Tag Archives: Peas

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Sunday Pasta ® Recipe: Tortellini alla Panna con Piselli (Cream and Peas)

They say that the shape of tortellini was inspired by Venus' navel, which was so beautiful that a chef in Emilia-Romagna created the pasta in its image. According to legend, he spied her belly button through the keyhole of a... Read More »

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Sunday Pasta® Recipe: Paglia e Fieno (Prosciutto and Peas)

I currently live out in the country, where many of my neighbors are horses. This, as opposed to life in New York, where many of my neighbors were merely asses.  Although I certainly do miss the city's rich cultural offerings, I... Read More »

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Sunday Pasta®: Cavatelli con Ricotta e Piselli (Peas)

My dear friend Tantalus strikes again.  Just try to take a nibble. I dare you. It's almost torturous of  me to tantalize you with this tempting and titillating treat  since it will be nearly impossible for you to taste. So... Read More »

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Sunday Pasta™: Orecchiette (Sophia) con Salciccia (Sophia) e Piselli (Sophia) (Sausage and Peas)

Ok. Ok. This post has absolutely nothing to do with Sophia Loren, but last week's recipe from her cookbook got so much attention that I figured I'd milk it as much as possible. This week's recipe is actually adapted from my... Read More »

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Sunday Pasta™: Mardi Gras Rigatoni con Zafferano, Piselli e Radicchio (Saffron and Peas)

"Down in New Orleans where the blues was born, it takes a cool cat to blow a horn..." as the song goes.  It maybe Mardi Gras weekend, but Sunday Pasta must go on, even with a hangover. To get fully in the spirit, I've taken a... Read More »