Monthly Archives: July 2010

Linguine Puttanesca

The first time I had this dish was over my Aunt Phyllis and Uncle Sal’s house in Paterson. My uncle was a wonderful cook and whenever we went to visit he would always prepare something new and delicious. Pasta Puttanesca … Continue reading

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Pasticciotti, one of my all time favorite Italian pastries. This is a very popular Italian Pastry in Sicily and in this country as well.  Goes great with an espresso or capuchino.  It has a tart like shell with a vanilla creme … Continue reading

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Gnocchi Di Patate – Potato Gnocchi

HELLO MUDDA, HELLO FADDA!  My brother and sister used to go to camp when they were young. My grandfather had a niece who was a nun, Sister Lucille, who was in charge of Camp Saint John in Peapack-Gladstone New Jersey. … Continue reading

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Pasta con Zucchini

This is a really great tasting pasta dish my mom used to make in the summer when the zucchini was growing in the garden and we had an abundance of fresh basil and oregano. The great thing about growing your … Continue reading

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Spaghetti Frittata

My grandmother had two sisters, Angie and Mary, and a brother, Joe. My Aunt Mary had a daughter, Georgina, who was about my sister’s age. My Uncle Joe had a son, Bobby, who was also around my sister’s age. But … Continue reading

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