Category Archives: Quick

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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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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Spinach Pesto Quinoa Bowl

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 5.5 / 10 5.5 / 10 Really quick and really easy. It’s pretty filling and satisfying if we are looking for something really fast, but not super flavorful otherwise Dish 15 Minute Spinach Pesto Quinoa Bowl … Continue reading

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Siracha Honey Lime Chicken

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 6.5 / 10 6.5 / 10 This is a really good weeknight dinner option – probably the easiest thing I’ve made in a long time and in terms of taste+satisfaction relative to time, this is very high. … Continue reading

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Jalapeno Pancakes

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 6.5 / 10 7 / 10 I picked up the two David Tanis cookbooks for basically nothing on ThriftBooks.com. David Tanis basically has one of the coolest lives ever. 6 months a year he is the … Continue reading

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Sauteed Okra

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 7.5 / 10 7.5 / 10 I’ve never had okra before and I kept seeing it at Stanley’s so decided to give it a shot. I had read a bunch of recipes about it over the … Continue reading

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Za’atar Tilapia

Emily’s Rating Chris’s Rating 7.5 / 10 7.5 / 10 We are on an Ottolenghi streak this week. When we were in London, I picked up some Za’atar at his restaurant and have been trying to find something to use … Continue reading

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