One Pot Cooking for Men

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Category: Pasta

Shrimp and Pasta with Shallots and Lemon Pepper Olive Oil

This recipe for Pasta and Shrimp with Shallots and Lemon Pepper Olive Oil is the left-over result from a small dinner party. We bought a pound of Costco’s cooked shrimp seasoned with fresh cilantro and limes as an appetizer, they were well received and enjoyed by our guests. Couple of days later we were fridge […]

Panzanella

It’s Panzanella salad time and without a doubt tomatoes are the leading reason folks get up off the couch in America and out into the garden. After you’ve tasted a store bought tomato and then compared it to a home grown tomato, you will become an avid gardener and you will do so because home […]

Orzo with Chicken and Sun Dried Tomatoes

This is my father-in-law’s recipe for orzo with chicken and sun dried tomatoes. It is the perfect light meal for a warm summer night, outdoor concert, potluck or picnic. It tastes good warm, it tastes good cold and is frankly the best room temp pasta dish I’ve ever eaten. I have no clue to the […]

Pasta Ortolano

One of my wife’s favorite meals is pasta ortolano and one of our favorite places to eat in Austin, Texas is Mandola’s Italian Market. We’ve enjoyed many delicious meals there with our good friends Susan and Joe (we miss you guys). The other day my wife was longing for her favorite Mandola’s dish “Spaghettini Ortolano” […]