Jamie Oliver inspired Asparagus Pasta

Jamie Oliver inspired Asparagus Pasta

At the moment Australian grown spring asparagus are $1.00 per bunch! Yep, that’s correct…$1.00. And yes, they are beautiful. I do hope the farmer is benefits from the high sales of asparagus. Imagine how much work goes into growing, picking and packing...
Homemade Orecchiette with Bacon and Broccoli

Homemade Orecchiette with Bacon and Broccoli

Orecchiette have been on my list of pasta to make for a long time and this Sunday was the day! At a local restaurant some time ago I had order a dish of spelt orecchiette which were delicious and thinking of the spelt flour I had just purchase, I thought spelt...
Hand made Pasta – Garganelli

Hand made Pasta – Garganelli

Here in the southern hemisphere we are finally letting go of the hot summer and approaching cooler months. Though in my part of the world it just means gone is the oppressive humidity of a tropical summer and we welcome the cool, dewy mornings of the dry season...
Hand made pasta – Busiati

Hand made pasta – Busiati

  Pasta has always been an integral part of my life. As children, my sister and I always helped with the pasta making and I have endeavoured to always include my children as well. Whether helping to fill the tortellini or ravioli or hanging fettucini to...