Category Archives: Pasta

Shrimp and Snow Pea Pasta with Cilantro Lime Sauce

This recipe needs no introduction. It is a family favorite that’s made for any and all get-togethers. It’s also one that can guarantee a visit from my sister if she catches wind of dinner plans featuring this delectable entrée. Ingredients … Continue reading

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Wonton-Style Tortellini with Cilantro Pesto

The week leading up to Match Day I was in Florida with my family.  It was a reward for a few months of self-obsession about my future, worrying about my individual path that would emerge from the Match algorithm.  I … Continue reading

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Pumpkin Ricotta Gnocchi with Mushrooms and Goat Cheese

As promised, here is the first recipe featuring homemade pumpkin purée. This is inspired by one of my favorite Cleveland restaurants – Sweet Melissa. While I don’t for a second claim that this recipe is quite as good as their … Continue reading

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Basil and Parmesan Orzo

Not much to say about this recipe except to point out the key ingredients – basil, parmesan and orzo pasta. Yum. There’s next to no prep time involved, it’s quick to cook, and can be served as a side dish, … Continue reading

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