Category Archives: Pasta

Spaghetti alla Carbonara with Homemade Pancetta

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 7 / 10 7 / 10 The first thing I’ve made from Ruhlman’s Twenty was this homemade pancetta/bacon. It was a lot of fun and definitely something I’ll do in the future. In the future when … Continue reading

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Arroz Negro with Squid and Saffron Aioli

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 8.5 / 10 7 / 10 Emily cannot see squid ink pasta or risotto on a menu without ordering it, so I decided to give this a shot. It was pretty delicious, with great depth of … Continue reading

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Gnocchi with Braised Chicken

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 5 / 10 8 / 10 This is the best homemade gnocchi dough I’ve tried yet. I had basically given up on making gnocchi since the packaged stuff is so good, but this recipe was pretty … Continue reading

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Sopa Seca with Chorizo

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 8 / 10 7 / 10 After looking at our expenses the past couple months, I have (not so) quickly come to the realization that we need to massively change our spending habits. Being a one … Continue reading

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Raviolone w Butternut Squash in Butter and Sage

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 8 / 10 8.5 / 10 This is a really delicious fall pasta dish. My favorite stuffed pasta so far. This particular recipe (with the raviolone instead of normal ravioli) makes it hard to have the … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Aglio e Olio

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 6.5 / 10 7 / 10 This is an incredibly easy yet tasty pasta dish – really good for a quick, weeknight meal. Dish Spaghetti Aglio e Olio Recipe Source Extra Virgin Difficulty 1 / 10 … Continue reading

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Basil Gnocchi with Heirloom Tomato Sauce

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 9 / 10 7.5 / 10 I made this a long time ago and Em always really liked it so figured I’d give it another go now that it is tomato season. This was pretty delicious … Continue reading

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