Dried Pasta

Penne pasta with broccoli romaneschi

"Romanesco broccoli" or "coral broccoli", it is actually a variant form of cauliflower. Awesomely...

How to cook pasta

Pasta is such a convenient food and it's made in a million ways all...

Spaghetti with asparagus garlic and fresh chili pepper

SPAGHETTI WITH (WILD) ASPARAGUS Foraging is all the rage nowadays, but Italians have never stopped...

How to identify best quality store bought pasta

In Italy a good bowl of pasta is  hardly ever refused. So easy,  so...

Spaghetti with fresh fava beans & guanciale

Spaghetti with fresh fava beans & guanciale is a traditional recipe for the spring in Central Italy. An easy sauce that makes great use of broad beans which are just in season.

No-cook pasta sauce with tuna and cherry tomatoes

This pasta is good for: when there is no time to make dinner but...

Easy Sausage and Lentil Pasta Bake

This hearty pasta dish is mixed with chunks of fantastic Umbrian sausage sausage and lightened up with lentils and wild fennel. It’s then topped with dollops of white sauce and a sprinkling of Parmigiano-Reggiano, which form a cheesy layer as the pasta bakes.

Tagliolini pasta with almond pesto and broad beans

Pasta with fava beans and pesto, a delicious vegetarian pasta, with tender, young broad beans, almonds, ricotta and basil

Sicilian baked pasta timbale with eggplants and basil (pasta...

When it gets as cold as it is now here, I need to dream...

Pasta with puttanesca sauce

This is a fabulous recipe with a strange name" the prostitute pasta". There are...