Pasta alla Checca

An easy and colourful pasta salad with loads of fresh raw ingredients.

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Mac ‘n Greens by Marcus Samuelsson

Marcus Samuelsson’s funky fusion cuisine usually results in very tasty recipes, as was the case with his Mac ‘n Greens.

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Lasagna by Marcus Wareing

Another great recipe from the Marcus at Home cookbook to give our new pasta machine a spin.
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Beef Stroganoff by Thomas Keller

This was the pièce de résistance from the Ad Hoc At Home cookout that Koen and I had in December: Beef Stroganoff.

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Mexican Gnocchi and Guacamole

The perfect weekday comfort food: Potato gnocchi in a creamy Mexican spiced sauce! Continue reading “Mexican Gnocchi and Guacamole”

Broccoli & Chicken Pasta Alfredo Oven-bake

Inspired by a recipe I found over at Tastes Lovely, I made a fabulous oven-bake with pan-fried broccoli, chicken, farfalle pasta and a delicious homemade creamy alfredo sauce. Continue reading “Broccoli & Chicken Pasta Alfredo Oven-bake”

Conchiglie Pasta with Corn, Bacon & Parmesan

Revisiting a recipe for a delicious and easy weekday supper by Josette I found about a year ago @thebrookcook. We have made it several times since and everybody here loves it.

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Spaghetti with Broccolini, Lemon and Chilli Pepper

I kind of overdid it with the broccolini…

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Pasta with Pesto, Green Beans and Potatoes

Pasta with Pesto Genovese is an Italian dish that we all had a million times; delicious, but always some plain pasta and pesto. Nevertheless, I was quite surprised learning that in native Liguria the dish is typically served with green beans and… potatoes!?!

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Mac ‘n’ Cheese with Ragù Bolognese

Why, oh why didn’t I try this one before?? Hearty beef ragù covered in a creamy layer of crispy crusted mac ‘n’ cheese! Hmmmm…. ultimate comfort food!

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