My friend’s dad makes the best “carbonara” (even though it’s not actually a carbonara). Here’s the recipe he sent along with a few small changes: Render the bacon until you get it crispy so you get most of the fat out of it. Then sauté cut up onions in the bacon fat until translucent sauté […]

Vodka sauce

This simple staple recipe comes from Ariella’s dad: Start with some marinara sauce (I’ll post my recipe for this soon enough…) Add 1/4 cup vodka for every cup of sauce Boil for about 10 minutes to boil off alcohol Add the mostly cooked pasta and finish cooking in the sauce until done Finish with cream and […]