Mastering Pasta

Author: Marc Vetri
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 1607746085
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Award-winning chef Marc Vetri wanted to write his first book about pasta. Instead, he wrote two other acclaimed cookbooks and continued researching pasta for ten more years. Now, the respected master of Italian cuisine finally shares his vast knowledge of pasta, gnocchi, and risotto in this inspiring, informative primer featuring expert tips and techniques, and more than 100 recipes. Vetri’s personal stories of travel and culinary discovery in Italy appear alongside his easy-to-follow, detailed explanations of how to make and enjoy fresh handmade pasta. Whether you’re a home cook or a professional, you’ll learn how to make more than thirty different types of pasta dough, from versatile egg yolk dough, to extruded semolina dough, to a variety of flavored pastas—and form them into shapes both familiar and unique. In dishes ranging from classic to innovative, Vetri shares his coveted recipes for stuffed pastas, baked pastas, and pasta sauces. He also shows you how to make light-as-air gnocchi and the perfect dish of risotto. Loaded with useful information, including the best way to cook and sauce pasta, suggestions for substituting pasta shapes, and advance preparation and storage notes, Mastering Pasta offers you all of the wisdom of a pro. For cooks who want to take their knowledge to the next level, Vetri delves deep into the science of various types of flour to explain pasta’s uniquely satisfying texture and how to craft the very best pasta by hand or with a machine. Mastering Pasta is the definitive work on the subject and the only book you will ever need to serve outstanding pasta dishes in your own kitchen. From the Hardcover edition.

Mastering Pasta

Author: Marc Vetri
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ISBN: 9781607746072
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Collects directions for making fresh pastas along with recipes for dishes, including asparagus and egg yolk rotolo, doppio ravioli with lamb and polenta, and saffron fusilli with lobster and leeks.

Rustic Italian Food

Author: Marc Vetri
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 1607740796
Size: 44.97 MB
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From acclaimed Philadelphia chef Marc Vetri comes a celebration of handcrafted, regional Italian cooking that advocates a hands-on, back-to-the-basics approach to cooking. Slow-cooked meats, homemade breads, and flavorful pastas are the traditional comfort-food classics that Italians have been roasting, baking, curing, and making in their own kitchens for generations--dishes that people actually want to cook and eat. Home cooks of every skill level will revel in the 120 recipes, such as sweet Fig and Chestnut Bread, rich Spinach and Ricotta Gnocchi, savory Slow-Roasted Lamb Shoulder, and fragrant Apple Fritters. But Rustic Italian Food is much more than just a collection of recipes. With detailed, step-by-step instructions for making terrines, dry-cured salami, and cooked sausage; a thorough guide to bread and pasta making; and a primer on classic Italian preserves and sauces, Rustic Italian Food is also an education in kitchen fundamentals. In this book Marc Vetri connects us directly to the essence of Italian food.

The Glorious Pasta Of Italy

Author: Domenica Marchetti
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 9781452106908
Size: 39.35 MB
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Celebrating pasta in all its glorious forms, author Domenica Marchetti draws from her Italian heritage to share 100 classic and modern recipes. Step-by-step instructions for making fresh pasta offer plenty of variations on the classic egg pasta, while a glossary of pasta shapes, a source list for unusual ingredients, and a handy guide for stocking the pantry with pasta essentials encourage the home cook to look beyond simple spaghetti. No matter how you sauce it, The Glorious Pasta of Italy is sure to have pasta lovers everywhere salivating.

Pasta By Hand

Author: Jenn Louis
Publisher: Chronicle Books
ISBN: 1452130574
Size: 66.68 MB
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Pasta is the ultimate comfort food, and making it by hand is a favorite project for weekend cooks. From rising culinary star and 2012 Food & Wine Best New Chef Jenn Louis, this book includes more than 65 recipes for hand-shaped traditional pastas and dumplings, along with deeply satisfying sauces to mix and match. Louis shares her recipes and expertise in hand-forming beloved shapes such as gnocchi, orecchiette, gnudi, and spatzli as well as dozens of other regional pasta specialties appearing for the first time in an English-language cookbook. With photos of finished dishes and step-by-step shaping sequences, this beautiful book is perfect for DIY cooks and lovers of Italian food.

The Classic Pasta Cookbook

Author: Giuliano Hazan
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780751305982
Size: 53.57 MB
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Features more than 100 recipes from all regions of Italy, both classic favorites and dishes with a contemporary spin -- very one bearing the Hazan family hallmarks of authenticity and simplicity.

Making Artisan Pasta

Author: Aliza Green
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ISBN: 1592537324
Size: 76.90 MB
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Making handmade, home-made pasta has never been easier!

Fresh Pasta Cookbook

Author: Williams Sonoma Test Kitchen
Publisher: Weldon Owen
ISBN: 9781681884004
Size: 53.25 MB
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Delicious fresh pasta is easily achievable with the easy-to-follow directions and delicious recipes from the Williams Sonoma Test Kitchen experts. You choose the method for making fresh pasta—electric pasta machine, stand mixer, food processor, or by hand— then follow the easy recipes to make more than 25 delicious dishes featuring fresh pasta in a wide range of shapes, flavors, and varieties. Sample recipes include: Fettuccine with Asparagus, Spring Peas & Creamy Burrata; Penne with Fennel Seed Bolognese; Zucchini Ravioli with Mint & Pea Pesto; Bucatini with Pancetta, White Bean Sauce & Garlicky Bread Crumbs; Cacio e Pepe Potato Gnocchi with Delicata Squash; Orecchiette with Broccolini & Italian Sausage; Lasagna with Sage Leaves, Butternut Squash & Brown Butter.

Mastering Pizza

Author: Marc Vetri
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 0399579230
Size: 24.78 MB
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A revolutionary guide to making delicious pizza at home, offering a variety of base doughs so that your pizza will turn out perfect no matter what kind of oven or equipment you have. Pizza remains America's favorite food, but one that many people hesitate to make at home. In Mastering Pizza, award-winning chef Marc Vetri tackles the topic with his trademark precision, making perfect pizza available to anyone. The recipes—gleaned from years spent researching recipes in Italy and perfecting them in America—have a variety of base doughs of different hydration levels, which allow home cooks to achieve the same results with a regular kitchen oven as they would with a professional pizza oven. The book covers popular standards like Margherita and Carbonara while also featuring unexpected toppings such as mussels and truffles—and even a dessert pizza made with Nutella. With transporting imagery from Italy and hardworking step-by-step photos to demystify the process, Mastering Pizza will help you make pizza as delicious as you find in Italy.

Flour Water

Author: Thomas McNaughton
Publisher: Ten Speed Press
ISBN: 1607744716
Size: 47.90 MB
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An elevated guide to the craft of pasta-making by rising star chef Thomas McNaughton of San Francisco's hottest Italian restaurant, flour + water. Chef Thomas McNaughton shares his time-tested secrets to creating simple, delicious, and beautiful artisan pasta—from the best fresh doughs to shaping and cooking every type of pasta. A true celebration of Italy’s pasta traditions, flour + water includes fifty seasonally influenced recipes for home cooks of every skill level. The recipes cover the flavor spectrum from well-loved classics to inventive combinations, such as Tagliatelle Bolognese; Pumpkin Tortelloni with Sage and Pumpkin Seeds; Tomato Farfalle with Chicken Polpettine, Roasted Peppers, and Basil; and Asparagus Caramelle with Brown Butter. With guidance from McNaughton and the secrets of flour + water’s dough room, anyone can learn to make amazing pasta at home.