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Gnocchi all'Acqua con Pancetta

Happy Thanksgiving!

When I was googling researching gnocchi all’acqua (‘water’ gnocchi, made from a dough much like that of éclairs), I noticed a variety of these gnocchi stuffed with pieces of pancetta and served with a tomato sauce. 413 more words


Giveaway: Win a copy of Charcuterie by Miranda Ballard

I have a fantastic cookbook giveaway on the blog just in time for Christmas. One lucky reader will win a copy of Charcuterie by Miranda Ballard, courtesy of Ryland, Peters and Small. 385 more words

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Rice and peas

By rice and peas, I mean risotto – but a fairly basic risotto. I found this recipe whilst going through my cookbooks looking for things to make at Christmas, and thought it might be something that my two-year old son would like (note: his favourite foods are peas and noodles). 108 more words


Things I have been cooking lately #99: Penne with peas, pancetta and pesto

I am a big fan of Leon’s fresh, healthy meals and snacks and now that there’s one at the bottom of my new building I will admit to visiting it quite often for lunch.  218 more words


A Side of Thanks

I have a lot to be thankful for this year. Good health, great family, excellent friends, my work and my love. But I’m mostly thankful that I don’t have to host Thanksgiving. 668 more words


Gamy hands and feathers everywhere

The day arrived! What an exciting cooking class today! We were cooking roast pheasant with game chips, Savoy cabbage with pancetta, fried breadcrumbs and game gravy. 289 more words

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Pancetta & Potato Leek Soup

Thanksgiving is just days away so if you are anything like me you are busy cooking up a storm in preparation for the big day. But you (and your family) can’t wait until Thursday to eat; you need dinner tonight. 354 more words