Mushroom Ragù and Creamy Polenta Lasagna

I followed the suggestion to make a double portion as it was advertised by Daniel Gritzer of seriouseats.com as an epic vegetarian sauce. Continue reading “Mushroom Ragù and Creamy Polenta Lasagna”

Brussels Sprouts Risotto by Ottolenghi

To our pleasant surprise, our son announced a couple of weeks ago that he wanted to cook dinner for all of us.

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Asparagus, Pea and Fennel Risotto with Chopped Pistachios

Not too many changes were made to this fennel risotto recipe I posted last year. The original was already really tasty, but I decided to add a bunch of griddled green asparagus and fresh peas. Consequently, a really nice summer risotto chuck full or veggies. Continue reading “Asparagus, Pea and Fennel Risotto with Chopped Pistachios”

Mushroom “Risoniotto” (revisited)

Last week was mainly revisiting some earlier recipes that we liked very much

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Saffron And Goats’ Cheese Tagliatelle With Courgettes

This creamy pasta dish comes from the “Mildred’s: The Vegetarian Cookbook”.

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Mushroom “Risoniotto” by Hugh Fearnley-Whittingstall

This quick risotto-type pasta dish comes from his “River Cottage Veg: 200 Inspired Vegetable Recipes” cookbook.

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Mont d’Or Cheese Fondue with Black Truffle

This was the starter of our recent cookout: a small cheese fondue with black truffle.

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Gnocchi with a Creamy Mushroom Sauce

I got some packets of De Cecco’s mini gnocchi, chicche di patate, so started looking for recipes to find a sauce that was not the standard browned butter with sage leaves.

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Sweet Corn Risotto

This risotto hails from Georgia and originally comes from Morgan Murphy’s cookbook “Southern Living Off the Eaten Path: On the Road Again: More Unforgettable Foods and Characters from the South’s Back Roads and Byways”  Continue reading “Sweet Corn Risotto”