Archive for category pasta

sweet potato schupfnudeln with brown butter and thyme

by 1 big bite on September 27, 2012

Schupfnudeln are on my to cook list (or craving list) since weeks. They are what I would call German comfort food and usually eaten with the mostly well known sauerkraut and bacon. Another name but rather uncommon is Finger Nudeln (finger noodles). Though they are called Nudeln I would rather translate them as dumplings as Weiterlesen



Macaroni and Gruyère Cheese with Butternut Squash, Smoked Salmon and Dill

by 1 big bite on January 24, 2012


Who am I kidding? I am from Germany and mac & cheese is not one of the dishes I grew up with. I rather remember having käse spätzle and countless noodle casseroles in my past. That’s maybe why I was kind of surprised as the Wisconsin Milk Marketing Board asked me to develop a macaroni Weiterlesen




by 1 big bite on July 23, 2011

It had been hot and humid like a sauna the last few days. Everyone I asked about the weather told me, this is too hot for Illinois. But hey I lived in Kansas City, I know hot summers… but I got never used to it. The good thing is I don’t have any trouble to Weiterlesen



chili pasta with goat cheese

by 1 big bite on June 10, 2011

Last week I spend most of my time going through my stuff and trying to decide what I don’t need any more and won’t move with us to Illinois (rather less successful) and of course eating a lot of crumbles (very successful).
For the next few days I am facing another main aim: emptying my refrigerator Weiterlesen