• Zucchini
    Chicken,  Main Course,  Pasta,  Recipes,  Vegetables

    Baked Chicken Zucchini Rigatoni

    Even a beginner could make the home smell like an Italian restaurant with this baked chicken zucchini rigatoni pasta meal. Although zucchini is at its peak in the summertime, fresh zucchini is available at most supermarkets throughout the year.  Adding chicken to this savory dish provides some protein. Zucchini A popular summer squash, a zucchini’s skin color can vary from dark to light green, sometimes with yellow markings that give it a striped look.  The flavor is light and delicate.  At your local market, select small zucchini, which will be younger and therefore more tender and will have thinner skins.  The skin should be free of blemishes and have a vibrant…

  • Pasta,  Recipes,  Vegetables

    Dinner this Sunday

    While my husband is home this weekend from work, I think I will make this silky easy dish for Sunday dinner with some fresh baked bread.  Maybe you can try it too and let me know what you think.  It is VERY SIMPLE. BAKED RIGATONI AND ZUCCHINI serves: 6-8 Zucchini is best in the summer, which is when this dish -really excels. Today one can get zucchini at a reasonable price -year–round, so it’s easy to make this dish for the family at any time of the year. To balance it further, add some protein, such as swordfish, shrimp, crumbled sausages, or shredded chicken breast. You can add as little…