A rich parmesan broth, carrots, onion, celery and garlic (sofritto) 

little cubes of house made pepperoni, tomato, fresh pasta and garbanzo beans,

make this just about as close to a hug in a bowl as you can get-

 (we delivered the goods yesterday, so today, lets just cuddle for a while)

IMG_1612Also today,

Spaghettini, with garlic, olive oil and anchovy-toasted bread crumbs

Zanne di Elefante (elephant tusk maccheroni), with olives, Mama Lil’s Peppers and salsa pomodoro