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Shut Up and Mangia!, Issue #103 - Orecchietta with Rapini and Sausage
May 22, 2014

“La cucina piccola fa la casa grande”, (“A little kitchen makes a large home.”)

Little pasta ears mixed with rapini and seasoned Italian sausage and topped with fresh grated Parmigian cheese Enjoy! Mangia Italiano!

Orecchietta with Rapini and Sausage

One of my favorite specialty dishes is this Orecchietta with Rapini and Sausage. Who am I kidding. They’re all my favorite dishes. Anyway, this dish is simple to make and tastes great.

The bold bitter flavor of rapini or broccoli rabe as it’s also known, is not for everyone. If you never tried this vegetable you have to try it at least once. You’ll either love it or hate it. This dish is excellent but I .............. Read More

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