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    bucatini all’amatriciana

    as you may have heard, last week a devastating earthquake hit central italy. a number of small mountain villages, just like the one my family lives in in the south, were destroyed with hundreds…

    August 31, 2016
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    rye flour pasta primavera

    for years, as soon as june hits and we have a week of hot weather, my best friend drube (hi drube!) and i start to convince ourselves that summer is over. it’s not even…

    June 5, 2016
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    penne with rapini & anchovies

    i feel like if i eat a giant bowl of pasta, but it’s filled with dark greens, then it basically evens itself out health-wise. i mean, look at all of the cancer fighting properties…

    April 21, 2016
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    nona’s ravioli

    i just want to say that italians are brilliant. we first invented pasta, the love of my life, then we had the revelation to use the dough to create little pockets and fill it with…

    March 18, 2016
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    fresh pasta and tomato sauce

    there’s honestly nothing better than making your own pasta. it’s just satisfying taking such basic ingredients and turning it into something so delicious and filling; using your hands to mix and knead and form,…

    February 27, 2016
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    butternut squash ravioli

    this is my obligatory squash/pumpkin/trendy fall food dish. i’m not really a PSL kinda girl; i don’t go crazy over pumpkin scones or bread, and i like roasted squash just fine but don’t get…

    October 22, 2015
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    ricotta gnocchi

    there are some days where i really wish i had an affinity for healthy foods. some weeks i’ll try whole-heartedly, especially in the summer, to make colourful salads, only eat complex carbs, and not…

    September 6, 2015
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    simple pasta / chef the movie

    have any of you seen the movie chef? it’s my new all time favourite. for those of you who don’t know me personally (and this is a wide known fact for those that do),…

    July 22, 2014