Tag: Dried Pasta

Kitchen Sink

Why I Love Italian Packaging

Italians can’t seem to help themselves when it comes to packaging their products! It’s a design thing! I promised myself when we were in Italy a few months ago, there was no way we were hauling home dried pasta! So…one day, near the end of our 2 week stay in Roma, we went to Romeo […]

Kitchen Sink

Passion for Pasta

I confess, my “throbbing” food is pasta and is the only food that actually makes me salivate. A world without pasta is a world without love. I may as well admit here and now that I have a cupboard full of different shapes, short, long, whole grain, made with and without eggs, bronzo (a bronze […]

Fall Pasta, Winter Pasta

Cauliflower, Pancetta Whole-Wheat Linguine

When the first, sweet cauliflower of the season appears at our Farmer’s Market, I look forward to making this slightly spicy pasta. I really like whole-wheat pasta with vegetable sauces, especially with the crunchy breadcrumb topping. Very rustic but really yummy! Makes 4 Servings (Main Course) 1 cup coarse fresh bread crumbs (from 2 slices […]