Pasta, Uncategorized

The making of Tomato Sauce

A VERY PRODUCTIVE DAY As I woke up this morning the smells of yesterday’s busyness still lingered in the air.  The smells of garlic and tomatoes.  Now to some of you this may not be a pleasant thought to wake up to these smells, but to me it is a reminder of a good day!… Read More The making of Tomato Sauce

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Fish/Seafood, Pasta

Squid with Roasted Tomatoes and Onions

Calamari con pomodoro arrostito e cippolla (Squid with Roasted Tomatoes and Onions)     This recipe is an inspiration by Olivia, our third born.  It was her 20th birthday yesterday and this was the meal that our Ladybird requested.  As is the custom in our house, the birthday girl/boy picks the meal for their birthday… Read More Squid with Roasted Tomatoes and Onions

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Pasta with Spinach and Mushrooms

QUICK AND EASY PASTA Want a quick easy pasta dish to accompany that steak you are going to throw on the grill? You are going to want to try this one!  Simple and Easy! I love mushrooms!  I am not sure how you feel about them, but I love them!  Add some spinach and cream… Read More Pasta with Spinach and Mushrooms

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Pasta, Side Dishes

Red Pepper Lasagna

I am re-posting this recipe in our recipe format so it is  easier for you to read and print…enjoy and  have a great day! RED PEPPER LASAGNA Today our recipe is Red Pepper Lasagna. This is another recipe that we have used for years and I just love it!! The layers of red pepper/tomato sauce… Read More Red Pepper Lasagna

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Orecchiette Pasta with Basil, Lime and Pistachios

Refreshing Dish for a Refreshing Weekend The amount of things you can do with a pasta dish are ENDLESS! Today we are going to talk about a QUICK, REFRESHING pasta dish that you are going to love! We had a great weekend trying out some new recipes and to taste test, we had some family… Read More Orecchiette Pasta with Basil, Lime and Pistachios

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Pasta

Angel Hair with Roasted Tomatoes

WELCOME Welcome to kimmyscucina today!  If this is your first time visiting us WELCOME!  If you have been here before,  THANKS for coming back!! Here at kimmyscucina we talk about food and life.  We always talk about food and sometimes we talk about life.  Sometimes life is calm and sometimes it is crazy but either… Read More Angel Hair with Roasted Tomatoes

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Lemon Ricotta Gnocchi

LET’S MAKE SOME LEMONADE God is good… God is in control… I will trust in God for this… These are truths some of us may tell ourselves and practice every day. But some days our head may know these truths but our hearts and our “emotions” have a tough time grasping them. It’s a choice…… Read More Lemon Ricotta Gnocchi

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Pasta

Roasted Tomato Sauce

AROUND THE TABLE WITH FRIENDS There is nothing like gathering around the table with good friends. They can be friends, old or new. Friends, from many years past that can talk about so many treasured memories. Reminding each other of forgotten memories. Remember when…. I don’t know about you but for us renewing old friendships… Read More Roasted Tomato Sauce

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Cavatelli

PASTA As with so many of our recipes I am re-posting this in the “recipe” format for you.  If you haven’t tried these yet maybe now is the time!! Today we are making cavatelli’s. These are small pasta shells that have been referred to as “miniature hot dog buns” (Wikipedia definition). The word cavatelli means… Read More Cavatelli

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Cavatelli

On the board today are cavatelli’s. These are small pasta shells that have been referred to as “miniature hot dog buns” (Wikipedia definition). The word cavatelli means “little hollows”.   This pasta is made with ricotta cheese and is an almost dumpling like consistency. A few weeks ago Roger came up with a “hybrid” cavatelli. Some… Read More Cavatelli

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