Simple, Basic, Classic Pasta Dish: Amatriciana

The origins of this simple sauce mixed with long pasta noodles are not clear. It’s likely it came from the area around Amatrice, a mountainous part of Italy. The base of this sauce, traditionally, is cured pork cheek.

Quick Breakfast Sandwich

We’re going to rescue you from all that with a breakfast sandwich that can be made in the same time it takes to go through the drive-through of the fast food restaurant.

Blue Box, My @$$

So, what’s a carbohydrate loving bachelor, or a busy parent, to do? Make your own macaroni and cheese on the stove.

Pull Sweetness Out Of Microwave

Oh, the things you can do with a microwave.

Vegetable Stock Great Use Of Trimmings

When you’re trimming vegetables for use in other dishes, keep a bowl or plastic container nearby for things that can be used for stock.

An Easy Taste of Exotic: Chicken Spinach Curry

Most of the ingredients for this dish are in your pantry, or should be. It works really good with leftover chicken and can accommodate other vegetables easily.

Shepherd’s Pie

This is original comfort food. Like most high-style dishes today, it started out as peasant food, a way to stretch meager ingredients into a filling meal. This is an ideal dish for leftovers. The variations can be endless depending on what you have on hand and your personal taste.

Peas: Small But Mighty

If you have a bag of peas in the freezer, dinner ideas are only a few moments away.

Give Mashed Potatoes A Tasty Tan

We came along this variation on that traditional classic and it turned out really great. So, naturally, we’re passing it along to you in The Bachelor’s Kitchen.

Recipe: Slow Cooker Pulled Pork

I tried one new recipe recently that I have to say is certainly a keeper. This produced a succulent pork suitable for so many uses from sandwiches to barbecue to fried rice.