• Sunday Pasta Calamari con Calamari 640

    Sunday Pasta®: Calamari con Calamari

    Stick this in your Feast of the Seven Fishes!  That is, if you partake in that Christmas Eve seafood extravaganza. This dish would count as only one of the seven fish, however, as the other calamari in the recipe title is the... Read More »

  • Sunday Pasta Conchiglioni Ripieni 640

    Sunday Pasta®: Conchiglioni Ripieni (Stuffed Shells)

    Getting ready for Christmas? Consider this. Who needs stocking stuffers when you have these delicious little stuffers? This holiday season, forget the chotchkies and spend your time and money stuffing ricotta into pasta shells. I... Read More »

  • Sunday Pasta Risotto al Finocchi 640

    Sunday Pasta®: Risotto al Finocchio (Fennel)

    Fennel reminds me of Christmas, which reminds of over-eating (among other more important things). My Grandmother Virginia prepared an annual 10-course Christmas feast -- all homemade, from soup to ravioli to cannoli. Somewhere... Read More »

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    Sunday Pasta®: Ravioli di Zucca (Pumpkin)

    With Thanksgiving Day fast approaching, the age-old question of “nature or nurture” strikes again. This time, as it relates to pumpkin pie. My brothers and I detest pumpkin pie. And so I ask: Is this because our taste buds... Read More »

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