Carbonara

  Her: I’ve been tweaking this method since I starting making carbonara, and I think I’ve got it just about perfect. (Pats own back) Carbonara is simple in its ingredients, but it’s one of the most challenging dishes I’ve made – next to any rice dish. (Shakes fist at rice) CARBONARA | (serves 4) 4…

Paella

Clap it out: Pie-ā-ya!   HER: This dish has a backstory. In our early explorations and as we became closer, a lot of our talks involved food. We knew our individual cores were fueled by cooking and culinary discovery. During one of those important conversations, we talked about paella, Spain, and an ill-fated paella pan….

Timpano: Big Night, Big Dreams

HIM: Love is a catalyst.   I’ve had in mind to make this dish for 19 years.  It has always been that dish that I would one day make when the time was right.  I needed the special occasion, the right time, the perfect recipe…  I put it off so many times that it became…