Tortellini in Vodka Sauce

Recipe: Ricotta from Smitten Kitchen, Pasta Dough from Small Victories, Vodka Sauce from Grossy Pelosi Total Time: 1.5 days Review: I really wanted a project this weekend. I had no plans on Saturday and I’ve been getting back into cooking so I was ready to spend Saturday in the kitchen – listening to podcasts, cleaning … Continue reading Tortellini in Vodka Sauce

Carnitas

Recipe: Cooks Illustrated Total Time: 5 hours Review: We haven’t been cooking too much over the summer – I noticed that I felt the same last summer too, where I just didn’t have much motivation to cook or post or do anything except get outside as much as possible. Perhaps that pesky global pandemic exacerbated … Continue reading Carnitas

Pizza Night

Recipe: Nothing Fancy Cookbook Total Time: 2.5 hours (over 2 nights) Review: This was really on the edge of being a weekend recipe. But it’s doable on a weeknight with a little determination. First up – you need to make the focaccia the night before. Then when you get home from work the next night, … Continue reading Pizza Night