creamy summer squash pasta

from Bon Appétit ingredients 2 pounds zucchini or summer squash (4–6)1 large shallot or ½ small onion4 large garlic cloves3 Tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil¼ teaspoons crushed red pepper flakes2 teaspoons Diamond Crystal or 1 ¼ teaspoons Morton kosher saltFreshly ground black pepper12 ounces pappardelle, spaghetti, linguine, bucatini, or other long pasta1 lemon½ ounces Parmesan, plus... Continue Reading →

cannellini bean pasta with beurre blanc

adapted from New York Times. ingredients 1/2 cup cannellini beans, soaked overnight3 sprigs parsleyParmesan or other strong hard cheese rind1/4 cup white wine1/4 cup white wine vinegar1/2 shallot, finely chopped3 Tablespoons unsalted butter, cut into small cubes5 ounces pasta (gemelli or small shells are recommended, but most shapes work well!)Grated Parmesan, Pecorino Romano or other... Continue Reading →

spinach stuffed shells

slightly adapted from Fork Knife Swoon. ingredients 16-32 pasta shells (depends on size, but enough to fit in a 9x13 dish)2 Tablespoons olive oil2 cloves garlic, minced6 ounces fresh spinach leaves, roughly-chopped12 ounces ricotta4 ounces torn fresh mozzarella cheese1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese, plus more for serving1 large egg1 Tablespoon finely chopped fresh basil1 teaspoon kosher salt1/2 teaspoon freshly-ground black pepper1 1/4 cups... Continue Reading →

artichoke & green chile dip

lightly adapted from The Meaning of Pie. ingredients 1 cup shredded Parmesan or sharp cheddar (aged at least 18 months) cheese¾ cup mayonnaise1 can (14 ounces) artichoke hearts1 can (4 or 4.5 ounces) chopped green chiles method Preheat the oven to 325 degrees F.Drain and squeeze as much moisture as possible from the artichokes, and... Continue Reading →

cheesy winter squash gratin

lightly adapted from Bon Appétit. ingredients 5 Tablespoons unsalted butter, divided, plus more for pan3½ pounds delicata and/or acorn squash, halved, seeds removed, cut crosswise ¼" thick1 large white onion, thinly sliced10 garlic cloves, thinly sliced2 teaspoons kosher salt, divided12 ounces frozen kale, spinach or blanched greens, thawed, squeezed well½ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes1... Continue Reading →

cheesy hot pepper pasta

lightly adapted from Trader Joe's. ingredients 1 pound hearty pasta (orecchiette is great)¼ cup olive oil2 Tablespoons Trader Joe’s Italian Bomba Hot Pepper Sauce (or any Calabrian Chile paste)1 clove garlic, mincedZest and juice of ½ lemon1 cup grated Parmigiano-Reggiano, plus more for garnish method In a large pot, bring 4 quarts salted water to... Continue Reading →

stovetop spinach-artichoke dip

from Bon Appétit. ingredients FOR THE BREAD BOWL 1 large sourdough boule or other round country loaf (about 10" in diameter)5 Tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil, dividedKosher salt FOR THE DIP 4 Tablespoons. unsalted butter6 garlic cloves, finely grated2 15-ounce cans artichoke hearts, drained, quartered10 ounces baby spinach or frozen chopped spinach, thawed1 ½ teaspoons (or... Continue Reading →

spinach artichoke mushroom lasagna

adapted from Epicurious. ingredients FOR THE FILLING 2 Tablespoons (1/4 stick) butter2 Tablespoons olive oil24 ounces mushrooms, sliced6 garlic cloves, minced2 14.5-ounce jars marinated artichoke hearts, chopped1 cup dry white wine11 ounces baby spinach, chopped FOR THE MORNAY 1/2 cup butter1/2 cup all purpose flour7 cups whole milk11 ounces freshly grated Parmesan cheeseGround nutmeg1 9-ounce... Continue Reading →

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