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Italian Pasta Recipes

Italian Pasta Recipes

PASTA ALLA GRICIA BEST RECIPE

In 14 hundred and 92, Columbus sailed the ocean blue. Most of us remember reciting that in grade school.  That’s when Columbus Day was a real holiday and was celebrated on October 12th. St. Patrick’s Cathedral had a 10:00am…

Italian Pasta Recipes

FETTUCCINE ALFREDO: REAL RECIPE & HISTORY

The legend says this recipe was created by Alfredo Di Lelio in his restaurant in Rome and today there are 2 restaurants in Rome claiming the authorship of the fettuccine: Alfredo alla Scrofa and Il Vero Alfredo all’Augusteo. Apparently, Alfredo (the man…

Italian Pasta Recipes

GNOCCHI WITH SPICY TOMATO SAUCE

Pillowy potato gnocchi are the perfect canvas for a tomato sauce with a hit of peperoncino. A typical Venetian dish, gnocchi are among the easier fresh pasta to make — and promise to impress your dining companions.…