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a spring time pasta saladMemorial day pasta salad with cucumber and peas

Last week I got a last minute shout out to celebrate a friend’s birthday on her beautiful screened porch. It was going to be a wonderfully warm evening so decided I should whip up a quick pasta salad. Since I always have peas in my freezer, pasta in my pantry and usually at least one …

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German Cabbage and Noodlesnouilles et chou blanc

This Oktoberfest dish is inspired by a recent trip to Cologne, Germany.  Dennis and I were representing  American-made Pasta in Germany at The Anuga Show in Cologne.  Anuga is “The world´s leading food fair for the retail trade and the food service and catering market attracting 180,000 buyers.” German Cabbage and Noodles 1/2 pkg Al Dente …

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Pasta with Brie from the Silver Palate CookbookPâtes au Brie du livre de cuisine Silver Palate

  This is a great recipe to try before summer is over.  It starts with fresh ultra-ripe tomatoes, basil, garlic, and olive oil that marinates at room temp all day.  When it’s almost time for dinner the fresh tomato sauce is ready to toss with brie, triple cream brie if you can find it, and fresh hot …

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