For every shape of pasta, there are infinitely more ways to cook them. Here you can begin your pasta pursuits with recipes for cacio e pepe, spaghetti with meat sauce, or some classic mac and cheese.
Beef Stroganoff is one of the best comfort foods. Served over buttered egg noodles...nothing is better.
Porcini Pappardelle Dough
Working powdered porcini mushrooms right into the pasta dough is intensely delicious.
Singapore Noodle Fusion
I think I could eat Singapore Noodles everyday. I love the mingling flavors of curry, garlic and ginger, with the lightly crunchiness of so many colorful vegetables and the combination...
Cacio e Pepe
Pasta the Italian Way - Means quick, fast, and simple, but 'aggettivo'-fantastico. Cacio means cheese (Italian, hard, and freshly ground) Pepe means pepper (if peppercorns, freshly ground, or other either...
Doctored-Up Tomato Sauce
Making homemade tomato sauce, although a labor of love, can be very time consuming. Here is a weeknight recipe that tastes like you slaved all day. It's your secret!
Spicy Beef Stroganoff
This is a delicious twist on a classic recipe! Horseradish a a few Mexican chile peppers throw an extra log on this winter classic.
Sweet Italian Sausage Spaghetti Sauce
It is so expensive to cook anymore and I just enjoy easy recipes that taste good and you can cook over and over again. My husband loves this sauce.
What to do when the holidays leave you with a pound of leftover turkey? Why make Tetrazzini, of course! A hearty meal for a cold day everyone can enjoy!
White Lasagna with Chicago Deep Dish Pizza Seasoning
I kept thinking that Chicago Deep Dish Pizza Seasoning would be a good addition to a white lasagna and it was very tasty.
Moroccan Orzo Salad
I discovered this recipe in a Moroccan Restaurant in Paris, France! I am not sure if it's authentic, but it's so delicious. I use it all summer long as a...
After taking a series of cooking classes on a vacation in Thailand, Kate Erd, of the Spice House was more than happy to share this recipe.
Three Meat Lasagna
Another recipie for those cold winter days in Chicago when you have an afternoon to spend in a warm kitchen. I personally recommend Pucinni or Verdi on the stereo at...
Chicken and Grape Pasta Salad
My mother passed this recipe for pasta chicken salad on to me. It's a cold salad that's perfect for summer gatherings. It's also an excellent use of leftover chicken and...