Category: Fall Pasta

Ragu Bolognese

I previously posted a recipe for the “official” sauce from Bologna. This version has the same basics but with the addition of beef stock and red wine. Some recipes use beef, pork and veal but I think the pancetta covers the

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Pasta With Spicy Beef Tomato Sauce

A pasta dish with the Greek flavours of cinnamon, cloves and cayenne. These spices remind me of the first spaghetti dish I absolutely fell in love that got me started down the path to pasta addiction! The pasta is simple

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Braised Chicken In Saffron Cream And Pasta

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. If you like saffron, this one is for you! It’s saffrony and winey and yummy! When I make this chicken, I like to serve it in the Italian manner, I use

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Chanterelle Mushroom Tagliatelle

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. It’s fall! After discovering the most amazing chanterelles at Trout Lake Farmer’s Market the other day there was no question as to what we would be doing with them. It’s

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A Favourite Mac ‘N Cheese

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. Kid food, childhood memories, bubbly and golden mac ‘n cheese with tomatoes…what’s not to love? Because I adore tomatoes, this is right up my alley and I hope yours too!

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Fall Pasta

Tomato Sage Pasta Sauce

I make this lovely, light, late summer, early fall sauce every year with my own sage & plum tomatoes. The sage really works with the sweetness of the tomatoes. I really like to make homemade spaghetti or tagliatelle for this

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Turkey, Tomato, Mozzarella Lasagne

  For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. I often find lasagna a bit heavy with all the cheeses & meats, however by using ground turkey, it is much lighter and very delicious. Lasagne is a great dish for

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“Official” Bolognese Sauce

This is it!  The “official” sauce from Bologna.  Buon appetito! 400 grams fresh pasta dough made with 4 eggs (never use spaghetti) 300 grams minced beef, the recommended cut is thin flank (aka skirt or finta cartella in Italian) but

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Tagliatelle alla limone

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, please click here This pasta is infused with the wonderful fragrance of fresh lemons. It goes so well with a main course of fish, spot prawns, chicken, veal or lamb.  It’s a bit rich but

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Rigatoni With Italian Sausage & Mushrooms

For a printer friendly version of this recipe, click here. One of my favourite bosses, when I cooked for the executive dining room, loved pasta and he would ask me why I never cooked it for him. So, one day

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