Whole Wheat Spaghetti with Almond Pesto Sauce

Whole Wheat Spaghetti with Almond Pesto Sauce

February 21st, 2008  | Category: Pasta, Vegetarian


Remember my post about how I drove mom crazy with my overeating habit? This is my second attempt to break it. Left to my own devices, I would boil an 18 ounce pack of Linguine, smother it in a rich tomato sauce prepared with a stick of butter and a head of garlic and eat that in one sitting. That's the old Cenk. The new Cenk, who suffers ...

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Pasta Gratins with Goat Cheese, Sage and Mushrooms

Pasta Gratins with Goat Cheese, Sage and Mushrooms

January 31st, 2008  | Category: Pasta, Vegetarian


I am known to eat a whole pot of pasta in one sitting (and a jar of Nutella if I feel festive, but that is not our topic today). What's more unfortunate is once I made a fatal mistake of telling this to my mother. Ever since that day, her first question on the phone is "What did you eat tonight?" - her voice fading close to the ...

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