Tag Archives: Recipes

Sunday Pasta Cennelloni alla Napoletana Garrubbo Guide

Sunday Pasta®: Cannelloni

Dear President Obama, Rudy Giuliani is asking whether you love America. But all I really want to know is whether you love cannelloni. These delicious tubes of pasta, stuffed with mozzarella, ricotta, spinach and/or ground... Read More »

Sunday Pasta Spaghetti all'Arancia (Orange) Garrubbo Guide

Sunday Pasta®: Spaghetti all’Arancia (Orange)

Orange is the new lemon. That's right, lemon is so last season -- or maybe,  so last year. When I think of lemons, I think of Sorrento, summer, and spaghetti al limone.  When I think of oranges, I think of Sicily, winter,... Read More »

Sunday Pasta Spaghetti con Cavolo di Bruxelles Garrubbo Guide

Sunday Pasta®: Spaghetti con Cavolini di Bruxelles

"Paging Al Dente. Mr. Al Dente, please call the information desk."  Notice that we're not paging Mr. Al Dante, who is commonly requested, but doesn't exist. But Mr. Al Dente, "Mr. To the Tooth," does indeed exist and is, in... Read More »

Sunday Pasta Lasagna di Broccoli Garrubbo Guide

Sunday Pasta®: Lasagna di Broccoli

Béchamel,  Béchamel  mucho, Como si fuera esta noche la última vez, Béchamel, Béchamel  mucho, Que tengo miedo a perderte, perderte después That’s right, there’s mucho béchamel in this lasagna di broccoli.... Read More »

Sunday Pasta Rotelle con Salsiccia e Panna 640

Sunday Pasta®: Rotelle con Salsiccia e Panna (Sausage and Cream)

The rotelle on the bus go round and round, round and round, round and round. The rotelle on the bus go round and round, all through the town. Rotelle bring out the kid in all of us.   They also  teach us a pasta... Read More »

Sunday Pasta Tagliatelle Nere con Gamberi 640

Sunday Pasta®: Tagliatelle Nere con Gamberi (Squid Ink with Shrimp)

I’m no marine biologist, but allow me to summarize the squid. There are 300 species of squid, which like their cousins the octopus and cuttlefish,  are cephalopods. They have a distinct head, body, 8 arms and two, usually... Read More »

Sunday Pasta Gnocchi alla Sorrentina 640

Sunday Pasta®: Gnocchi alla Sorrentina (Mozzarella)

Happy New Year. This year, I have once again considered many possible new years resolutions, but have again decided to ignore all of them. Instead, I thought it better to stick with what I do best: suggest New Year's resolutions... Read More »

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 »