Category Archives: Pasta

Crab Linguine

Summer, and in England at least crab comes into its own. I have used it elsewhere on this blog but sometimes with the heat of some chili and silky smooth pasta it can make a lovely, but light dish. If … Continue reading

Posted in FIRST COURSE, Fish, Pasta, Quick Suppers, SECOND COURSE, Starter, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spaghetti Alla Carbonara

Each year, around the time of my birthday, I wander up the road to the gates of Greenwich Park. From that vantage point I can watch thousands of not so lonely long distance runners set off on the London Marathon. … Continue reading

Posted in FIRST COURSE, Pasta, Quick Suppers, SECOND COURSE, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Red Mullet and Pasta

It has been a while since I posted any new cooking, but when something new comes along and tastes as good as this does and is easy to make it has to be shared. Fish in the autumn, usually something … Continue reading

Posted in Fish, Pasta, Quick Suppers, Starter | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Linguine with Scallops and Pesto

This was a bit of a tester to see if it worked, usually the sauce is saffron with fish stock and cream. But not today – today is a cheat’s meal. The linguine is straightforward, unless you make your own … Continue reading

Posted in Fish, Pasta, Quick Suppers | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Spaghetti alla Puttanesca

When it is cold outside and you really need the feel of something Mediterranean, but don’t want to spend hours in the kitchen making sauces, then Spaghetti alla Puttanesca is the thing to make. Ok, so this is something that is … Continue reading

Posted in Pasta, Quick Suppers, Vegetarian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Cooking At Zero Degrees

This is a blog about what we eat at home.  Starters, mains, sauces, side dishes, cocktails and links to local shops. It’s all here. Food is fun,  it should be fun to make and fun to eat. For some people making a … Continue reading

Posted in Appetiser, Baking, Conversion Tables, Dessert, Drinks, FIRST COURSE, Fish, in season, Meat, Pasta, Quick Suppers, SECOND COURSE, Side Dishes, soup, Starter, Uncategorized, Vegetarian | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments