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Question for you all. Do you READ recipe blogs or books or is it just the visual stimulation of VIDEO that makes you salivate? Thinking about doing a handwritten series of pasta recipes with photos and light video on my site. Any better ideas? Please discuss... #BecausePasta

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In the DR a few weeks ago, someone spilled a drink on my pants and it was 100° so I just put on a bathing suit and kept dancing. Thanks @glowflow89 and @maxtalksbeer and @lmbfra for a killer time!

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Heading back to New York. Planning on eating healthy, so there will be salad, with a side of pasta. Most likely in this ratio, but potentially more like slide 3. What do you think? #StatenIslandDiet #pasta #spaghetti

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The heat and humidity of the D.R. is a welcome contrast to the blizzards of the north. The people are friendly, the traffic plentiful and the plantains, well they are perfect.

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Spaghetti and Meatballs, illegal in all regions of Italy but Abruzzo, loved in these USofA. Get the recipe @ FrankieCooks.com #spaghettiandmeatballs

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Who’s feeling the Pad See Ew tonight? I have to switch up the noodle intake, this one is sweet, unctuous and spicy Link in biography #padseeew

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Looking for a sweet, sticky and spicy chicken for tomorrow’s game? Look no further than my spicy coconut recipe! Link in Stories #superbowlrecipes #tastemade

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I may be struggling with my latte art, but at least I can toss beans. (Does that even make sense?) 📸 @msparkphoto

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This is the simplest of all pasta dishes - but also the one that teaches the importance of high quality ingredients and good cooking technique, because there’s nowhere to hide. Have no fear! In my story highlights I have a version of this #SpaghettiAglioeOlio with broccoli, which you can omit if you’d like. There’s no dish I’ve eaten more of and no dish that has saved my hungry belly more. Add it to your option list!! It’s a true #StruggleMeal

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Congrats Novak on your 7th Australian Open championship!! You’re an amazing champion, See you at the US Open again this year

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Pan Fried Pasta // remember those words! Take your leftover pasta, whatever it is - dump it in a non stick pan with 3 TBSP of olive oil. Fry until it starts to burn, then toss, wait for that burning again - add white wine or white balsamic vinegar, cook it out and serve. I added; olives, pepadews and sweet dried peppers to mine today. #panfriedpasta

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If you’re ready to make killer pizza at home click the link in my bio for and oldie but goodie. #pizza #homemadepizza DON’T FORGET THE BASIL

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Today is a good day for gnocchi. Make it. #gnocchi

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2009->2019 still eating the same thing... Pasta

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The struggle is real, cooking at home is a challenge! But Struggle Meals helps you make the most out of the least - just like this new netzero car I’m driving. check it out on Facebook and start eating better for less, half a million people already are! #tastemade #tesla

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Corn chowder with a twist? Yaaaaassss pleaaaase. This is one I came up with that follows the principles of a Thai green curry, so it’s coconut milk based and dairy free. I’m ready for the New Englanders to come at me, I like this one better. recipe on my site. #cornchowder

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This weekend I went scalloping for the first time. I managed to get about 4, luckily @abmariano & co got way more than I did! Super fun, highly recommended. And they were delicious!

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Thank you to everyone who came out in the rainy weather today! Packed house, rain and hot Norma are where it’s at! TY also to @nybg for inviting me! Xoxo

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Was messing around with hand rolled pasta today, I’ve always used a machine - I don’t think I need one anymore. #pappardelle

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I still get excited eating pizza. You’d think I wouldn’t, but I do.

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DRUNKEN SPAGHETTI Easy dinner for tonight. make a garlic and oil sauce and finish it with red wine, that’s it! #spaghetti

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Rolling through hump day on my ten year old bubbola, we’ve always gotten along 📸 @orestionline #vespa more cooking soon!

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I brought some #norma lessons to @mikethesituation @snooki and @misterp79 last night. They were great and we had a wonderful time! It will be a struggle waiting for it to roll out, but I’ll keep you posted. Thanks for having me! #pizza

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The bruschetta on the right is topped with a nice agrodulce eggplant #caponata - I just wrote a piece and recipe for @huffposttaste about it - link in Bio!!

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Wild black rice with berries and citrus dressing. Perfect for a hot day!

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Free flavor!! Struggle Meals is a year old now - we’ve got a really healthy following on Facebook (subscribe if you haven’t) new episodes every week - AND an amazing closed group on Facebook where thousands of people have joined and are sharing TONS of money saving tips. I’m super happy about all this - let’s save dough and waste less and cook more TOGETHER join! #StruggleMeals @tastemade

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Bucatini all’Amatriciana - simple tomato sauce, guanciale (cured pig cheek) pecorino cheese, and in this case some tempered egg yolks. This is the dish that got me into cooking. I would like it right now, this is a photo from last week #amatriciana

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Norma - a great sauce and a wonderful opera. More to come.... YouTube vid tomorrow morning, so subscribe! Link in bio. #rigatoniallanorma #norma

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Missing Peru, but also the general feeling of “brain sponge” I get when traveling, I learn so much! Need to get spongy again soon... happy hump

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Last night’s Pasta alla #Norma - I used Calamarata shaped pasta (because they look like calamari) steamed eggplant, garlic and oil based tomato sauce, finished with ricotta, parsley and a hot chili from my garden. Check out my instagram stories to follow the steps! @pastagarofaloit

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Check out my stories for a visual recipe on how to make #pesto go go go

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Rustic tomato soup for this rainy day. Stale bread and tomatoes simmered with vegetable broth, olive oil & herbs complete this quick and affordable meal. #pappaalpomodoro

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Ugly, but delicious.

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Zucchini garlic and oil, deglazed with white wine and mint. Tossed with radiatore and a few raw egg yolks. Devine! #pasta