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  • Recipes

    Gnocchi Bolognese

    After our wonderful, busy, fun-filled trip to Los Angeles, of course J. and I came home and both got sick. After eating out the entire trip, we craved homemade comfort food…

  • Recipes

    Fettuccine Alfredo

    While not known as a classic pasta dish in Italy, fettuccine alfredo is an American favorite (read more about the history of alfredo sauce¬†here). You can search the internet and find…

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    Bacon and Parmesan Pasta

    Ever since Saturday at Casa Cosenza, I’ve been in a Italian mood. What better way to be Italian than with a hearty bowl of pasta. I was trying to find a…

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    Chicken and Orzo

    With J. away on a business trip this week, I needed recipes that were quick and easy to cook for myself and could leave me with some leftovers. I also figured…

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    Prosciutto Pasta

    J. and I had some delicious dishes on our trip to Italy last summer. Upon our return home we found a fantastic little Italian market, Mazzaro’s, that has fulfilled our need…

  • Food Facts

    The Low-down on Pasta

    Have you ever thought about how many types of pasta there are? Walking down the aisle at the grocery store or making a decision at your local Italian restaurant can be…