Cacio e Pepe

Cacio e Pepe is an easy, fast, and flavorful pasta recipe that’s essentially a grown up version of mac and cheese. The name translates to “cheese and pepper,” and it’s one of those simple recipes that packs an amazing punch with only 5 ingredients. I’ll cut right to the chase. When Williams Sonoma recently contacted me about reviewing their new Anolon Nouvelle Copper Hard-Anodized 11-Piece Cookware Set, I didn’t hesitate. For starters, I already own an Anolon copper skillet, and

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Creamy Avocado Pasta with Garlic Scape Pesto

This garlic scape pesto avocado pasta is a healthy, vegetarian dinner the the entire family will love. Have you ever tried cooking with garlic scapes? They’re the beautiful, tentacle-shaped flower stems of the garlic plant and they pack a strong flavor punch. I was a bit thrown off by them at first because they can be tough and fibrous. But a little experimentation was all I needed to become a fan. Garlic scapes are wonderful when sliced thin and sautéed

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