Tag Archives: Mozzarella

Spaghetti Lasagna

At first glance, long time readers of this here food blog thing-y are gonna be saying: “Wait! Isn’t that Johnny Mazetti Spaghetti? What’s it doing here on a Monday? Parfait! posts are on Fridays!” But, no. This is not, in … Continue reading

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Parfait! Caprese Za!

It’s late August in North America and, even if you don’t have a big pot o’ basil on your front porch and a local family farm practically begging you to take their tomatoes off their hands; you more than likely … 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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Parfait! Grilled Margherita ‘Za!

It’s been a while since I posted about grilled ‘za!, and I’ve learned a few things to make the preparing and the grilling a but easier and less likely to have Rich slide the whole shebang down through the grill … Continue reading

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Pizza Dip

I came across this pretty nifty little dip on some web site or another, sorry to say I did not note which, and thought it’d be just the thing for a brunch-y get together at a friend’s house. After using … Continue reading

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Pizza Stuffed Shells

I had a box of large shell pasta in the pantry and wanted it gone – it was a big box, and was taking up entirely too much space. Thing is, I wasn’t really feeling the love for the stuffed … Continue reading

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Turkey (or Chicken) Parmesan Meatloaf

Hmmm. I’m wondering if I mebbe screwed up. Don’t get me wrong – this was a very tasty meatloaf – nicely cheesy and with a bit of a zip added from the spicy tomato sauce, but… I thought it was … Continue reading

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Tasty! Baked Cauliflower, ermmm, ‘Sticks’

So, this recipe for cauliflower ‘breadsticks’ has been all over teh faceplace and stuff: cauliflower puréed with a bit of garlic, mozzarella, eggs, and just a wee, tiny bit of seasoning (note: that’s important, do not overseason!), then baked, sliced … 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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