pasta

wild boar ragu recipe

Birthday Boar – a Rugged Ragú

It’s the Saucy Dressings’ Chief Taster’s birthday today and, for various reasons, ragú of wild boar is the appropriate dish. If you marinate it and then cook it...
cherry tomato sauce recipe

Raffaele’s Cheerful Cherry Tomato Sauce

"A new species has sprung up in British gardens: the tomato sitter. A boom in grow-your-own fruit and vegetables has seen increasing demand for the horticultura...
all about pici pasta

All About Pici Pasta

One of the best books read by both my beloved and myself last year was Iris Origo’s War In Val D’Orcia. This is a war diary written by an anglo-american lady ma...
teppanyaki recipe with chicken and prawns

Teppanyaki with Chicken and Prawn

I was doing a photography course in London when I caught these two friends enjoying some noodles on my camera.Of course I couldn’t resist the temptation to ...
courgette and ricotta pasta recipe

Interesting, Compromise, Courgette Pasta

I call this recipe Interesting Compromise Pasta because at least the ricotta is better for you than the double cream of yesterday’s naughty pasta.It is base...