Cavatelli with brown butter pumpkin sauce, rye breadcrumbs, and smoked mozzarella

Super creamy, slightly smoky– need I say more? The rye breadcrumbs really take this up a notch. Serves 4 Ingredients For the fresh pasta 2 1/2 cups semolina flour 1/2 tsp salt 1- 1 1/4 cups boiling water Follow instructions to make here: https://www.mangiabedda.com/how-to-make-cavatelli/ If you decide to use dried pasta, use one 1llb.   For…

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Tahini and honey butter whipped sweet potatoes

Using just a handful of ingredients, this mash is super comforting, creamy, and everything you need for your holiday table! Serves 4 Ingredients 3 medium – large sweet potatoes  1 head garlic  1 tbs of olive oil  4 tbs butter  1.5 tsp honey  1.5 tsp ras el hanout  1/2 tsp of cinnamon  3 tbs of…

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Perfect carrot soup

I’m not going to lie, this recipe changes every time based on what I have available. Don’t be afraid to improvise! The key trick here is to cook your onions really low and slow– this helps build flavor. Serves 6 Ingredients Olive oil for sauteing 1 onion- chopped 2 small leeks, heads removed and sliced…

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Roasted green beans with almond gremolata and fried shallots

This no fuss side dish comes together in no time. The gremolata and fried shallots can be prepared in advance, and the green beans are roasted at the last minute. Ingredients 1 pound Green beans, ends trimmed 1/3 cup almonds 3/4 cup parsley 3 tbs parm grated 1/3 cup olive oil + 1tbs Juice and…

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Spaghetti squash “pasta” with cashew cream, roasted tomatoes and mushrooms

I love challenging myself to cook vegan as a way to really celebrate vegetables. This recipe does exactly that– its not a replacement for cheese or meat, its just delicious in its own right. Tons of umami from the roasted mushrooms and tomatoes, and the cashew cream adds enough fat to make this extra satiating.…

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