orecchiette


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o·rec·chi·et·te

 (ō-rā′kē-ĕt′ə)
n.
Pasta in the shape of small ears.

[Italian, pl. of orecchietta, diminutive of orecchia, ear, from Latin auricula, ear; see auricle.]

orecchiette

(ˌɒrəkɪˈɛtɪ) or

orecchietti

pl n
(Cookery) small ear-shaped pasta pieces
[C21: from Italian, literally: little ears]
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Traditional pasta follows - little ear shaped orecchiette - handmade and cooked al dente with a simple tomato-based sauce.
Traditional pasta follows - little ear-shaped orecchiette, handmade and cooked al dente with a simple tomato-based sauce.
CHICKPEA and SPINACH ORECCHIETTE with CRISPY LEMON BREAD CRUMBS
Dishes include the January special of spaghetti di zucca e cavolo nero, wholewheat spaghetti with butternut and kale sauce, tossed with chilli and garlic and topped with roasted hazelnuts, or opt for orecchiette al cavoflore, Puglian pasta shapes with cauliflower purAaAaAeA@e, sautAaAa kale, chilli and roasted turmeric cauliflower florets.
He wants to share his Sicilian heritage so we have casarecce, orecchiette - some pastas that are used more in Sicilia,' Seddaoui said.
The chefs at Giardino recommend Parmigiana, Orecchiette and Gnochi.
Orecchiette with anchovies & purple sprouting broccoli
The recipes are organized by cooking method, and range from Pan-roasted Carrots, Goat's Milk Yogurt & Za'atar; Spring Vegetable Fritters, Cucumber Yogurt & Curry Leaves; Shaved Squash, Feta, Cumin & Mint; and Angel Hair Pasta, Sage, Rosemary & Parmesan; to Orzo Pasta, Spicy Tomato Sauce & Feta; Salt Cod, Tomato & Olive Oil; Lamb Chops, Cumin & Garlic Yogurt; Summer Zucchini, Orecchiette, Parmesan & Oregano; and Poached Rhubarb, Creme Fraiche Ice Cream & Hazelnut Crumb.
Vegetarian options include: gnocchi with snowdonia mushrooms and pickle and orecchiette with slow tomato, blackened aubergine and garden herbs.
Diffusi sono tratti panmeridionali come assai per 'molto', tenere per 'avere' e gli elementi lessicali regionali piu ricorrenti sono i termini alimentari, di conserva col successo dei rispettivi referenti: orecchiette alle cime di rapa, lampascioni, burratina di Andria, primitivo di Manduria ecc.
Herbert priest; the strangle means Strozzapreti and ears little means Orecchiette twins, means Gemelli butterfly, from derived is Farfalle bridegroom, means Zito pasta.