Back Pocket Pasta: Inspired Dinners to Cook on the Fly 

by Colu Henry


Here are more than 75 sophisticated, weeknight-friendly pasta dishes that come together in the same amount of time it takes to boil the water. 

As much a mindset as it is a cookbook, Back Pocket Pasta shows how a well-stocked kitchen and a few seasonal ingredients can be the driving force behind delicious, simply prepared meals. Pantry staples—a handful of items to help you up your dinner game—give you a head start come 6pm, so you can start cooking in your head on the way home from work. For instance, if you know that you have a tin of anchovies, a hunk of parmesan, and panko bread crumbs, you can pick up fresh kale to make Tuscan Kale "Caesar" Pasta. Or if you have capers, red pepper flakes, and a lemon, you can make Linguine with Quick Chili Oil. With genius flavor combinations, a gorgeous photograph for every recipe, and a smart guide to easy-drinking cocktails and wine, Back Pocket Pasta will inspire you to cook better meals faster.

"Who knew just five ingredients could taste like magic?!" --Refinery29


Publisher: Clarkson Potter

Publication Date: February 28, 2017

Format: Hardcover

Pages: 240

Dimensions: 7.69 x 10.27in

ISBN: 978-0553459746

Back Pocket Pasta

SKU: 9780553459746
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