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Recipe John Cassavetes Red Pepper, Olive Oil, Garlic & Pasta

John Cassavetes Red Pepper, Olive Oil, Garlic & Pasta

A John Cassavetes flick is a cinematic palate cleanser. After a steady diet of predictable and anemic Hollywood film scraps it's great to dig into raw, spicy and unpredictable filmmaking. And I've come up with a pasta dish that is as fiery as one of my
Recipe Tom Yum Soup Noodles With Coconut Milk

Tom Yum Soup Noodles With Coconut Milk

This is my quick version of Tom Yum Soup Noodles With Coconut Milk. This recipe uses ready-made Tom Yum and roasted chili paste. Coconut milk enhances the soup?s taste and consistency, which complements well with the thin rice stick noodles. This is a sim
Recipe Asparagus, Broad Bean, Mint & Lemon Risoni

Asparagus, Broad Bean, Mint & Lemon Risoni

Baguette is one of my favourite restaurants, and recent winner of Australia s Most Popular French Restaurant award in the Lifestyle Food Channel 2010 I Love Food Awards .   My boyfriend and I love it so much we ve become regulars over the past 2 years.
Recipe French Fridays with Dorie ? Spicy Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup

French Fridays with Dorie ? Spicy Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup

Week Three of French Fridays with Dorie and Ms. Greenspan chooses her Spicy Vietnamese Chicken Noodle Soup. What looks like a very involved recipe, isn t. It s just a long list of super-intense flavors and ingredients. I didn t think I d have the time
Recipe Buttermilk Dipped Fried Ravioli Appetizers with Marinara Dipping Sauce

Buttermilk Dipped Fried Ravioli Appetizers with Marinara Dipping Sauce

Crunchy, light pillows of ricotta cheese filling dipped in a delicious Marinara Sauce. How does that sound to you? When my Co-Worker, Kelly, described this delicious appetizer her eyes were rolling in the back of her head. "It's the buttermilk that give
Recipe Tricolore Fusilli Aglio Olio With Streaky Bacon

Tricolore Fusilli Aglio Olio With Streaky Bacon

Just mention pasta and visions of Italy immediately spring to mind :) Joanna next destination will be Italy ( she is touring Europe now....wow...imagine all the authentic pasta she will get to taste from there with lots of cheese on them...mmmm I need to
Recipe Spaghetti Carbonara with Homemade Bacon

Spaghetti Carbonara with Homemade Bacon

The cuisine of most countries is often associated with a certain style/focus, like French cuisine is mostly linked to elaborate, complex dishes, German to heavily meat based dishes with hardly any vegetables besides potatoes or Italian to simple dishes wi
Recipe Tortilla Casserole, aka Mexican Lasagne

Tortilla Casserole, aka Mexican Lasagne

When paging through Rick Bayless s Mexican Kitchen , we found something which we initially thought was a bit odd but strangely interesting a Mexican version of lasagne, layered up with tortillas instead of lasagne sheets. We became determined to try i
Recipe Gnocchi with spinach and Feta cheese

Gnocchi with spinach and Feta cheese

Gnocchi with spinach and Feta cheese I love eating Gnocchi and one of my falourite veggies is fresh spinache . Combining the two results in one of my favourite Gnocchi dishes . Freshly made Gnocchi with juicy spinache and melted Feta cheese
Recipe Deal of the Day - Weight Watchers Picante Chicken & Pasta

Deal of the Day - Weight Watchers "Picante Chicken & Pasta"

What do you get when you combine chili with bow-tie pasta? You get "Picante Chicken Pasta" from Weight Watchers'. Don't scoff -- you were never tempted to dump a can of chili over your pasta, just once? I picked up a couple of these frozen entrees
Recipe Tabouleh Salad

Tabouleh Salad

Tabouleh salad always leads to licked clean plates in our house; basically if we want leftovers for another meal I have to hide some. The dish is typically made with bulgur as the staple grain, but we prefer a lighter version made with couscous instead. T
Recipe Tuna and Cream Cheese Maki

Tuna and Cream Cheese Maki

Cream cheese was my most used ingredient between Feb 27 and March 7.  I used it to make Strawberry Napoleones (February 27th) and Chocolate Chip Cream Cheese Coffee Cake (March 6th).  Hubby and I also snacked on crackers and cream cheese while watchin