Pasta

Creamy Courgette, Mushroom, Prawn & Bacon Pasta 2

Creamy Courgette, Mushroom, Prawn & Bacon Pasta

Creamy Courgette, Mushroom, Prawn & Bacon Pasta is a dish of crispy bacon, prawns, courgettes and mushroom served on a creamy sauce over pasta. Cream and bacon makes everything taste delicious, then add some umami flavours from mushrooms and parmesan, plus some seafood taste from the prawns and crunch from...

Corned Beef Spaghetti 1

Corned Beef Spaghetti

Corned Beef Spaghetti is a type of Filipino spaghetti prepared with canned corned beef instead of minced meats, other ingredients remain the same. Filipinos are very resourceful that is why we have dishes like this, when a certain ingredient is unavailable, we try to replace it with something that can...

Filipino Sweet Macaroni Salad 1

Filipino Sweet Macaroni Salad

Sweet Macaroni Salad or Filipino Sweet Macaroni Salad is a dessert salad prepared with Macaroni, Palm Fruit, Fruit Cocktail and Cheese dressed in Condensed Milk and Mayonnaise. For many the idea of combining Macaroni, Condensed Milk, Mayonnaise, Palm Fruit, Fruit Cocktail and Cheese is quite unusual to say the least...

Vegetable, Bacon, Italian Sausage and Risoni Soup 2

Vegetable, Bacon, Italian Sausage and Risoni Soup

It’s that time again where I have to use everything that was left over from the recipes I already posted. We do this exercise once in a while so nothing goes to waste, basically using all the bits and pieces on the pantry and vegetable bin which was either forgotten...

Pasta with Braised Pork, Red Wine and Pancetta 1

Pasta with Braised Pork, Red Wine and Pancetta

Think of pasta like rice or soft taco, they are so versatile you can basically pair any savoury dish with it. Chicken, Vegetables, Mushroom, Beef and Seafood are the most popular ones but pork can also be used like our recipe today. I know apart from bacon and pancetta we...

Prawn, Chorizo and Chilli Pasta 1

Prawn, Chorizo and Chilli Pasta

Prawn, Chorizo and Chilli Pasta is a simple pasta of Prawns and Chorizo infused with chillies, garlic and paprika satueed in olive oil. Winter here down under is long gone but it is still a bit chilly sometimes, it’s supposed to be spring now but at night it can drop...

Pasta e Fagioli 1

Pasta e Fagioli

Pasta e Fagioli is an Italian pasta soup dish prepared with cannellini or borlotti beans, celery, carrots, onions, garlic, pancetta and small pasta. Pasta e Fagioli is an Italian pasta soup dish prepared with cannellini or borlotti beans, celery, carrots, onions, garlic, pancetta and small pasta like elbow macaroni or...

Pastichio 2

Pastichio

Pastitsio is a type of Greek pasta dish prepared with a mix of lamb nad or beef then spiced with cloves and cinnamon cooked in tomatoes and red wine. Pastitsio may look like a lasagne but don’t be fooled by its looks, it’s totally different to its Italian counterpart, this...

Italian Wedding Soup 1

Italian Wedding Soup

Italian Wedding Soup is a dish prepared with vegetables and meat; for vegetables the one mainly used are spinach, endive, escarole, kale and/or lettuce; for meat it is usually meatballs and/or sausages. Italian Wedding Soup may sound like a kind of dish that is served during Italian Weddings well it’s...

Pan Fried Fish and Saffron Cream Pasta 1

Pan Fried Fish and Saffron Cream Pasta

Pan Fried Fish and Saffron Cream Pasta is a dish made with white fish simply pan fried then served with pasta on cream sauce infused with saffron. I love the flavour of the sea, especially when its coming from shellfish, its salty briny taste is so intense it livens up...