Saragolla Pasta from Rustichella

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews  Fantastic full flavor from an ancient wheat As you probably know, I’m a big pasta person. We eat pasta at our house three or four … Continued

Mancini Pasta from the Marche Region

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A farmstead artisan pasta from Italy’s east coast Artisan pasta has long been one of the greatest contributors to the quality of my culinary life. The … Continued

Turanici Pasta from the Marche

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews An ancient wheat makes its way from the Middle East to the Midwest It’s been a couple years since I first tasted the pasta of the … Continued

Sardine and Olive Paste Pasta

Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Super fine supper from pantry to plate This dish has long been one of my old standbys. It offers comfort and a compelling combination of great … Continued

Pasta Cooking Tips

  Follow these pasta cooking tips from Mo, our partner at Zingerman’s Mail Order and fellow pasta importer, and you’ll be sure to have the best tasting pasta! SALT Salt … Continued

Prosciutto Pasta Carbonara Recipe

Try out this pasta carbonara recipe featuring Prosciutto di Parma, Pecorino Romano, Parmigiano Reggiano, and of course, your favorite pasta!

The Historical Twists and Turns of Traditional Pasta

“Everything you see, I owe to spaghetti.” —Sophia Loren

“And art is always about relationship — to the material, to the self, and to the world in all its chaos and intrusion, its terror and its glory.” —Jeanette Winterson

Weird things happen when I least expect them. I was lying in bed, lamenting having had my third surgery in two months and working my way through the Sunday New York Times, when I came across a piece by Jeanette Winterson buried in the back of the Book Review.

“Art,” she wrote, “is always about relationship.”

Simple Seaside Pasta

Ingredients: 1 lb Latini Pasta 3/4 cup Parmigiano Reggiano (grated) 1/2 cup Fresh Parsley, coarse chop 4 Whole Boquerones (white anchovies), fine chop 3/4 cup Fresh Lemon Juice 1 1/2 … Continued