Pasta & Grains

Pasta & Grains
Spaghetti all’Aglio e Olio Recipe

Spaghetti all’Aglio e Olio

This classic Italian spaghetti all’aglio e olio is going to rock your world with its understated simplicity and undeniable frugality.

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  • 5 M
  • 20 M
  • 12
Homemade Muesli Recipe

Homemade Muesli

This little homemade muesli number will upend your notion of boxed breakfast cereal. No cardboard-like, dusty-tasting grains here.

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  • 10 M
  • 10 M
  • 6
Bucatini all’Amatriciana Recipe

Bucatini all’Amatriciana

All’Amatriciana—go on, roll that “r” like they do in Italy—means a spicy pasta sauce of tomatoes and pancetta or bacon. Prego.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H
  • 2
Braised Oxtails Recipe

Braised Oxtails & Homemade Red Wine Pasta

With all due respect, your go-to recipe for beef stew falls short of this magnificent melding of beef, wine, and pasta. No contest.

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  • 2 H
  • 5 H, 30 M
  • 4
Potato Gnocchi Recipe

Potato Gnocchi

Pillowy little poufs of potato-y perfection from the ultimate authority in Italian cooking. (No, not your nonna. The Silver Spoon.)

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H
  • 4
Spaghetti with Bread Crumbs Recipe

Spaghetti with Bread Crumbs

Bet you’ve already got everything you need for this frugal pantry pasta. All you need now is 15 minutes to pull it together.

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  • 10 M
  • 20 M
  • 8
Pasta with Roasted Vegetables Recipe

Pasta with Roasted Vegetables

This jumble of sweetly caramelized vegetables creates a lovely, though unconventional, sauce of sorts for pasta. We’re such rebels.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H
  • 4
Pasta Soup with Potatoes

Pasta Soup with Potatoes and Pancetta

This good old-fashioned soup has a frugal heartiness once needed by day laborers, a satiating subtleness now appreciated by foodies.

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  • 25 M
  • 45 M
  • 50
Lasagne Bolognese Recipe

Bolognese Lasagne

Think you know lasagne? As Giuliano Hazan explains, what you know may be sadly mistaken. His recipe will fix that.

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  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 4 H
  • 25
Pierogi

Pierogi

This family Christmas tradition will land 120 pretty little pierogi in your lap…and on your countertop…and on your tabletop….

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  • 1 H
  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 6
Mac N Cheese Canapes

Mac and Cheese Canapés

Fancy schmancy mac and cheese canapés? Why not? Plop these lovelies on a silver platter or into a waiting lunch box.

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  • 25 M
  • 40 M
  • 17
Pasta Rags with Wild Mushrooms and Brussels Sprouts

Chestnut Pasta Rags with Wild Mushrooms and Brussels Sprouts

This eminently easy-to-assemble jumble of autumn veggies and pasta just sorta screams elegance, don’t you agree?

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  • 30 M
  • 30 M
  • 7
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