pasta

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Frankfurter, aka Zoltan’s, Pasta

"1564....Large numbers of locally produced sausages were handed out to the people of Frankfurt am Main to celebrate the coronation of Maximillian II as Holy Rom...
pasta al forno without bechamel

Ferragosto Lasagne Without Béchamel

It's 15th August today - widely celebrated in Italy as Ferragosto.There is something of the Marie Celeste about Italy in August, but in a good way. There’s ...
cauliflower pasta recipe

Farewell to Buena Vista Pasta

One of the best music festivals around is the Verbier festival. Every year the town, perfectly located halfway up a magnificent bowl of an alpine valley (the Va...
Italian meatball recipe

Tivoli Italian Meatballs

"Carpe Diem" Odes: I.11 Horace. Commonly translated as 'seize the day'  A few weeks ago we decided to celebrate my daughter’s and my birthdays by renting...
broad bean pasta recipe

Baby Broad Beans And Ricotta Pasta

When I was working in London I used to spend magical sunny weekends in deepest Somerset. I'd be given a trug of broad beans to pod and I'd chat away unguiltily,...
chicken lasagne

Mrs Daniell’s Chicken Lasagne

It's quite a lot of work, but I think this is nicer, and summerier than the standard beef mince version. It's good with a watercress salad, or also the peppery-...