• Recipe: Lemony Ricotta Pasta with Basil - Weeknight Dinner Recipes from The Kitchn

    11 days ago - By The Kitchn

    I learned this treatment for pasta from an old neighbor of mine who took his cooking very seriously and made even the simplest meal seem like a dinner party. Music gets changed, cocktails are poured, stories told; there's a lot of gesticulating.
    But really, all there is to this dish is boiling the pasta, tossing the sauce ingredients into a big bowl, and then tossing in the drained pasta. It's a stress-free party dish, or even just your dinner tonight.
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  • 35 Hearty Sandwiches to Make for Dinner - Recipes from The Kitchn

    11 days ago - By The Kitchn

    Somewhere along the line, the sandwich got defined as lunch food. That's a shame, because if you stuff good bread with enough hearty, flavorful things, a dinner sandwich can be the best meal of all. Maybe it's something as simple and satisfying as a grilled cheese stuffed with juicy slices of tomato , a hot and indulgent French dip , or a cold sandwich piled high with deli meats and cheeses .
    We rounded up our 35 most favorite sandwiches that fit the bill for the evening meal - utensils not required, but you may definitely need a napkin or two.
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