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Easy Minestrone Soup from Greatist
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 medium onion, diced
  • 1 medium carrot, peeled and cut into 1/4-inch rounds
  • 2 celery stalks, chopped
  • 2 small zucchini, quartered and cut into 1/2-inch pieces
  • 2 cloves garlic
  • 1/2 cup dry red wine (optional)
  • 2 tablespoons any combination of dried oregano, basil and/or thyme
  • 1 28-ounce can diced tomatoes
  • 6 cups vegetable or chicken stock
  • 1 15-ounce can cannellini beans, drained and rinsed
  • Salt and fresh ground pepper
  • 1/2 cup dry pasta (add this in the last 10 minutes of cooking)
  • 2 cups shredded baby spinach or kale
  • 1 cup green beans, cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 1 cup fresh or frozen corn or peas
  • 1 15-ounce can kidney beans
  • 1 cup diced potatoes
  • 1 cup diced cauliflower
  • 1-2 cup shredded meat, or pre-cooked sausage

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Tomato Avocado Salad http://foodily.com/r/0f1d70829f-tomato-avocado-salad-by-framed-cooks Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Framed Cooks ]]>
Tomato Avocado Salad from Framed Cooks
  • 1 tablespoon red wine vinegar
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • Salt and pepper
  • I shallot, sliced
  • 2 avocados, peeled, pitted and cut into chunks
  • 1 pint cherry tomatoes, cut in halves and quarters
  • 3/4 cup crumbled feta cheese, plus extra for garnish
  • Sliced fresh basil

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White Bean And Pasta Soup http://foodily.com/r/BYos5MiUP-white-bean-and-pasta-soup-by-bon-appetit Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Bon Appetit ]]>
White Bean And Pasta Soup from Bon Appetit
  • 3 tablespoons olive oil
  • 2 cups chopped onions
  • 2/3 cup chopped carrot
  • 2/3 cup chopped celery
  • 3 1/2 cups (or more) water
  • 2 to 2 1/2 cups cooked white beans with 3/4 cup reserved cooking liquid
  • 1 large tomato, seeded, finely chopped
  • 1 cup small pasta (such as farfalline)
  • 1/3 cup chopped green onions (white and pale green parts only; about 2)
  • Extra-virgin olive oil (for drizzling)

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Minestrone Soup http://foodily.com/r/8xRVAWbgv-minestrone-soup-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Minestrone Soup from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1 onion, chopped
  • 2 cups carrots, peeled and chopped
  • 2 cups celery stalks, chopped
  • 4 ounces thinly sliced pancetta, coarsely chopped (can substitute with regular bacon)
  • 2 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1 pound Swiss chard, stems trimmed, leaves coarsely chopped (can substitute spinach or kale)
  • 1 russet potato, peeled and cubed
  • Salt and Pepper
  • 1 (28-ounce can) crushed tomatoes
  • 1 tablespoon finely chopped rosemary
  • 8 cups chicken broth
  • 1 (15-ounce can) cannellini beans, drained and rinsed
  • 1 cup tubetti pasta, or other small pasta shape
  • 1/2 cup finely grated Parmesan cheese

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Rigatoni Alla Vodka http://foodily.com/r/3yoObQcfs-rigatoni-alla-vodka-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Rigatoni Alla Vodka from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • Extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 small onion, chopped
  • 6 slices prociutto or pancetta, thinly sliced
  • 3 garlic cloves, minced
  • Salt and fresh ground pepper
  • 1 large can crushed tomatoes
  • 1 tablespoon sugar
  • 1 pound rigatoni pasta
  • 1 cup heavy cream
  • Few basil leaves

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Baked Sausages With Savory Onions http://foodily.com/r/XiEIbUC57-baked-sausages-with-savory-onions-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Baked Sausages With Savory Onions from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 6 fat links sweet Italian sausage with fennel, approximately 2 pounds
  • 1 bulb fennel, trimmed, halved, cored, cut lengthwise in thin slices
  • 2 medium Spanish onions, halved, cut lengthwise in thin slices
  • 2 cloves garlic, minced
  • Olive oil
  • 4‑6 sprigs fresh thyme
  • 1‑1/4 cup rich (unsalted) chicken stock
  • 3/4 cup Italian white wine
  • 1 teaspoon salt
  • 1 Tablespoon brown sugar
  • 1 Tablespoon Dijon mustard
  • Black pepper

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Grace's Meatloaf http://foodily.com/r/lCH4UnWi2-graces-meatloaf-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Grace's Meatloaf from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 2 pounds ground meatloaf mix (equal parts veal, pork, beef)
  • 1 medium Spanish onion, chopped
  • 1 cup grated Romano cheese
  • 1 cup breadcrumbs
  • ⅓ cup chopped Italian parsley
  • 1 teaspoon kosher salt
  • ½ teaspoon pepper
  • 5 slices white bread
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 pounds whole milk mozzarella (not water-packed, Grace recommends Polly-O), grated and divided
  • 1 15-ounce can tomato sauce

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Auntie Anna's Manicotti http://foodily.com/r/rSXVFufxC-auntie-annas-manicotti-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Auntie Anna's Manicotti from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 1/2 cup water
  • 1/2 cup milk
  • 2 large eggs
  • 2 tablespoons melted butter, plus extra for greasing the pan
  • 1 cup flour
  • Pinch salt
  • 1‑1/2 pounds whole milk ricotta
  • 1 heaping cup grated mozzarella
  • 1/4 cup finely grated pecorino
  • 1 clove garlic, minced or pressed
  • 2 tablespoons minced Italian parsley
  • 1 tablespoon chopped basil
  • Salt to taste
  • 1 28-ounce can pureed tomatoes
  • 1/2 pound sweet Italian sausage, bulk, or squeezed from casing
  • 1 clove garlic, pressed
  • 1/4 peeled and grated Idaho potato*
  • 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • Few grindings black pepper
  • Pinch sugar (optional)
  • 2 tablespoons chopped basil
  • 1 cup grated parmesan cheese

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King Crab Legs With Garlic Butter http://foodily.com/r/aRDSMW7EC-king-crab-legs-with-garlic-butter-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
King Crab Legs With Garlic Butter from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 1‑1/2 pounds (approximate) King crab legs, thawed completely in the refrigerator
  • 1/2 cup clarified butter
  • 2 plump garlic cloves
  • 1 lemon
  • 1 Tablespoon chopped parsley

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Perfect Pot Roast http://foodily.com/r/1FOWjf34g-perfect-pot-roast-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Perfect Pot Roast from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 2‑1/2 ‑ 3 pounds boneless chuck roast
  • 1/2 pound pancetta, cut into 1/4" dice
  • 4 peeled and smashed cloves garlic
  • 1 medium Spanish onion, peeled and sliced lengthwise
  • 1 large stalk celery cut widthwise into 1" pieces
  • 1 bunch slender carrots peeled and halved widthwise, then lengthwise (4 longish pieces from each carrot)
  • 2 cups Chianti or other dry red Italian wine
  • 1 cup homemade (unsalted) chicken or beef stock or water
  • 1/2 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
  • pinch sugar
  • 1 14.5 ounce can diced tomatoes
  • 1 sprig rosemary
  • 2 tablespoons chopped Italian parsley
  • salt
  • pepper
  • neutral oil
  • egg noodles, cooked and tossed with butter and chopped parsley to serve

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Mama's Chicken Soup http://foodily.com/r/JtKyoLSWD-mamas-chicken-soup-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Mama's Chicken Soup from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 4 pounds mixed chicken bones: necks, backs, and wings
  • Water – enough to cover the bones
  • 1 pound boneless-skinless chicken breasts, cut into bite size pieces
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil
  • 1 large white onion, diced
  • 4 medium carrots, peeled, thinly sliced into circles
  • 3 medium ribs celery, thinly sliced
  • 1 large Idaho potato, peeled and diced
  • 1 heaping cup fresh or frozen corn kernels
  • 1 ½ cups of crushed tomatoes
  • 1 sprig each parsley, sage & oregano, tied into a sachet (optional)
  • 1 cup any kind of small pasta
  • Salt & pepper to taste

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Buttermilk Onion Rings http://foodily.com/r/oK6LbEINp-buttermilk-onion-rings-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Buttermilk Onion Rings from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 2 large sweet onions, such as Vidalia
  • 4 cups peanut oil
  • 2 cups buttermilk
  • Coarse salt
  • Pepper
  • 2 ½ cups all-purpose flour
  • ¼ cup cornmeal

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Buddy's Mashed Potatoes http://foodily.com/r/E3tiDYjbH-buddys-mashed-potatoes-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Buddy's Mashed Potatoes from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 3 pounds Yukon gold potatoes, peeled
  • 4 tablespoons butter at room temperature
  • 3 ounces cream cheese
  • 3 tablespoons sour cream
  • Salt and pepper
  • 1 cup milk

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Stuffed Jumbo Shrimp http://foodily.com/r/pbn6UWFe5-stuffed-jumbo-shrimp-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Stuffed Jumbo Shrimp from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 2 pounds jumbo shrimp, u-6
  • salt and pepper
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil, plus extra
  • 2 tablespoons butter
  • 1 large shallot, minced
  • 2 plump cloves garlic, minced
  • splash white vermouth
  • 1‑1/2 cups fine Master Breadcrumbs
  • pinch cayenne
  • 1‑1/2 tablespoons chopped oregano
  • grated zest of one lemon

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Pork Loin With Apple Sauce http://foodily.com/r/gXtINZKlp-pork-loin-with-apple-sauce-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Pork Loin With Apple Sauce from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 1/3 pound center-cut pork loin roast with cap fat
  • salt and pepper
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 1 large Spanish onion, thinly sliced
  • 4 tablespoons butter, divided
  • 3 Granny Smith apples, peeled, cored, each cut into 12 slices
  • 2/3 cup brandy
  • 2 cups veal or rich chicken stock
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream

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Roasted Sausage With Potatoes, Peppers, And Onions http://foodily.com/r/R9Vp4qeTH-roasted-sausage-with-potatoes-peppers-and-onions-by-buddy-valastro---cake-boss Fri, 28 Nov 2014 07:26:43 UTC Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss ]]>
Roasted Sausage With Potatoes, Peppers, And Onions from Buddy Valastro - Cake Boss
  • 1 tablespoon butter
  • 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided
  • 1 ½ pounds large Italian sausage links
  • 2 large onions, sliced
  • 1 red bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 green bell pepper, sliced
  • 1 cubanelle pepper, sliced
  • 2 large russet potatoes, scrubbed and washed, cut into 1-inch pieces
  • 12 large whole garlic cloves
  • 1 cup white wine
  • 1 teaspoon Italian Seasonings
  • 1 teaspoon dry oregano
  • Salt and freshly ground cracked black pepper

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