Category: Sausage


Rigatoni Pugliese

Over the weekend I checked out Urban Italian: Simple Recipes and True Stories from a Life in Food from the library, and so far, it’s an exceptional book for authentic Italian recipes. This is my first recipe attempt from the book.I always start with something simple with new or unfamiliar authors. At first glance, this […]


Pasta with Sausage and Arugula

This dish has been one of the most flavorful dishes I’ve had in some time. With a variety of ingredients, each bite has unique tastes and textures that never get boring from the start of the meal to the last bite on the plate.This recipe is based on Fettuccine with Sausage and Arugula from the […]


Hunters’ Minestrone

I must say that I have been burned out on minestrone lately even though it is one of my favorite soups. Truth is, my wife always yells Minestrone! whenever I ask if we want soup this week and if so what kind. I’m about as tired of it as she is tired of my lentil […]

Beef, Sausage


Lasagna has been my all-time favorite since childhood. Meat, cheese, and layers of noodles and sauce – a balance of unprecedented flavors and textures. This one is real simple to make and yields a dish greater than the sum of its parts. Lasagna Recipe For a “batch” of sauce:1/2 yellow or white onion, diced2 cloves […]

Baking, Sausage, Vegetarian

Saturday is Pizza Day!

Pizza has once again become a weekly staple in our house. You see, we had stopped eating it for a time because there are simply no good places to get a good pie around these parts. We have the main pizza chains in the area, but I would hardly characterize what they deliver as food. […]