All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘spring soup’

Primavera~

Beyond the Pasta

Spring is here, the seedlings are up, and the promise of a summer of delicious eating is in the air. One of my favorite Italian springtime dishes is “Minestra di Primavera” ~ “Spring Soup.” It features lettuce as the main ingredient. Now wait, before you imagine the ubiquitous “Wedge Salad” Iceberg jammed into a bowl, this recipe features Romaine and …

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Spring Soup~

Lettuce Pea And Pasta Soup Photo

Minestra di Primavera Lettuce, Pea and Pasta Soup [As featured on WTSU radio’s Community Focus with host Carolyn Hutcheson and WSFA-TV 12’s Alabama Live! with hosts Judd Davis and Tonya Terry.] Things burst green and fresh in the garden when Spring arrives. Lettuces are often the first to peek through the dirt with tender leaves that can tolerate warming days …

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