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Split Pea and Smoked Ham Soup

Tidbits...My mom always told me that peas are good for you but I hated them nonetheless.  When I was a child I never would have...

Happy New Year – Cin Cin with Pomegranate Liqueur

Tidbits...When the pomegranates are ripe, dark red and sweet you can make this glorious after dinner drink    The hard part is waiting the 30...

12 Days of Pasta – Happy Holidays

I posted these recipes for my son on Christmas. I want my family and friends to enjoy them too.  Happy Holidays!   The 12 Days...

Penne Cacio e Pepe

Tidbits...Cacio e Pepe is an antique traditional Roman recipe. The sauce has only 2 ingredients so the important part is "making it right". Make the...

Bucatini All’Amatriciana

Tidbits... This traditional recipe from the heart of Italy originated in Amatrice.  An  earthquake completely destroyed this beautiful town.   I pray for everyone touched...

Spaghetti Carbonara

Tidbits...This spaghetti is a Roman specialty. One story of its possible origin was that after World War 2 the American soldiers loved their "bacon and...