Pasta with Fresh Cranberry Bean/Tomato Confit Sauce

I picked up fresh cranberry beans at the farm market the other day. I didn’t know what they were, but they were so pretty, I couldn’t resist them. So then it was time to do some internet research. Cranberry beans are also called Berlotti beans. They are beautiful beans, white with red dots and stripes….

Pasta with Corn,Turkey Bacon and Tomato Confit

My friend Marian had told me how to make tomato confit, and it sounded so good, I made it the next morning!  Well, dinner that night was going to be Michael Symon’s Bacon and Corn Cavatelli.  But, once I had the confit, I totally changed the recipe and ended up with what I am giving…

Tomato Confit

  My friend Marian was over for dinner the other night; she saw all my tomatoes and suggested I make tomato confit.  Okay, so I had never had tomato confit.  So she told me how to make it and that I would then want to spread it on anything and everything. She was right!  Just…