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Eliche with Baked Pumpkin

Pasta with pumpkin is a typical autumn Italian dish. The sweetness of the pumpkin is the main feature of the dish, we also think that the research of a perfect balance between different flavours is a must-have. That’s why we’ve added a sprinkle of pecorino cheese which with its saltiness balances perfectly the pumpkin. And of course pumpkin is orange and perfect for your Halloween’s dinner!   Ingredients for 4 people: 500 gr Mamma Flora Eliche Pasta Approximately half of a small-sized pumpkin 1 clove of garlic  100 gr of Pecorino Cheese Salt Pepper Fresh and dried  Thyme Leaves Extra-Virgin Oil Tools: 1 Pot 1 Pan 1 Cutting board Tips: In the best restaurants, they drain the pasta few min...

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Creamy Pasta with Peppers and Hazelnut

Serves: 2 Prep: 15min Cooking: 30min   Finding yourself in the need of a simple Italian home cook dish? Try this exquisite recipe which I can assure you that will make all the difference in your day. I usually have it on a gloomy rainy day, because the vibrant colours are the first thing which put me at ease and warm my heart; making me feel like I was back home. In just a few words this pasta dish is a perfect way to place a smile on your lips! Ingredients: 200g MAMMA FLORA Eliche Pasta  6 romano peppers  3 Spring onions  Hazelnuts (optional) Salt Pepper Parsley Tools: 1 Pot 1 Pan Blender Backing Tray or Oven Plate Method: Wash carefully the 6...

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Italian Puttanesca with MAMMA FLORA'S Red Tomato Sauce

Serves: 4Prep: 10minCooking: 10minDifficulty: easy When I was studying abroad my mum prepared for me and my friends her favourite sauce placing it in vacuum jars. We literally used to stock hundreds of jar and after a busy day at uni or at work, we would eat a tasty Italian pasta with her sauce. That's her way to still share her love for food even if we don't eat at the same table.Mamma Flora’s Tip: olives and capers are essential in this recipe, make sure they taste very good. I usually use the black Gaeta olives, try to find them at your Italian deli, otherwise, there are some greek ones, the kalamata which might do the job.Method: Firstly, boil the...

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Mushroom & Sausage Gluten Free Pasta

Serves: 2 Prep: 15 min Cooking: 25 min Have you ever found yourself with the troubles of putting together a meal with many leftovers and only limited time at hand? Well, I certainly have and I always tend to go about it by using some variation of this recipe.Mamma Flora’s Tip: Try our Gluten Free Pasta, it taste the same as our artisan pasta and it stays al dente! Ingredients 200g MAMMA FLORA Gnocchetti Sardi Shiitake Mushrooms 2-3 Pieces of sausage Onion Salt Pepper Parsley   Olive Oil Tools: 1 Pot 1 Pan Method: Firstly set the pot filled with water on the stove, and bring to boil, salt the water once the water is boiling and cook the MAMMA FLORA Gnocchetti Sardi pasta...

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Aubergine Pasta A Scrumptious Delight!

  Serves: 4 Prep: 10min Cooking: 30min   This is a very typical Italian family dish when the aubergines are in season, perfectly accompanied by a mozzarella salad starter. Enjoyed both by children and adults because of its fragrant smell and unique taste. Prepare it for your family for a Sunday meal: I know they'll love it too! Ingredients 400g MAMMA FLORA Mezzi Paccheri 300 gr of cherry tomatoes or 2 jars of MAMMA FLORA handmade tomato sauce 1 tbsp of extra virgin olive oil 1 aubergine 1 1/2 cup of frying oil 1 garlic clove basil salt Tools: 1 Pot 2 Pans Kitchen paper Method: Let’s begin by washing the aubergines and drying them. Cut off the tops and bottoms and quarter the eggplant,...

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