Food & History: September 25 1985 William Cumming Rose dies, the American biochemist who established the importance of the 8 essential amino acids in human nutrition. 2007 The United States Patent & Trademark Office issued a certificate canceling all claims related to the Peanut Butter and Jelly Sandwich patent.
Manicotti There are so many ethnic stereotypes, especially when you watch sitcoms from previous century, especially when the setting is New York City. My favorite was The Honeymooners when the Italian lady upstairs who spoke no English was known as “Mrs. Manicotti”. In all the decades I’ve been alive and having grown up Italian in […]
Pasta & Fagioli Recipe This is a an easy Italian classic soup. Many recipes might call for tomato sauce but this should not be tomato soup. I just use a little tomato paste. You can see the video online here if you like: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCGiuZ8DGKaNru_wkziOjesA?sub_confirmation=1 INGREDIENTS 1 ounce diced pancetta or 3 slices cooked bacon 1 cup […]