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White Wine Steamed Mussels and Cacio e Pepe

White Wine Steamed Mussels and Cacio e Pepe

On Saturday, Yuseff, Marco, and I ventured out for our bi-weekly grocery shopping extravaganza. I wanted to run into Costco very quickly for two very specific things: Chocolate Milk Boxes for Marco’s Lunch and Kirkland’s Bacon. Of course– like all trips to Costco– this one went somewhat awry, and we ended up with all sorts … Continue reading

Stocking Up: Meatballs and Spaghetti Sauce

Stocking Up: Meatballs and Spaghetti Sauce

If you go to my About the (cook)Book page, you’ll learn that the first meal I ever cooked for Yuseff was Spaghetti and Meatballs. Oh yeah… that’s how I charmed him: with my super-Italian feminine wiles. Last week, he asked me to make a big batch so that we could freeze it and have it … Continue reading