Instructables: exploring - stepbystep - pasta - featured http://www.instructables.com Fri, 18 Apr 2014 19:56:58 PDT BLOX v1.01 Enchilada Pasta http://www.instructables.com/id/Enchilada-Pasta/
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Tue, 25 Feb 2014 18:16:23 PST
peanut noodles http://www.instructables.com/id/peanut-noodles/
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Thu, 30 Jan 2014 14:54:37 PST
Making pasta http://www.instructables.com/id/Making-pasta/
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Sat, 11 Jan 2014 14:45:30 PST
Bake Pasta in a Slow Cooker http://www.instructables.com/id/Bake-Pasta-in-a-Slow-Cooker/
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Sun, 15 Dec 2013 16:39:38 PST
how to make a basic lasagna http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-a-basic-lasagna/
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Sun, 7 Jun 2009 16:35:52 PDT
Anchovy Spinaci Pasta! http://www.instructables.com/id/Anchovy-Spinaci-Pasta/
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Tue, 19 Nov 2013 05:46:34 PST
Herb and Chicken Penne with Creamy Italian Cheese http://www.instructables.com/id/Herb-and-Chicken-Penne-with-Creamy-Italian-Cheese/
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Mon, 18 Nov 2013 08:13:27 PST
vegetable lasagna http://www.instructables.com/id/vegetable-lasagna/
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Sun, 17 Nov 2013 11:12:27 PST
8 Pound Lasagne http://www.instructables.com/id/8-Pound-Lasagne/
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Sun, 27 Oct 2013 08:50:07 PDT
Ricotta & Spinach Gnocchi http://www.instructables.com/id/Ricotta-Spinach-Gnocchi/
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Fri, 4 Oct 2013 09:46:19 PDT
Spinach and Ricotta-Stuffed Shells http://www.instructables.com/id/Spinach-and-Ricotta-Stuffed-Shells/
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Fri, 19 Jul 2013 18:53:18 PDT
Pasta Fresca http://www.instructables.com/id/Pasta-Fresca/
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Sat, 17 Aug 2013 03:57:22 PDT
Spicy Margarita Shrimp http://www.instructables.com/id/Spicy-Margarita-Shrimp/
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Sun, 4 Aug 2013 12:28:41 PDT
Pea Pesto (with vegan option!) http://www.instructables.com/id/Pea-Pesto-with-vegan-option/
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Tue, 30 Jul 2013 10:48:31 PDT
Gluten Free Gnocchi with Tomato Broth http://www.instructables.com/id/Gluten-Free-Gnocchi-with-Tomato-Broth/
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Fri, 19 Jul 2013 13:19:22 PDT
Multi-purpose Marinara Sauce http://www.instructables.com/id/Multi-purpose-Marinara-Sauce/
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Wed, 17 Jul 2013 16:36:53 PDT
Pasta from Scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/Pasta-from-Scratch/
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Fri, 5 Jul 2013 11:52:06 PDT
Herb Pesto http://www.instructables.com/id/Herb-Pesto/
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Sun, 30 Jun 2013 11:49:56 PDT
Healthy Chicken Lasagna http://www.instructables.com/id/Healthy-Chicken-Lasagna/
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 12:34:41 PDT
Open Ravioli with Mascarpone Sauce & Smoked Salmon http://www.instructables.com/id/Open-Ravioli-with-Mascarpone-Sauce-Smoked-Salmon/
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Tue, 18 Jun 2013 02:36:45 PDT
Coloured Homemade Tagliatelle with Asparagus and Fresh Herbs http://www.instructables.com/id/Coloured-Homemade-Tagliatelle-with-Asparagus-and-F/
Coloured Homemade Tagliatelle with Asparagus and Fresh Herbs - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/TX7Q/HHJOCWES/FOITX7QHHJOCWES.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/TX7Q/HHJOCWES/FOITX7QHHJOCWES.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FOI/TX7Q/HHJOCWES/FOITX7QHHJOCWES.SMALL.jpg anatroccolo With the abundance of spring harvest I feel like light and fresh meals, rich aromas of the new season that is so late this year. Asparagus is now almost out of season but you can still find good bunches on the market stalls so I bought some and decided to use them to prepare a delicate pasta, bright...
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 23:46:22 PDT
Homemade Colourful Farfalle Pasta http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Colouful-Farfalle-Pasta/
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 01:23:19 PDT
marinara sauce http://www.instructables.com/id/marinara-sauce/
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Tue, 4 Jun 2013 00:19:28 PDT
Bear's Garlic Pesto http://www.instructables.com/id/Bears-Garlic-Pesto/
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Sat, 1 Jun 2013 04:51:10 PDT
polenta lasagna http://www.instructables.com/id/polenta-lasagna/
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Wed, 29 May 2013 16:17:52 PDT
polenta recipe http://www.instructables.com/id/polenta-recipe/
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Wed, 29 May 2013 15:08:26 PDT
Chestnut Gnocchi http://www.instructables.com/id/Chestnut-Gnocchi/
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Sun, 12 May 2013 22:42:25 PDT
Ragu alla Bolognese http://www.instructables.com/id/Ragu-alla-Bolognese/
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Fri, 10 May 2013 20:22:07 PDT
Simple Carbonara http://www.instructables.com/id/Simple-Carbonara/
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Fri, 10 May 2013 07:28:42 PDT
Aglio e Olio http://www.instructables.com/id/Aglio-e-Olio/
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Thu, 9 May 2013 19:43:24 PDT
Smoked Salmon and Mushroom Lasagne http://www.instructables.com/id/Smoked-Salmon-and-Mushroom-Lasagne/
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Sun, 5 May 2013 01:24:11 PDT
Israeli Couscous with Apples, Cranberries, and Herbs http://www.instructables.com/id/Israeli-Couscous-with-Apples-Cranberries-and-Her/
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Sun, 5 May 2013 10:27:35 PDT
How to make Tortellini from scratch http://www.instructables.com/id/How-to-make-Tortellini/
How to make Tortellini from scratch - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/N1Z5/HFSHU6I3/FWAN1Z5HFSHU6I3.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/N1Z5/HFSHU6I3/FWAN1Z5HFSHU6I3.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FWA/N1Z5/HFSHU6I3/FWAN1Z5HFSHU6I3.SMALL.jpg lindarose92 If I should choose any food that I must eat everyday for the rest of my life, well, it's definitely Tortellini! They are typical of my hometown, Bologna (actually my "home-province" lol) so I've been eating them since I was very, very little...I never get tired of them and I could never live without...
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Thu, 2 May 2013 13:21:21 PDT
Lasagne Verdi http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasagne-Verdi/
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Wed, 1 May 2013 12:33:55 PDT
Lasagne with roasted vegetables http://www.instructables.com/id/Lasagne-with-roasted-vegetables/
Lasagne with roasted vegetables - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/XX3L/HFPTITTL/FAFXX3LHFPTITTL.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/XX3L/HFPTITTL/FAFXX3LHFPTITTL.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FAF/XX3L/HFPTITTL/FAFXX3LHFPTITTL.SMALL.jpg Pane-Bistecca Who does not love Lasagne? Lasagna does not have to be with meat; this is a very tasty recipe with roasted vegetables. It's very easy to do and so yummy! For 4 persons: 3 colored Capsicums 2 big Eggplants 2 big Zucchini 4 Tomatoes First you roast the vegetables, except the tomatoes. Cut the eg...
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Wed, 1 May 2013 00:09:19 PDT
Mac 4 http://www.instructables.com/id/Mac-4/
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Fri, 1 Mar 2013 10:01:32 PST
olive and caper tomato sauce http://www.instructables.com/id/olive-and-caper-tomato-sauce/
olive and caper tomato sauce - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/IVBY/HDG4IWJW/FQ1IVBYHDG4IWJW.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/IVBY/HDG4IWJW/FQ1IVBYHDG4IWJW.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FQ1/IVBY/HDG4IWJW/FQ1IVBYHDG4IWJW.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink Sometimes I want something a little fancier than my regular tomato sauce. Today was one of those days. Behold my olive and caper tomato sauce! :D I love the briny taste of olives and capers, and they go perfectly with the sweet tang of the tomatoes. While I've kept this sauce pretty simple, you can...
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Sat, 23 Feb 2013 15:55:06 PST
Sneaky Alfredo http://www.instructables.com/id/Sneaky-Alfredo/
Sneaky Alfredo - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/N7M3/HD2RW9FK/FVEN7M3HD2RW9FK.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/N7M3/HD2RW9FK/FVEN7M3HD2RW9FK.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FVE/N7M3/HD2RW9FK/FVEN7M3HD2RW9FK.SMALL.jpg nadialtbr This dish is sneaky because it is low fat but still creamy and full of bold flavor.  The amount made here serves 2 people, but you can easily double it.  Very quick to make and using simple ingredients: - Half a pound of linguine  - 1 cup of frozen broccoli florets - Half a cup of 2% milk - Half a ...
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Wed, 13 Feb 2013 09:29:38 PST
Pizza Pasta http://www.instructables.com/id/Pizza-Pasta/
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Tue, 22 Jan 2013 14:52:50 PST
mac and cheese http://www.instructables.com/id/mac-and-cheese/
mac and cheese - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/YR8M/H9G0SJH7/F48YR8MH9G0SJH7.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/YR8M/H9G0SJH7/F48YR8MH9G0SJH7.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/F48/YR8M/H9G0SJH7/F48YR8MH9G0SJH7.SMALL.jpg jessyratfink I present to you: my pretty-famous-among-friends-and-family mac & cheese recipe. :D I've made it for tons of get togethers and holidays - it's normally the one thing that doesn't have any leftovers! This recipe is based on Fannie Farmer's classic baked mac and cheese, but I've edited it quite a bit...
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Mon, 12 Nov 2012 17:03:52 PST
Creamy Pumpkin Mac 'n Cheese http://www.instructables.com/id/Creamy-Pumpkin-Mac-n-Cheese/
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Sat, 3 Nov 2012 10:47:22 PDT
Homemade Udon (Sanuki Style) http://www.instructables.com/id/Homemade-Udon-Sanuki-Style/
Homemade Udon (Sanuki Style) - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/9GQU/H94ZE92M/FN09GQUH94ZE92M.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/9GQU/H94ZE92M/FN09GQUH94ZE92M.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FN0/9GQU/H94ZE92M/FN09GQUH94ZE92M.SMALL.jpg amaymay Udon is a glorious type of Japanese noodle -- thick, chewy, and delicious in its simplicity. Last year I spent time in an area of Japan called Sanuki, a region known for these noodles. Udon shops are on every street corner and many families eat this stuff for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. The towns...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 20:57:01 PST
Bacon Macaroni and Cheese http://www.instructables.com/id/Bacon-Macaroni-and-Cheese-1/
Bacon Macaroni and Cheese - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/VC55/H8LVXETZ/FDVVC55H8LVXETZ.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/VC55/H8LVXETZ/FDVVC55H8LVXETZ.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FDV/VC55/H8LVXETZ/FDVVC55H8LVXETZ.SMALL.jpg technoplastique If you live in the US or Canada (and probably other places) you have spent your whole life being brainwashed that the only way to make Mac and Cheese is with the help of a blue box. Fail to use that all important box of quick cook pasta and powdered cheese and your children will never speak to you a...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 22:20:54 PST
Spaghetti Squash Pasta http://www.instructables.com/id/Spaghetti-Squash-Pasta/
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 12:37:59 PST
Frugal Food: Creamy Bacon Pasta Bake http://www.instructables.com/id/Creamy-Bacon-Pasta-Bake/
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 19:34:30 PST
Indo-Schezwan Styled Pasta http://www.instructables.com/id/Indo-Schezwan-Styled-Pasta/
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 22:57:40 PST
Chocolate Pasta ~ Pasta di Cacao http://www.instructables.com/id/Chocolate-Pasta-Pasta-di-Cacao/
Chocolate Pasta ~ Pasta di Cacao - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/59U0/H94ZAT3K/FEO59U0H94ZAT3K.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/59U0/H94ZAT3K/FEO59U0H94ZAT3K.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FEO/59U0/H94ZAT3K/FEO59U0H94ZAT3K.SMALL.jpg TheBrooklynRagazza When I was in Tuscany this past summer, I saw Pasta di Cacao (Chocolate Pasta) everywhere!  The United States is just catching on to this craze, but it is SO very expensive to buy in the specialty shops. Would you believe an 8 ounce bag of chocolate pasta is almost ten dollars! Yes!  I kid you not!...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 18:14:24 PST
Individual Serving Lasagna http://www.instructables.com/id/Individual-Serving-Lasagna/
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 16:19:10 PST
Gluten-Free Tri-Colored Ravioli with Roasted Butternut Squash, Chickpeas, Roasted Garlic, and Caramelized Onion http://www.instructables.com/id/Gluten-Free-Tri-Colored-Ravioli-with-Roasted-Butte/
Gluten-Free Tri-Colored Ravioli with Roasted Butternut Squash, Chickpeas, Roasted Garlic, and Caramelized Onion - More DIY How To Projects]]> http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/4Y1F/H94ZAQAH/FX24Y1FH94ZAQAH.SQUARE2.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/4Y1F/H94ZAQAH/FX24Y1FH94ZAQAH.SQUARE.jpg http://cdn.instructables.com/FX2/4Y1F/H94ZAQAH/FX24Y1FH94ZAQAH.SMALL.jpg ectadie I had so much fun making chocolate ravioli yesterday, that I wanted to make a main course ravioli! Since I already had leftover gluten-free flours and still wanted to cook for my friend Annina (who has a gluten allergy), I decided to go gluten-free again.  Although this recipe has a decent number o...
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Mon, 5 Nov 2012 14:58:37 PST
TIMPANO..EGGPLANT WRAPPED PASTA http://www.instructables.com/id/TIMPANOEGGPLANT-WRAPPED-PASTA/
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Sun, 4 Nov 2012 17:53:28 PST