Sesame Soba Noodles

It’s funny how often times the simplest recipes are the best.  This is one of those – the sauce has three ingredients and it is a crowd-pleaser, and a picky eater kid-pleaser every time.  My sister-in-law introduced me to the recipe that inspired this dish, from Nava Atlas’ book The Vegetarian 5-Ingredient Gourmet.  This book is…

Eggplant, Tomato and Pesto Pacceri

This recipe was inspired from my favorite pasta dish at my all-time favorite Italian restaurant in New York, Aurora.  Every time I go there I order the same thing because it’s that good. Pacceri is a unique type of pasta and really gives this dish a special something, but if you cannot find it you can use any…