Tag: Spaghetti

Spaghetti with Crab

Spaghetti with Crab

Spaghetti with Crab It can be a daunting task. Taking a living creature, dispatching killing it in your preferred manor and cooking it. That is before breaking through it’s tough exterior, removing the “dead man’s fingers” and scooping out as much flesh as you can […]

Spaghetti with Anchovies and Peppers

Spaghetti with Anchovies and Peppers

Spaghetti with Anchovies and Peppers Anchovies, the mere mention of the word has the barriers coming up. I’m not sure what it is about the little salty beasts that the majority have such an aversion to. They are to Italian food what fish sauce is […]

Spaghetti with Prosciutto and Mascarpone

Spaghetti with Prosciutto and Mascarpone

Spaghetti with Prosciutto and Mascarpone Pasta with Ham and Cheese? Surely I’ve lost my mind and mixed the contents of my lunchtime sandwich with some pasta and pretended to be a genius. Not quite. This is yet another example of the simplicity of Italian food. […]

Spaghetti alla Puttanesca

Spaghetti alla Puttanesca

Spaghetti alla Puttanesca ‘Spaghetti of the Whore’ may not be the most appetising name for a dish but don’t let that put you off. Spaghetti alla Puttanesca is a tangy, salty, fragrant dish that packs a big flavour punch and is the perfect way to quench the […]

Rome – Easter 2014

Rome – Easter 2014

Rome 2014 An Easter holiday in beautiful Rome was the perfect break from my crazy work schedule of the the last few months. My parents, little (bigger) brother Shane, Ali and I headed off to the Eternal City for a five day trip. For my […]