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What’s for Dinner: Lemongrass Scampi with Fresh Pasta

After being on the road (again) for another week, I finally had a few days at home to catch up on cooking and other household projects. Yesterday I was in the mood to make a fresh batch of pasta from my beloved Lillo Due Professional Extruder; I know I owe friends some pasta I promised to send out around the holidays but I’m still working on perfecting drying for long-term storage and shipping. In the meantime, that means I get to make lots of pasta for myself and the sweetie, who never complains when it’s pasta night.

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Real Italians make their own pasta…

At least, that’s the joking comment I posted on Facebook this weekend.  The confession I left out was that I never had, in fact, made pasta before until this weekend.

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