Tag: pasta

Lasagna Bolognese

Lasagna Bolognese

This is your next Lasagna Bolognese recipe for when you want to go the extra mile. We’ve made the bolognese from scratch, now let’s make fresh noodles and a béchamel. Eat Up! Kitchen is about putting in a little extra effort to learn more about cooking and where your food […]

Bolognese

Bolognese

This rich and meaty Bolognese is a classic Northern Italian meat sauce that goes great with Tagliatelle, Pappardelle, Rigatoni, and Spaghetti. It’s also super great for Lasagna Bolognese! Don’t make the mistake of thinking this is an Italian-American tomato sauce. Bolognese is a sauce of braised meat traditionally made with […]

Homemade Pasta with Mushrooms

Homemade Pasta with Mushrooms

Homemade Pasta with Mushrooms in a White Wine Butter Sauce is such a warm and cozy dish to make in under an hour. Practice this with Buttons then hit the Farmers’ Market for Maitakes this fall! Homemade Pasta If you want to get right to cooking, go ahead and use […]

Orzo and Roasted Vegetables

Orzo with Roasted Vegetables

This quick little side dish of Orzo with Sheet Pan Roasted Vegetables is great for any night of the week. You could even double or triple this recipe and serve it at room temp for cookouts. Heck, it’s a great main course too! This is such an easy recipe and […]

Kale and Roast Chicken Salad

Kale and Roast Chicken Salad

This Kale and Roast Chicken Salad is quick, healthy, and filling enough for lunch or dinner. Pick up one of those rotisserie chickens at the grocery store and have this meal ready in the time it takes to make pasta. It’s been a busy week here at Eat Up! Kitchen. […]

Fettuccine Alfredo

Authentic Fettuccine Alfredo From Scratch (without Cream)

Semolina Flour, Water, Salt, Parmesan Reggiano, and Butter are the only ingredients you need for Authentic Fettuccine Alfredo From Scratch. There’s no need for eggs in your pasta or cream in your Alfredo sauce. Whether it’s for bread, pasta, or pizza, there’s nothing I enjoy more in the kitchen than […]

Sausage and Mushroom Pasta

Sausage and Mushroom Pasta

Sausage and Mushroom Pasta with Sun Dried Tomatoes, Broccoli Rabe, and White Wine is a nice 2-pot dinner to whip up in under 30 minutes. Make this recipe once then riff on it later with whatever you have in the fridge. Bring a pot of water to boil to blanche […]

Minestrone Soup

Minestrone Soup

Minestrone Soup should be easy to make with basic ingredients and feed the family for a week. This recipe calls for rehydrated Pinto Beans and Smoked Ham Hock for added texture and flavor. “Mother’s Minestrone” found in Leone’s Italian Cookbook is one of my family’s favorite meals. We all look […]

Fettuccine and Clams

Homemade Fettuccine and Clams

You won’t believe how fast and easy it is to make Homemade Fettuccine and Clams. Once you have your fresh pasta cut you’ll have dinner on the table in under 15 minutes. Or use the boxed stuff for this recipe if you’re short on time. This recipe is divided in […]

Penne with Tomatoes

Penne with Tomatoes

This Penne with Tomatoes recipe has very few ingredients and comes together as fast as you can chop them up. If you can’t get in-season local tomatoes though, well, you’re just not going to be riding on cloud nine with me. This is one of my go-to summer recipes that […]

Cheesy Mac and Beef

Cheesy Mac and Beef

There’s nothing fancy about Cheesy Mac and Beef. It’s an inexpensive one-pot comfort dish to make any night of the week. I like to have a small bowl for dinner then snack on the rest straight from the fridge. Let’s talk about pasta. You may think your standard elbow macaroni […]

Spaghetti Carbonara

Spaghetti Carbonara

It’s time to level up your pasta game with Spaghetti Carbonara! Don’t let a few simple ingredients fool you. If you’re not careful you’ll end up with scrambled eggs and bacon grease spaghetti. Let’s see how temperature control and timing are key to perfect Spaghetti Carbonara in 20 minutes. Any […]

Grandpop's Sunday Gravy

Grandpop’s Sunday Sauce

Grandpop’s Sunday Sauce comes from a small collection of recipes handed down to me by my aunt. The original recipe for his restaurant makes about seven gallons so I’ve converted it to about three quarts for home kitchens. This is the quintessential Italian tomato sauce I had growing up and […]

Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Maple Bacon Butter Sauce

Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Maple Bacon Butter Sauce

You just might fall in love with Sweet Potato Gnocchi with Maple Bacon Butter Sauce. Here at Eat Up! Kitchen, I’m all about exposing how easy it is to cook at home for yourself and others. You don’t have to go out to dinner to have an amazing meal. Cooking […]