Category Archives: Pasta

Make Ahead Mac And Cheese. New Music From High Up.

‘Make ahead’ and ‘mac and cheese’ are two of my favorite things. Put them together and you have this ultra traditional mac and cheese that can be assembled up to 4 days before baking. A layer of Muenster cheese on … Continue reading

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Pork Chops With Sun Dried Tomato-Bacon Topping And Creamy Saffron Orzo. Listening To Sharon Van Etten.

Dramatic, huh? Ha. So is this wonderful meal. Juicy pork chops topped with a sweet, rosemary-scented sun dried tomato-bacon mixture are out of this world. The elegant and heady creamy saffron orzo is the perfect accompaniment. Pork Chops With Sundried … Continue reading

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Fettuccine Assortito (Olive Garden Copycat). Listening To Olive & The Pitz.

Ha! Bet he would make room for this corker of a dinner. Fettuccine Assortito is like a jacked up pasta primavera, but the thing that makes it so unbelievably special is the Fontina cheese sauce. It is absolutely amazing. All … Continue reading

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One Pot Chili Mac And Cheese. Listening To Katie Burden.

Q: Did you hear about the two antennas that got married? A: It was a nice ceremony, but the reception was amazing. Warm up a cold January night with this easy One Pot Chili Mac And Cheese. Its Tex-Mex flavors … Continue reading

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Cheat’s Lasagne. Listening To Galapaghost.

The cheating in this Cheat’s Lasagne is using ravioli to make easy work of the typically laborious lasagne process. I’ve made ravioli lasagne before (this version is super fantastic) and love it every time. Today’s Cheat’s Lasagne plays up the … Continue reading

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Taco Stuffed Shells. New Music From Samson’s Delilah.

The hardest part of this recipe is stuffing the shells and trying not to spoon the creamy taco flavored beef into your mouth. It’s so good. So is the finished dish with all of its cheese and spicy salsa sauce. … Continue reading

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Savory Noodle Kugel. New Music From Brian McSweeney.

Chick magnet. I can’t imagine my cat in this situation At All! Noodle Kugel, a traditional Jewish dish, goes savory in this tasty version flavored with garlic and onions. Savory Noodle Kugel Ingredients: 1 1⁄2 cups sour cream 1 1⁄4 … Continue reading

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