Chosen Bites: Italy does it

20.10.2011                      22.Tischrei. 5772                       Schmini Azaret


Chosen Bites: Italy does it

Wind up the High Holidays with a relaxed and laid-back Italian classic pasta dish.

Pasta e Fagioli (Pasta and Beans)

This Italian classic soup of pasta and beans is a great example of how you can make a simple delicious meal out of pantry staples. Using the right bean for this dish is essential – I prefer Borlotti beans, which have a firm texture and sweet nutty flavor that pairs well with the soft pasta. However, if you cannot find Borlotti beans, cranberry beans also work well….