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Pasta Estivi

  From my venerable old 1983 cookbook, Beard on Pasta, by James Beard.  Makes a great summer meal. Here is the recipe in James Beard’s words, with my changes in parentheses.  Not saying that I know better than James Beard, but … Continue reading

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Spicy Pasta Salad with Smoked Gouda, Tomatoes, and Basil

Since everyone in America watches the Pioneer Woman (except me), this salad is probably old news to most people.  But I do follow her on Facebook, and today she greeted me with this pasta salad that I immediately craved and … Continue reading

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Pasta with Fresh Vegetables

My favorite thing about pasta is its versatility.  If you are out of ideas, or time, or even low on ingredients, you can always boil some pasta and put something on it.  You can be creative, or boring; you can be … Continue reading

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