by Pallavi Purani

Ingredient: pasta

Roasted Vegetable Minestrone Soup

Roasted Vegetable Minestrone Soup

Minestrone is traditionally a thick Italian Soup with pasta. It is such a lovely bowlful of joy that one can lick every last drop from the soup bowl. I use left over pasta bits and those that get left behind after making a measured pasta dish. Dry roasting the vegetables brings out a beautiful sweetness in them. The charred bits add smokiness to the whole dish. This gorgeous one pot meal is ready in 20 minutes, if you have the basic things at hand.

Peas Basil Sauce Pasta

Peas Basil Sauce Pasta

One day you open the email and find that you finally see the mail that you have waited for, for 2 years. The joy is unparalleled. For me it was the mail that thoushaltcook.com is live and it moved to Cucumbertown. It has been a long journey but an awe-inspiring one. Here is my recipe for the pasta s

Quick pasta for Dinner

Quick pasta for Dinner

I am fan of easy to put together ingredients. They save the time and effort on the workdays without using too much brain.

All my Fav pasta

All my Fav pasta

would you not love to see all your fav pasta shapes in one dish? Well there is one problem to that, some may cook faster than the other, but trust me they wont become a mush. This is strictly non Italian fare as the pasta shall not be Al dente. I made a simple creamy tomato peppers creamy sauce to g

White Sauce Peppers Pasta

White Sauce Peppers Pasta

Since I was entertaining friends, I had to fix a quick lunch amongst a zilloin other things that I had to do. This pasta is my new fav.

Spaghetti Stuffed Bread

Spaghetti Stuffed Bread

BM#26 brought with it some really really interesting topics. I chose the theme cook 3 dishes for 3 different courses with 1 ingredient. Phew…I have chosen Pasta as the ingredient.

Pasta Baskets

Pasta Baskets

BM#26 brought with it some really really interesting topics. 🙂 I chose the theme cook 3 dishes for 3 different courses with 1 ingredient. Phew…I have chosen Pasta as the ingredient.

Pasta for 1

Pasta for 1

Finally I got ramekins 😀 Soo soo sooo happy with them. I decided to make something in them right away.

Vegetarian Baked Gramaldin

Vegetarian Baked Gramaldin

I made this wonderful dish from Nita Mehta’s Vegetarian Baked Recipes.

Individual Lasagna

Individual Lasagna

Pati and I simply adore the Big Bang Theory