Lasagna happens to be one of my favorite dishes. It is hard to resist those steamy, gooey layers of tender pasta, tangy-sweet-tomato-y sauce, and rich, mild cheese. When made with fresh pasta (which I showed you how to make yesterday) it is out of this world.
When we had goats I made my own ricotta and once in awhile even the mozzarella – but that was a few years ago. The point is that the more fresh ingredients you toss in there the better it is going to be. Fresh basil, fresh pasta, a good quality ricotta cheese… well that is the foundation for a perfect dinner. Continue reading
March 14 (3-14 get it?) is national pi day. What better way to celebrate with a pie?
Let’s face it, any excuse will work, right?
Everyone who knows me knows that I have a deep and abiding hatred of all things math. Continue reading
I don’t know how long onion dip has been around but I think it is a standard for any casual party, get together, or game night. You know the drill; buy the packet of dry onion soup, add sour cream and… VOILA!
Except as time went by we become more aware and concerned about chemical ingredients… additives… MSG.
I have happy, happy news for you. Continue reading