Category Archives: Pasta

Orzo Salad with Corn Tomatoes and basil and feta

From Plumpie Perfect for the lake! Orzo Salad with Corn, Tomatoes, Basil, and Feta Adapted from Cooking Light {Serves 4 to 6} Dressing: 4 tablespoons fresh squeezed lemon juice 2 tablespoons olive oil 4 teaspoons red wine vinegar 3 garlic … Continue reading

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inside out ravioli Frannie

In a large soup pot: Heat 1 T olive oil. Brown 1.5lbs ground beef, 1 chopped onion, 1 clove minced garlic.   Cook 1 package frozen chopped spinach. Drain and save the liquid.   Add the liquid to the pot … Continue reading

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Tortellini Salad

I PKG Tortellini stuffed with parmesan 8 chicken breasts or 2 rotisserie chickens or smoked chicken is the best! 2 cups green seedless grapes sliced in half 1 cup snow peas (fresh un cooked) sliced in half ½ pound fresh … Continue reading

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Spinach Ravaloi Casserole

1  (6-oz.) package fresh baby spinach, thoroughly washed 1/3  cup  refrigerated pesto sauce 1  (15-oz.) jar Alfredo sauce 1/4  cup  vegetable broth* 1  (25-oz.) package frozen cheese-filled ravioli (do not thaw) 1  cup  (4 oz.) shredded Italian six-cheese blend Garnishes: … Continue reading

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Lasagna, go to favorite

2  medium onions, chopped 2  tablespoons  olive oil, divided 4  garlic cloves, minced 1  pound  lean ground beef 1  (14.5-oz.) can basil, garlic, and oregano diced tomatoes 2  (6-oz.) cans tomato paste 1  (8-oz.) can basil, garlic, and oregano tomato … Continue reading

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SPAGHETTI AND MEATBALLS

SO HARD BUT DELICIOUS! MAKES A TON, mballs can be frozen For tomato sauce 6 (28-oz) cans whole tomatoes in juice (preferably San Marzano) 2 medium onions, chopped 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil 6 garlic cloves, finely chopped For meatballs … Continue reading

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Southern Tortellini Minestrone

1  medium onion, chopped 1  tablespoon  olive oil 3  garlic cloves, chopped 2  (32-oz.) containers chicken broth parm regg cheese rind 3/4  cup  dry white wine 2  (14.5-oz.) cans Italian-seasoned diced tomatoes 1  (16-oz.) package frozen green beans 1  (16-oz.) … Continue reading

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