Category: Totally Drained

Pasta and Rice

Easy Sleazy Coq au Vin

Our coq is easy and tasty, leaving you plenty of time to putter around the kitchen getting tipsy before it’s time to dig in. Nothing better than this easy-sleazy, as we take Julia Child’s classic version of coq au vin and pare it down for simple midweek cooking.

Crab, Potato and Mascarpone Tortelli with Sweet Corn Purée

Shhhh! Don’t kiss and tell after eating these addictively tasty crab and potato tortelli that are bathed in luxurious sweet corn puree. You’ll get hot and heavy with these babies, and that ain’t nobody’s business but your own.

Easy Last Minute Valentine’s Day Feast: Mascarpone, Prosciutto and Fig Crostini and Morel Mushroom Risotto

We’re all fast and easy, especially on Valentine’s Day! If you need to throw together a feast last minute, this menu of Mascarpone, Prosciutto and Fig Crostini, along with Morel Mushroom Risotto, is bed-worthy food for two. Or one with a movie.

Pressure Cooker Bolognese

This recipe leverages the pressure cooker to get dinner to the table in a matter of minutes, and the presentation is so clean and flawless that folks will be none the wiser when it comes to any earlier screwups. Just you basking in endless praise and the remnants of the Beef Wellington that you set on fire smoldering in the trashcan outside. You’re welcome.

Creme Fraiche Spaghetti Carbonara

Nothing says fuel for filthy exploits more than a mess of tangled spaghetti swimming in bacon and cream. The kind of food you can eat semi-naked, directly out of the pot, sharing a single fork with a friend as you slurp up strand after strand of the deliciousness.