Tag Archive: linguini

Nuts about pasta (pasta with four-nut pesto)

April 13, 2015

Spring is still struggling here in the Okanagan. It has been cold and windy. I am waiting to plant my herbs for the season and bring in the perennials to brighten up the planters outside. Some herbs are coming back after the cold winter: chives, oregano, even some of the thyme. Pretty amazing to see them pop up after being covered with snow and subjected to the vagaries of a Canadian winter. I am still... View Article

Linguini with Vegetables and Ricotta

July 4, 2013

Pasta is probably my favourite food after bread, and if I can have both together I am pretty well in culinary heaven. I cook a lot of pasta dishes, some quick and light, some more substantial and either way they are always satisfying and good in their simplicity. I made this pasta for dinner using some vegetables that I intended to use and didn’t get around to in the last couple of days. I had... View Article