Pasta

Squid Ink Pasta with Buttery Lobster

Squid Ink Pasta with Buttery Lobster

Squid Ink Pasta with Buttery Lobster is the closet thing to heaven I could find. Since Halloween is right around the corner and Halloween is no longer for kids. This spooky black pasta seems like the right idea for an adult Halloween gathering. Costumes optional, […]

Simple Shrimp Pesto Pasta

Simple Shrimp Pesto Pasta

Simple Shrimp Pesto Pasta is the perfect weeknight meal that you don’t need to fuss over to get great flavors. My own Momma would make this kind of pasta dish for us all the time when we were kids. She always used tri-colored pasta, a […]

Teriyaki Meatball Noodles

Teriyaki Meatball Noodles

Seriously, I couldn’t resist posting this crazy goodΒ Teriyaki Meatball Noodles recipe with everyone. This just so happens to be a leftovers meal. We had a party over the weekend and my Teriyaki Party Meatballs were the star. With every party I throw though I make […]

Smoked Salmon Spaghetti Alfredo

Smoked Salmon Spaghetti Alfredo

Drooooooool… I live for smoked salmon and especially when it’s homemade. So I had to try out smoked salmon on a Traeger. I brined a 6 ounce fillet of Alaskan King Salmon for 2 whole days then dried for 4 hours, and to be honest […]

Easy Miso Ramen

Easy Miso Ramen

Yes, finally an easy ramen recipe! Nothing against other ramen recipe developers out there, buuuuuuut, ramen recipes are never easy. It’s a laundry list of ingredients and usually takes all day to make. Just like Phở, you want to develop flavors in the broth and […]

Mushroom Ravioli with Pork Ragu

Mushroom Ravioli with Pork Ragu

These flavors in this Mushroom Ravioli with Pork Ragu is the comfort you crave. I got sun burnt yesterday and today is an overcast gloomy summer day. Funny how that works? So comfort food was just necessary. Slow simmered tender pork in a ragu sauce […]

Cheesy Champagne Arancini

Cheesy Champagne Arancini

Arancini are rice balls that are stuffed and deep fried. Typically made with arborio rice that is often found in risotto. Arancini is one of those decadent appetizers I always order out at restaurants until I realized how simple it was to make at home. […]

Roasted Tomato Sausage Pasta

Roasted Tomato Sausage Pasta

This pasta is all about local fare. I bought the pasta locally at a delicatessen, the cherry tomatoes and basil at the local farmers market and the toasted fennel sausage from a local butcher. Supporting local businesses is an easy way to give back to […]