Tag: peperoncino

  • Spaghetti All’Amatriciana

    Spaghetti All’Amatriciana

        What not to put in Amatriciana sauce There was a huge kerfuffle in Italy recently when a famous chef made Spaghetti All’Amatriciana and put onions in it. ┬áThe crowd went wild (in a bad way) and there was nearly a lynch mob sent out to get the chef. ┬áThat’s how seriously the Italians…

  • Spaghetti with Herbs, Cannellini Beans and Bacon

    Spaghetti with Herbs, Cannellini Beans and Bacon

        An irresistible spaghetti sauce When you don’t have fussy kids hanging around who only like pasta with sauces in which the main constituent is tomato (writing from bitter experience here), this sauce with dried beans, bacon and herbs makes a wonderful change. It suits long pasta, such as spaghetti or linguine perfectly. Even…

  • Spaghetti con Aglio, Olio e Peperoncino

    Spaghetti con Aglio, Olio e Peperoncino

        Yes, yes, I know….you’re looking at the photo of this dish, saying, “So what??? It looks like a plate of white spaghetti…..what’s the big deal, and why on earth are you putting this in front of me??” Well, that’s what I thought years ago when my husband, made it for me in the…