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  • Here it leaves you stuck eating a bowl of the pasta twists known as trofie, which are mixed into a thick tomato sauce flecked with chewy cuttlefish and strings of short-rib meat.

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  • Dr. Eugene Sayfie -- Suzie's husband -- and I debated the proper terminology for Chef Carmellini's luscious, farm-to-table-esque cuisine as we helped ourselves to seconds, then thirds, of the sublime housemade trofie pasta -- nimble twirls coated in a hearty pesto, tossed with sweet peppers and pine nuts.

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  • The remains of Chef Andrew Carmellini's insanely good trofie pasta with pesto, sweet peppers and pine nuts

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  • Meanwhile, add the trofie to the boiling water and cook until al dente.

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  • I would trust her to do mount and stuff any prized boon and crocket trofie But any way she is a deadly shot with a rifle and shotgun.

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  • Luciana gave me a taste of her trofie pasta with basil pesto while her husband, Michael, shared his Grilled Eggplant Parmigiana.

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  • In fact all that is required is to look a little farther down the menu, and order spaghetti with tomato sauce instead of trofie with pesto.


  • Certain flour-and-water pastas, such as orecchiette from Apulia, pici from Tuscany, and trofie from Liguria, to name a few, are still often made by hand, although they usually are not made entirely with hard-wheat flour.

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  • Another staple is her accomplished regional cooking, including dishes such as homemade pesto with twisted trofie pasta and melanzane al forno, eggplant topped with huge meaty tomatoes from her garden.

  • And then I followed it up with pesto trofie for dinner. TravelStream™ — Recent Entries at


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