Happy Cooking

Make Every Meal Count... Without Stressing Out.


Paella, Noodle, 257

Blini, 261
Crispy Zucchini and Potato, 225
Fluffy Lemon Buttermilk and Mascarpone, 32

Deconstructed Clams “Casino,” 187
Peas, and Prosecco, 216
White Bean, and Tortellini Soup, Italian, 100

Panna Cotta, Key Lime, 267

Caesar-Roasted Broccoli, 220
Creamy Polenta, 219
Lemon-Roasted Fennel, 212
Marinara, 121
Mini Eggplant, 69
Parsley-Lemon Pesto with Farfalle, 124
Pasta Pizza, 132
Pastina Soup, 100
Pesto, 118
Stuffed Chicken, 174–75

Herb Salad with Yogurt Dressing, 72
-Lemon Aioli, Steamed Lobster with, 240
-Lemon Pesto with Farfalle, 124
Skirt Steak with Pistachio Gremolata, 199

Brown Butter Tortellini, 114
Brown Rice, with Creminis and Creamy Cauliflower, 126
buying and serving, 113
Calabrian Chile, 120
Champagne and Caviar Linguine, 263
Creamy Spinach and Mushroom Lasagna, 131
dried, for recipes, 138
e Fagioli with Mussels, 116
Fusilli Salad with Sun-Dried Tomato Vinaigrette, 95
Fusilli with Tuna, Capers, and Almonds, 138
Gluten-Free, with Butternut Squash and Marjoram, 119
Gluten-Free Penne with Lemon-Cumin Chicken and Pesto, 118–19
Go-Green Carbonara with Peas, 112
Italian White Bean, Pancetta, and Tortellini Soup, 100
Lighter Macaroni and Cheese, 137
matching shapes with sauces, 122–23
Noodle Paella, 257
Orecchiette with Cauliflower and Bread Crumbs, 129
Orzo Salad with Fresh Citrus and Red Onion, 94
Parmesan Marinara, 121
Parsley-Lemon Pesto with Farfalle, 124
Pastina Soup, 100 Pizza, 132
Primavera with Summer Vegetables, 115
Short-Rib Lasagna, 130
Timbale, Spring, 135

Peanut Butter
Dog Bone Treats, 301
–Espresso “Better” Brownies, 281 –Espresso Brownies, 280
New, Improved "Puppy" Chow, 42

Broccoli Rabe Tacos, 196
New, Improved "Puppy" Chow, 42

Cool Green Smoothie, 9

Beef and Hazelnut Slow-Cooker Stew, 198
Brown Butter Tortellini, 114
Easy-Peasey Chicken Salad, 169
Go-Green Carbonara with, 112
Make It at Home Fried Rice, 188
and Mushrooms, Dairy-Free Risotto with, 154
Pancetta, and Prosecco, 216
Pastina Soup, 100
Slow-Cooker Saffron Rice with Chicken Sausage, 176
Spring Pasta Timbale, 135
Sweet, and Avocado Toast, 23
Whipped Ricotta with Greens, 75

Fourth of July Pizza, 238

Breakfast Tofu Scramble, 19
Calabrian Chile Pasta, 120
Fiesta Quinoa Salad, 223
Pan-Seared Salmon with Year-Round Succotash, 181
Pasta Primavera with Summer Vegetables, 115
Piquillo, and Macadamia Pesto with Broiled Cod, 157
Red, Soup, Chilled, 108
Slow-Cooker Saffron Rice with Chicken Sausage, 176
Tofu with Broccoli and Sweet Chile Glaze, 193

Persimmon Pumpkin Pie, 252

Pesto, 118
and Lemon-Cumin Chicken, Gluten-Free Penne with, 118–19
Parsley-Lemon, with Farfalle, 124
Piquillo Pepper and Macadamia, with Broiled Cod, 157
serving ideas, 125

Pie, Persimmon Pumpkin, 252

-Ginger Smoothie, 6
Grilled, Salsa, Chile-Rubbed Pork Chops with, 200

Pine Nut(s)
Ice Cream with Banana Caramel Sauce, 286
Parsley-Lemon Pesto with Farfalle, 124
Pistachio Gremolata, Skirt Steak with, 199

basics of, 64
Bianca, 66
Dough, The Only You’ll Ever Need, 64–65
Fourth of July, 238
Pasta, 132
Roasted Acorn Squash and Gorgonzola, 65
Roasted Mushroom and Kale Pizzette, 67

BBQ Sauce, Baby Back Ribs with, 235
Grilled Stone Fruit Salad with Orange-Herb Vinaigrette, 82

buying cornmeal for, 232 Creamy, 219
Waffles with All the Fixings, 31
Polpettone Two Ways, Raffy’s, 234

Brussels Sprouts Salad, 89
-Cranberry Chutney, 296

Lemon, with a Kick, 44
Parisian Sweet and Salty, 44
Pumpkin Spice Latte, 44
Warm and Spicy, 43

Pork. See also Bacon; Ham; Sausage(s)
Baby Back Ribs with Spicy Plum BBQ Sauce, 235
and Black Bean Stew, Slow- Cooker, 106
Chops, Chile-Rubbed, with Grilled Pineapple Salsa, 200

Portion sizes, 201

Chicken Sausages and Mash, 171
and Leeks, Roasted Chicken with, 228
Lentil Salad Niçoise, 202–3
Smashed Root Vegetables, 224
Stovetop Clambake, 237
Sunday Pot Roast, 231
and Zucchini Pancake, Crispy, 225

Poultry. See Chicken; Turkey

Prosecco Float, 282

Prunes and Green Olives, Pressure Cooker Chicken Thighs with, 170

Ginger Chocolate Muffins, 270
Persimmon Pie, 252

"Puppy" Chow, New, Improved, 42