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What to eat: Carbonara with a Japanese twist

As a quick, satisfying supper, not much beats spaghetti carbonara: it goes together in barely more time than it takes to boil pasta, it’s delicious and filling, and you might even have the spaghetti, eggs and bacon on hand. 408 more words


February in the Kitchen - Broccoli Raab a la Jane Grigson

Like my recent posting of grilled asparagus, this post is the basic method for cooking broccoli raab, also sometimes called broccoletti di rape, or rapini. It has multiple names, including rapine, rappi, rappje, turnip broccoli, tailcat, Italian or chicness broccoli, broccoli de rabe, Italtiona turnip, and turnip broccoli. 497 more words


Chicken and Broccoli Rabe Stir-Fry with Spicy Peanut Sauce

Essentially, the whole reason for this post is the second half of the title – the spicy peanut sauce. I was looking for a good recipe for Thai peanut sauce and was willing to put it on pretty much anything, so it’s lucky that this dish actually turned out well. 294 more words


Roasted Sausage & Peppers with Fennel, Onion & Rapini

I will confess, nothing gives me more pleasure, food wise, than eating a great one-pot bowl of roasted food in the fall and winter time.  It’s cold outside, might as well be warm on the plate!   328 more words