Long Pasta in the Cuisine Companion

I first posted about cooking long pasta when I posted my Chicken  Stroganoff  Fettuccini Recipe HERE  Even the people at Tefal to their knowledge had not seen it being done this way in the Cuisine Companion. It was something I regularly did in the Thermomix so I thought why not give it a whirl in the…

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Chicken Stroganoff with Fettuccine

Chicken Stroganoff with Fettuccine   Ingredients 3 tablespoons of Tomato Paste.  ( Recipe for Tomato Paste made in the CC is in my new cookbook – purchase here – hard copy completely sold out but eBook available )  1 and 1/2 tablespoons of Chicken or Vegetable Stock Paste. 30o ml water 1 tablespoon of  Tamari sauce. 20 gram butter or oil or…

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Gnocchi & Tomato with Prosciutto and Basil Sauce

Making the Sauce 6 -7 slices prosciutto chopped small pieces 3 cloves Garlic 1 onion 2 cans chopped tomatoes 15g olive oil 15g raw sugar Few Sprigs of Fresh Basil around 15-20 Leaves Chopped Finely Place leaves on top of each other and cut – much easier Place Onion and Garlic and chop for a…

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Win a Pasta Maker & Hearts Ravioli Maker

Pasta the Language of Love – What better way than to give you the chance to win something amazing for Valentines Day Do you love Pasta ? More importantly do you love Fresh Pasta ? Well you can make your own. You don’t need a Thermomix to make Pasta Dough but it helps 🙂 So…

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Ricotta and Spinach Cannelloni – Fresh Pasta

Cannelloni ahhhh I have always loved Cannelloni.. I should have been born in Italy I feel sure. I knocked around with Italian friends growing up, I always ate Italian food whenever I could despite growing up in a very English home with “proper” English meals ! I had made the Ravioli with Fresh Pasta Last…

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Spaghetti In the Thermomix

  This is how you cook your spaghetti in the Thermomix. This is 300g of spaghetti enough to feed 4 – you can use up to 400g The directions are easy 1.2l of water a tblsp of oil,  some salt and boil the water for around 8 minutes at 100 degrees on speed 1 –…

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Pasta Sauce

I thought I should create this Pasta Sauces very own separate post as I use this for so many other dishes besides Spaghetti Bolognese. If you want to make Spaghetti Bolognese then that recipe is HERE I use this sauce for all of these recipes Spaghetti Bolognese, Chicken Parmigiana, Lasagne , Chilli Mussels, Spaghetti Marinara…

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Ravioli and a Lesson on Tools of the Trade

I’ve had this Pasta maker since before me moved 6months ago. I knew that I would love to have a go at making my own Pasta, something I had never attempted in my life and wouldn’t have considered doing pre Thermomix days! I had seen  a great recipe in the Thermomix Full Steam ahead book…

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