Sausage Pasta with Fennel and Chili

This is one of my favourite pasta dishes. It’s bursting with so many different flavours. There’s the anise you get from the fennel, heat from the chili flakes, sweetness from the cherry tomatoes, and the caramelization from the sausage. All these beautiful flavours are brought together into one dish with a touch of cream and… Continue reading Sausage Pasta with Fennel and Chili

Chorizo Carbonara

Last week I had an intense carb craving. I wanted something cheesy and starchy. I remembered there was a pack of chorizo slices leftover from my parents’ dinner party. I did a quick search of “chorizo pasta” and this easy recipe popped up. The main ingredients were chorizo, egg, cream and pasta, which I had.… Continue reading Chorizo Carbonara

Mentaiko Spaghetti

If you’ve been to Japan, you’ll know that the Japanese-inspired Italian cuisine there is amazing, especially the pastas. The Japanese has managed to take Italian food and tweak it to make it their own, creating a delicious fusion cuisine. You still get Carbonara and Bolognese, but slightly sweeter and creamier than the Italian version. Often there will… Continue reading Mentaiko Spaghetti