Falafel with Skillet Flatbreads

Falafel

Falafel nestled in warm flatbreads, fresh from the pan, then smothered with tzatziki sauce. Simply put, the best meal on Earth. I do not lie. Falafel are deep fried delights made of chickpeas. With a crunchy crust and soft insides, there are no words to quite describe the flavor. They have a … [Read more...]

Ravioli Gnudi with Walnut Sauce

Ravioli Gnudi are ravioli without the wrapper. Just the filling is used. Gnudi is Italian for nude. These are also called malfatti which is Italian for ‘badly made’ and may be a reference to filling that falls out of the ravioli wrapper when cooked.The Gnudi are made by combining spinach, ricotta, … [Read more...]

Light Fettuccine Alfredo with Shrimp and Peas

This is a lightened up recipe for Alfredo sauce tossed with Spaghetti, shrimp and Peas. Most alfredo sauces call for using all cream; here I've swapped out some of the cream for whole milk. A little bit of cream goes a long way. This still retains that rich and creamy texture and flavor that I love … [Read more...]

Baked Ravioli and Meat Sauce

This is a comforting recipe for Baked Ravioli and Meat sauce with all the beloved flavors of lasagna but but being a lot quicker and easier to make. Using frozen or fresh cheese ravioli is the time saver. Even though the meat sauce needs a bit of time to prepare it's necessary for making this … [Read more...]

Spaghetti Squash with Lemon Garlic Sauce and Ricotta

Last winter was the first time I can remember ever eating Spaghetti squash. Mom and Dad both said they didn't like it which is probably why I don't have any memories of eating it. I've heard a lot of people claim that it tastes just like spaghetti. But I disagree. It's a healthy and delicious … [Read more...]