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Antipasto Pasta Salad

So, yeh, fergettabout the mayonnaise for this salad; and, while we’re at it, let’s fergettabout the gluten, too, because we’re making this salad with chickpea pasta! Penne chickpea pasta, blanched asparagus, grape tomatoes, chopped marinated artichoke hearts, onion, Feta cheese, … Continue reading

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Artichoke and Spinach Cream Sauce for Pasta

Oh, who am I kidding, this sauce is good for much more than just pasta. While it did work a treat over sausage and cheese ravioli, just picture it drizzled over a nice chicken paillard – mebbe sprinkled with a … Continue reading

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Bone-In Thick Cut Pork Chops, Marinated and Grilled, With Artichokes and Cherry Peppers

So, yesterday, I shared my new take on buttermilk marinade; “Beertermilk.” Today, I will take you through turning your nicely marinated chops (or chicken, chicken will work, too) into a fine, kinda fancy, company-worthy even dinner with not too, too … Continue reading

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Tortellini Salad

The summer salad season is starting, so I figure this is the perfect time to feature a pasta salad. But not just any pasta salad; this one starts with cooked cheese filled dried tortellini, then marinates them overnight in Italian … Continue reading

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The Doris Project (TDP) Week 28: Artichoke Tomato Sauce

This week’s Doris Project recipe comes from a company (literally) near and dear to mom’s heart; Red Gold Tomatoes. Based not too, too far from her Indiana home, she likes to buy and use their products, no doubt a big … Continue reading

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Tomato, Basil & ‘Choke ‘Za! With Roasted Garlic

It’s a kindofa vicious cycle: I made the Boom Boom Sauce, so then needed to make a ‘Za! to serve it with. Of course, the dough recipe for the ‘Za makes enough for two pies, so I’m left to either … Continue reading

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4-Cheese Stuffed Shells With Artichoke and Spinach

See… here’s the deal: I liked this recipe, from the very nice folk at Cooking Light, but I believe it has some issues. First off: the whole bidness of ‘lite’ and reduced whatever cheeses. Nope, not gonna do it; most … Continue reading

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Spinach Artichoke Dip

We were having a party, and Rich had a taste for artichoke dip. I used to have this recipe for a nice baked ‘choke dip with pastrami or some other deli meat, but that is long gone into a hidden … Continue reading

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Chickpea and Artichoke Salad

After a week filled with smoky peanut oil T-Bones and double-risen ‘Za dough used for flat bread and stromboli; I think this is a good time for a simple salad – just open a can and a jar, chop some … Continue reading

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