Homemade Spaghetti Sauce #RicardoRecipes #RicardoCuisine

This year I am making a big effort to pay more attention to the foods my family eats. I am going back to basics and cooking more recipes that will save me money and fill my family up. At the same time I am changing up what we eat and increasing the amount of veggiesContinue Reading …

Chicken Rigatoni Recipe

Pasta dishes are my go to meals lately! They are tasty comfort foods that everyone enjoys. They take very little effort and are great for feeding a crowd like mine. This chicken rigatoni recipe is sure to be one your family will enjoy as well! Chicken Rigatoni Recipe Ingredients 1 pound of boneless skinless chicken 3Continue Reading …

Agnolotti Pasta Recipe

Here is another homemade pasta dish my oldest made at school  Agnolotti filling: 300 gr. Ricotta cheese 30 gr. Gorgonzola cheese (blue cheese) 1 egg yolk 1 tsp. minced parsley pinch of nutmeg 1 Tbsp. 35% cream to moisten if needed 1 Tbsp. Grated (powdered) Parmesan Crumble the ricotta cheese into a bowl. Add theContinue Reading …

Linguine Vonghole with Clams Recipe

You may remember me mentioning my oldest is in college for cooking. Below is her latest in class creation. It looks so good! I can not wait to try it out. Linguine Vonghole: 10 ml olive oil 8 pasta clams 1/4 cup dry white wine Rinse the clams under cold water. Have two pots ofContinue Reading …

Valentine’s Day with Olivieri Pasta #Recipes4Romance & Contest Alert

How do you celebrate your love? Valentine’s Day does not need to be the only day you do this. It is a nice reminder though to get out of the every day routine and appreciate your loved one in a special way.  My husband and I have been together for a long time. With four children itContinue Reading …

Operation: Pasta for a Crowd

Teen boys. Aaah. What to feed teen boys? An especially difficult decision when four extra six-footers are coming, and quantity is definitely an important criteria. The Situation 5:45 a text arrives from 17-year-old son: Mom, what’s for dinner? I answer, hard at work watching Young and the Restless: I wasn’t going to make anything. I’mContinue Reading …

Fiesta Stuffed Pasta Shells Recipe

We went shoppoing in the states last week and the price of chicken was so good I stocked up. I cooked some of for dinner and the next day had lots leftover. So I needed a recipe to use it up. I went to the Kraft site for inspiration. I found the fiesta Stuffed PastaContinue Reading …