05 juillet 2012

Italian pasta salad

My relationship with pasta salad had a rough start. The first time a pasta salad crossed my path was at a student party, the pasta was way beyond all-dente and drenched in store bought mayonnaise, the few defrosted peas that were added to this mix couldn't save it. Well, I drank a lot of beer that night. For a long time I didn't want to have anything to do with pasta salads but then I met Jamie Oliver, or rather his so called "Best Pasta Salad". What can I say it was love at first sight and I have never looked back! I changed the... [Lire la suite]
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24 mai 2012

Papardelle with meatballs

Inspired by the novel "You Gotta Have Balls" I decided to treat myself and my husband to pasta with meatballs. It was raining cats and dogs so it was a perfect time for some good old fashioned comfort food. I followed a recipe by Jamie Oliver and as usual it turned out great.   Ingredients for 2 persons : 300 gr of fresh papardelle For the meatballs 225 gr of minced meat 1-2 chilis, crushed 1 pinch of cinnamon 1 garlic glove, crushed 1 egg 2 tablespoon of grated parmesan zest of 1/2 a lemon ... [Lire la suite]
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