whether it is made with a meat sauce or with meatballs. However, if you make it using hamburger it can be very fattening. Another option is to use ground turkey, which when used in a tomato sauce usually tastes almost the same but can contain a lot less fat as long as you choose lean ground turkey or ground turkey breast.



Italian Food: Favorite Foods of Sicily

Thu, 06 Oct 2011 09:01:00 -0500

Italian food and Sicilian food come with a lot of flavor and style, which represent the lifestyles of both Italians and Sicilians. Many people think of them as one in the same, but Sicilians practice many customs that differ from their mainland Italian countrymen.



Quick and Easy Seafood Alfredo

Fri, 26 Aug 2011 15:35:09 -0500

This seafood Alfredo recipe is easy, simple and relatively inexpensive. It takes as long to cook as the pasta takes to boil!



Making Your Own Homemade Pasta

Fri, 12 Aug 2011 08:39:51 -0500

Throughout this article I will discuss a bit about why having a nice, quality pasta machine is ideal for most restaurants and households that are looking into making their own pasta. I enjoy making my own pasta at home with my mother and grandmother.



Recipes For Pasta Salad

Mon, 11 Jul 2011 11:52:02 -0500

This pasta salad is a great accompaniment to barbecued chicken, steaks or chops. Roasted cherry tomatoes are very juicy and have an intense, smoky-sweet flavor, that is set off perfectly by the peppery taste of fresh rocket.



Using CNC Machining Process to Manufacture Customized Die Products

Mon, 11 Jul 2011 09:37:21 -0500

When shopping for packaged snacks especially pasta and macaroni, you must have come across their interesting shapes such as alphabets, star, domestic animals etc. The attention-grabbing configuration of the snacks must have compelled you to take them home. But have you ever thought about the techniques and tools used in manufacturing the snacks of extra-ordinary shapes and sizes. If so, then CNC machining is the answer to all your questions.



Types of Healty Pasta - The Healthiest Type of Pasta Noodles

Wed, 06 Jul 2011 15:26:55 -0500

Pasta has become a family tradition for many generations now. Whether it's a simple weekend family dinner to special occasions among family and friends, its presence can never be ignored. Lots of pasta recipes have been invented, introduced and tested, making them versatile enough to use. Though basically made from flour and water, healthy pasta is the main concern here.



Gluten Free Bread Review

Thu, 23 Jun 2011 15:55:57 -0500

For those of us diagnosed with Celiac Disease, gluten is the enemy. Nevertheless, gluten does not need to be sought out and destroyed; rather, it needs be avoided at all costs. At first, gluten may seem to be everywhere, lurking around every corner, hidden in almost all foods. In some ways, that is the case. In America, we are prone to eating heavily processed foods. These foods are rich in gluten. Suddenly having these foods taken away, can be a shock to anyone's system.



Delicious Pasta Sauce Recipes

Tue, 31 May 2011 13:07:45 -0500

The variety and range of sauces that can be served with pasta are seemingly endless. They vary from minimalist sauces, such as garlic and olive oil, to light vegetable sauces, shellfish sauces, robust meat sauces, and rich and creamy sauces containing eggs, cheese and nuts.



The History Of Spaghetti

Fri, 06 May 2011 16:10:10 -0500

Ever wonder where spaghetti came from? Think you already know? Well you might be wrong! Here's the history of spaghetti with some surprising twists and turns.