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Penne with Zucchini and Ricotta - The Macaroni Marathon

This is a quick, no fuss dish but definitely refined, think flavorful fare.  The recipe is adapted from the cookbook,  The Cafe Cook Book by… 227 more words

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Easy lemon pesto sauce

A light, lemony and more refreshing version of a traditional pesto sauce is delicious tossed with hot pasta for a quick meal or side dish with roasted or grilled meats and fish. 113 more words

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Kale and Pasta Perfection

Our daughter Kerri is out visiting in Colorado and it’s a great opportunity not only to ski with her and enjoy our time together but to cook vegetarian style for her. 571 more words


Rigatoni with Chunky Vegetable Sauce - The Macaroni Marathon

Every day that I post another pasta recipe especially one that isn’t one with gravy, the traditional tomato sauce served with meatballs and/or sausage, I marvel at the seemingly endless ways there are to  incorporate two great food groups;  Pasta, that filling carbohydrate, whose very lack of flavor (except for Barilla), lends itself as a base canvas upon which we can create delicious vegetable dishes from nature’s own colorful palette.  228 more words

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Shells with Ricotta Cauliflower, Chickpeas,+Ricotta-The Macaroni Marathon

This vegetarian pasta dish has the added nutritional value of chickpeas, giving a protein punch to the meal.  Just simple ingredients which nestle nicely into a small curvaceous pasta shape.  182 more words

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Pasta with Roasted Vegetables and Arugula-THE MACARONI MARATHON

What could be more appropriate for this season than a pasta dish that uses ingredients that are fresh and readily available?  This is another quick dish to serve on a busy weekday evening.   172 more words

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Mushroom Pasta with Ricotta - THE MACARONI MARATHON

Mushrooms seem to be, well just mushrooms…no brilliant color like a red pepper, no deep green like a bunch of kale or broccoli rabe, no heartiness of a baked potato, nor the crunch of a carrot.  283 more words

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