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Tag: Italian food

Vegetarian Milanese Risotto

I asked an Italian friend what was one thing I should have to eat when I go to Milan, and the answer with little hesitation was risotto. Here is a simple vegetarian recipe to try.

Pasta Sauce Recipe: Peter’s Pasta Puttenesca

This is my all-time favorite pasta sauce recipe.

Putta is the Italian word for prostitute, and this pasta sauce was named for them. Basically, when the prostitutes finished β€œworking” in the early morning hours, they would go to the restaurants or trattorias to have pasta. The sauce was usually a little of this and that: anything that was left over from the regular customers.