Tag: Pasta

Roasted Butternut Squash Alfredo

Roasted Butternut Squash Alfredo

Roasted Butternut Squash Alfredo will become a winter comfort food favorite in your house. I love sneaking veggies into pasta, it feels like you’re being good while being bad all at the same time. Butternut squash has this creamy almost cheesy flavor and I thought […]

Beet and Spinach Goat Cheese Ricotta Ravioli

Beet and Spinach Goat Cheese Ricotta Ravioli

Beet and Spinach Goat Cheese Ricotta Ravioli is a 3 in 1 recipe. I couldn’t resist making these beauties after I saw Madeline Lu’s photo on Pinterest. I was totally inspired to create naturally dyed ravioli and just so happened to have spinach I needed […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

Spicy Peanut Noodles

Spicy Peanut Noodles

Spicy Peanut Noodles are one of those quick fix comfort dishes during the week. A fake out-take out favorite. My favorite Spicy Peanut Noodles are from Mama Ji’s in San Francisco, I would order them almost weekly. But since Mama Ji’s is 1,000 miles away, […]