Main Dishes

Mezzaluna (Half-Moon) Pasta

Mezzaluna means "half-moon". These are similar to Ravioli, but larger. They can be filled with just about anything, but this is our favorite version. And it's vegetarian!

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1 tbl. butter
1 tbl. olive oil
16 oz. white mushrooms, finely chopped in a food processor
½ medium onion, finely diced
¼ tsp. ground black pepper
¼ tsp. salt
3 tbl. Ricotta cheese
2 tbl. Parmesan cheese
¼ tsp. garlic powder
1 ¾ cup pasta flour (you can use regular all purpose flour, but pasta flour is better)
2 eggs, lightly beaten
pinch of salt
2 tbl. cornstarch
2 tbl. water
Put butter and olive oil in a deep skillet and heat over medium heat until just hot · Add the mushrooms and onions, salt and pepper · Cook over medium heat until liquid has mostly evaporated...
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Nutritions

Calories
176

Sodium
690mg
28% DV

Fat
11g
17% DV

Protein
7g
15% DV

Carbs
16g
5% DV

Fiber
2g
8% DV

Putting a little Southern spin on classic New England lobster rolls with these simple and delicious shrimp rolls! On a warm summer day, there's just nothing better than a chilled sandwich and a cold beverage. Make them ahead if you're entertaining, or whip up the no-cook meal in about 15 minutes. These easy shrimp rolls are a delicious lunch or dinner when served alongside coleslaw, potato chips, hush puppies or pickles!

2 T salted butter
1 lb. peeled and deveined cooked shrimp
1 stalk celery
2 green onions
1/3 c mayonnaise
1 t lemon juice
1 t white vinegar
1 T minced fresh dill
1/4 t Old Bay seasoning
1/4 t sugar
Kosher salt and black pepper ( to taste )
4 hot dog buns
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  • Pat shrimp dry and place in a large bowl. Add the celery and green onions; toss gently to combine.
  • In a separate bowl or large measuring cup, whisk together the mayonnaise, lemon juice,...
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Nutritions

Calories
248

Sodium
870mg
36% DV

Fat
7g
11% DV

Protein
19g
38% DV

Carbs
23g
8% DV

Fiber
3g
14% DV