Artichoke blue cheese pasta. My good friend and fellow author, Carla Snyder, has the answer for empty nesters who are bored with their everyday fare and in search of new ideas for weeknight meals.
Worry no more! In her new book, One Pan, Two Plates:Vegetarian Suppers, Carla has assembled a collection of irresistible main courses crafted to serve just two! As I thumbed through the book, I found myself turning down page after page. Spicy Vegan Potato Curry Recipe. Fresh Corn Stars in a Delicious Summer Risotto. Earlier this month on a picture-perfect summer evening, my husband and I and a good friend ate outside on the terrace of Amherst’s Lord Jeffrey Inn.
Our group of three looked at the interesting menu, and surprisingly all ordered the corn risotto as our main course. (If you knew what a carnivore my spouse, Ron, is, you’d be as stunned as I that he by-passed the handsome steak offering for this vegetable main course.). The waitress assured us that we wouldn’t be disappointed, and she was right. The chef had made a delicious risotto by cooking arborio rice (the classic short, starchy grain used for this Northern Italian specialty) in simmering stock along with fresh corn kernels. Quinoa Greek Salad Recipe. The quinoa takes about 15 minutes to cook and 10 minutes to cool.
While the quinoa is cooking, prep the vegetables and herbs for this recipe. Method 1 Cook quinoa in salted water (1 teaspoon salt for 2 cups water) according to quinoa box instructions. Cheesy Tortellini Casserole Recipe. Method 1 Heat a large pot with 3 quarts of water and 1 1/2 tablespoons of salt on high heat.
When the water starts to boil, add the tortellini. Once the water returns to a boil, cook for an additional 2 minutes. You want the pasta cooked al dente because it will continue to cook when baked in the casserole. Remove from heat and drain. 2 While you are preparing the pasta, start on the sauce. 3 Add the garlic, crushed fennel seeds, and red pepper flakes to the mushrooms and cook a minute more. 4 Pre-heat oven to 400°F. Creamy Caprese Quinoa Bake. You need this today.
It’s got tons and tons of basil. It’s my very favorite summer herb. As if you did not notice. It’s also loaded with tons and tons of sweet grape tomatoes. Another summer favorite of mine. Leftover Spaghetti Frittata. There will always be leftover pasta.
Take just last night for instance, I made a scallop pasta, and there are leftovers hanging out in the fridge right now. Guess what I’ll be making later… I did a ton of cooking for my family when I was in Sag Harbor, NY last week, which I love to do because they’re an extremely enthusiastic bunch when it comes to eating. Okay, most of them are. I say “most of them” because there are children involved. Uncooked Tomato Sauce for Fusilli. Ingredients With this recipe, the only thing you have to cook is the pasta. My cousin Edda makes it all summer long.
This is the freshest, purest-tasting recipe I have found for a sauce of raw tomatoes and uncooked seasonings. Savory Pumpkin Ravioli. 1) Prepare the pasta dough and set out at room temperature to rest.
On the stovetop, begin heating a stockpot of water to cook the ravioli. 2) Place your measured canned pumpkin in a fine sieve, cover the top with plastic wrap, and weigh it down with another can or bottle. You want to drain excess moisture from the pumpkin, but not squish it through the sieve; about 15 to 20 minutes is sufficient. Bulgur Salad with Cucumbers, Red Peppers, Chick Peas, Lemon and Dill. 5 stars based on 6 votes Share on TwitterShare on FacebookShare on Pinterest Made with bulgur, fresh herbs, chopped vegetables and buttery chick peas, this Middle Eastern-style salad is like a bulked-up tabbouleh.
I like to make it over the weekend and keep it in the fridge all week long for healthy lunches. If you’re unfamiliar with bulgur, it’s a chewy and nutty-tasting Middle Eastern grain made from whole wheat kernels that have been parboiled, dried and cracked. Tomato sauce with onion and butter. I could no longer resist this sauce, and frankly, I don’t know why I even tried to: food bloggers obsess over it, and they’re not a bad lot to base a recipe selection upon.
Adam of Amateur Gourmet fell for it five years ago. Molly at Orangette raved about it over two years ago, with a bonus approval marking from Luisa at Wednesday Chef. Then Rachel Eats fawned over it too, and Rachel, you see, she lives in Rome right now — I want to be in Rome right now — Rome, where you can get authentic, perfect tomato sauce a zillion places every single day. And yet she stayed in and made this one. Brown Rice Risotto With Winter Squash - Recipes. Leek and Potato Soufflé. Pumpkin Ricotta Gnocchi Recipe. 1 Mix the pumpkin puree, ricotta, parmesan, eggs and salt together in a large bowl.
Add 2 cups of the flour and mix well with your hands. The dough should be very sticky, impossible to work. Add another half cup of flour and mix that in — you want the dough to still be pretty sticky, but pliable enough to shape into a large log. If it's not, keep adding a little flour at a time until you can get a soft dough that will be rollable.
It should never require more than 4 cups of flour. 2 Bring a large pot of water to a boil, then add enough salt to it so that the water tastes salty. 3 To make the gnocchi, spread some flour on a large work surface and have more flour ready. 4 Dust the gnocchi with a little flour, then use one finger to push the dumpling up onto the tines of a fork. Caramelized Onion Tart with Gorgonzola and Brie Recipe. Quinoa with Roasted Tomatoes, Avocado, and Pesto Recipe. Choose from many recipes Why do I need to sign in? Smart recipe search. Personal recommendations. Re-discover food with Yummly. The Most Powerful Tool in the Kitchen. Tomato Pie Recipe. If you want to take this recipe up a notch, you can caramelize the onions while prepping the other ingredients.
If you do that, double the amount of onion. Ingredients 1 9-inch pie shell (see pie crust recipe for homemade version)1/2 yellow or red onion, chopped3-4 tomatoes, cut in half horizontally, squeezed to remove excess juice, roughly chopped, to yield approximately 3 cups chopped tomatoes1/4 cup sliced basil (about 8 leaves)*2 cups grated cheese (combination of sharp cheddar and Monterey Jack, or Gruyere or Mozarella)3/4 cup mayonnaise1 teaspoon (or more to taste) of Frank's Hot Sauce (or Tabasco)Salt and freshly ground black pepper.