Rigatoni with Veal & Onions

Ingredients 2 cups yellow onion, rough chopped 1 cup shallots, rough chopped 1/2 cup leeks, sliced 1/2 teaspoon of red pepper flakes 1 teaspoon of thyme leaves, freshly chopped 1/2 teaspoon of fresh rosemary leaves, freshly chopped 1 pound of ground veal, crumbled 1/2 pound ground lamb merguez, skin removed and crumbled 3 garlic cloves, peeled and minced 1 cup red wine 1 cup of heavy cream 1 cup half and half 2 tablespoons tomato paste 1 pound of rigatoni 1 cup parmasean cheese, freshly ground 1/2 cup chives, finely chopped Making It In a sauce pan add the heavy … Continue reading Rigatoni with Veal & Onions

Pizza Sauce

If you are going to make a pizza from scratch be sure to make a fresh sauce by slow roasting top quality canned peeled whole tomatoes. It’s very simple and yields a flavorful kick to every pizza pie. Ingredients 2 28 ounce cans of top quality peeled whole tomatoes, cut in half and seeded 1 tablespoon parmesan cheese, freshly grated 1 tablespoon of dried oregano 2 teaspoons of red pepper flakes, divided 4 garlic cloves, peeled and minced 12 ounces of tomatoes paste 1 cup red wine 1 28 ounce can of tomato sauce 2 tablespoons of fresh basil leaves … Continue reading Pizza Sauce