Pasta Linked To Healthy Dieting And Weight Loss, Study SaysCarbohydrates found in pasta have a low glycemic index, which means that they cause smaller increases in blood sugar levels and are less likely to affect your waistline.
Best Italian Cooking Classes In MinnesotaItalian and other Mediterranean cuisines are popular. Spicy, hearty, exotic, romantically flavorful and wholesome, they are a refreshing departure from meat and potatoes. Cooking classes that specialize in Italian cooking are growing but lag behind the growth of Italian restaurants in the Midwest. After a bit of sleuthing, a few interesting Italian cooking classes have been uncovered.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best Italian Food In MinnesotaCossetta Alimentari is a downtown St. Paul institution. It's three sprawling floors of Italian breads, cheeses, pastries, pizza and -- of course -- pasta! But if you want to know the story of Cossetta, the writing is on the wall.
Claire Thomas’ Orecchiette Cacio E Pepe RecipeClaire Thomas shares her recipe for Orecchiette Cacio E Pepe from her new cookbook from sister company Simon & Schuster, The Kitchy Kitchen.
Bite Of Minnesota: Nuworld Cream SauceEvery so often, I visit the U of M Dairy Salesroom and pick up a few cheeses. Last time, I purchased a tub of Nuworld cheese spread. Nuworld is a cheese developed at the U of M and is considered a white "blue" cheese instead of the more traditional blue veined blue cheese.
Bite Of Minnesota: Asiago Pesto PastaIf you are planning a Super Bowl party and want to try something new, be sure to check out last week’s post on Italian nachos. You’ll likely have some asiago cheese sauce leftover and I have just the idea for you!
Food Cravings That Can Ruin Your DayDiets would be a lot easier if cravings for things like ice cream, chocolate and chips didn't get in the way. A crave can throw off your nutrition for the whole day. You can eat well and balanced all day and then end up blowing the whole thing on a huge slice of cake.
Best Food To Eat Before And After MarathonRunning the marathon? Here are a few tricks to help break out of the marathon-training food rut and ensure that you're getting the food you need to do your best and recover well.
Bite Of Minnesota: Pasta With Sun-Dried Tomato PestoThere are certain meals that every family turns to when they want something quick and filling. Often times, that quick and filling component comes in the form of pasta and the nice thing about pasta is that it's cheap.