For example, rotisserie chicken served with bowtie pasta
and a brownie or portabella mushroom ravioli with garlic breadsticks and a football cookie, both priced at $8.
The 12 varieties cover the world - Spicy Penne Pasta and Ricotta, Santa Fe Style Rice and Beans, Kung Pao Noodles and Vegetables, Pasta and Spinach Romano, Paella Rice and Vegetables, Pilaf Florentine, Hunan Style Rice and Vegetables, Pasta with Tomato Basil Sauce, Peking Style Rice and Vegetables, Bowtie Pasta
and Mushrooms Marsala, Risotto with Cheese and Mushrooms, and Parisian Style White Beans and Vegetables.
Jewish specialties will also grace the table, including kasha varnishkes (bowtie pasta
with buckwheat) and my fruit noodle lokshen kugel (a casserole built on egg noodles).
Plum Organic also offers the only kids' meals fortified with DHA omega-3s, notes Chang.Plum Organics' four dinners for children include bowtie pasta
with sweet potato sauce, rainbow pasta shells with creamy parmesan sauce, pork Italian sausage marinara sauce over multigrain pasta, and cheese-filled spinach tortellini with marinara sauce.
They are offered in four varieties: bowtie pasta
with sweet potato sauce, rainbow veggie shells with parmesan sauce, cheese filled spinach tortellini with marinara, and Italian sausage marinara over multi-grain pasta.
the menu included Swiss almond chicken, smoked salmon, pork tenderloin medallions, grilled vegetables, hot artichoke dip and crabmeat mornay, Greek pasta salad, and bowtie pasta
with grilled chicken and alfredo or tomato basil sauce.
It could have been the awesome ingredients: shrimp, prosciutto, bowtie pasta
, fresh herbs and roma tomatoes topped with grana padano cheese.
CHICKEN WITH FRESH TOMATOES, PEPPERS, AND PASTA (Serves 4) 1 tablespoon olive oil 1 1/2 pounds boneless chicken breasts, cut in 1" pieces 2 Italian frying peppers or 1 small green pepper, cut in 1" pieces (about 1 3/4 cups) 2 teaspoons minced garlic 1 teaspoon Italian seasoning 1 teaspoon salt (optional) 1/4 teaspoon ground black pepper 1 pound fully ripened fresh tomatoes, coarsely chopped (about 2 cups) 1/4 cup sliced black olives 3 1/2 cups bowtie pasta
(about 8 ounces) In large nonstick skillet over medium heat, heat oil.
I think of the Chinese chicken salad with Thai peanut sauce ($10.50 at lunch) or the bowtie pasta
, a sophisticated bowl of haute comfort food consisting of strips of grilled chicken, bits of crunchy pancetta, snow peas, shiitake mushrooms and sun-dried tomatoes in a light cream sauce enlivened with shaved Parmesan.
As a testament to being child-friendly, Lucky's has three items under "Kids Only!" on the menu: turkey burger, grilled chicken and bowtie pasta
, all for $4.95.
Good thing they packaged this pasta in a clear plastic bag, because shoppers will take one look at it and be impressed by the beautiful rainbow-colored bowtie pasta
. And, don't worry--no food coloring is used to achieve this effect.
VARIETIES ARE BROCCOLI RANCH WITH CORKSCREW PASTA, GARDEN VEGETABLE WITH BOWTIE PASTA
, ITALIAN HERB WITH PENNE PASTA AND CHEDDAR BACON RANCH WITH SHELL PASTA.
But the homemade lasagna ($16.95) remains, as does the bowtie pasta
made with chicken, sun-dried tomatoes, mushrooms and pancetta in a creamy bath for $17.95.
Rounding out our order, the roasted chicken breast stuffed with grilled asparagus spears ($7.50) adorned with caramelized red onion and spinach with bowtie pasta
covered with an Arkansas goat cheese cream sauce was a treat.
The faralle a la Tuscany (bowtie pasta
tossed with bruchetto in a vodka cream sauce, $19), chicken or veal Saltimbocca (chicken breast or veal tenderloins topped with prosciutto and mozzarella with mushrooms and a white wine Marsala sauce, chicken $22, veal $24) and three kinds of steak ($28 to $34) were more than enough reasons to return to Limoncello for a special occasion meal.