Thursday, January 13, 2011

Food For Thought (See Jane Make...sort of)

I love to cook.  However, due to my ever-changing schedule and constant travel, it makes it hard to visit the grocery store on a regular basis and have items on-hand that can create delicious meals.  While perusing Whole Foods last weekend I came across Rising Moon ravioli.  I decided to give it a whirl and the end result?  Way better than expected.  I kept it simple with olive oil, black pepper, kosher salt, and parmesan cheese; it was definitely the best ravioli I've ever had at home.  Alright, enough of that.  I promise never to post about frozen food again.


What's cooking (or defrosting) for you lately?

22 comments

Buy WoW Rogue said...

*drool*

this is making me hungry

Katie said...

They look good and Im all about a simple meal I probably cant screw up :)

Collette Osuna said...

I LOVE WHole Foods.....I need to get in there soon....this looks like a great, easy way to fix the after work...."mom Im starving" that I hear all the time, lol

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delia said...

Mmm that looks delish.

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Christina said...

There is nothing wrong with using frozen considering how long it takes to make actual Ravioli. I used Whole Food's pumpkin ravioli during fall time and added sage and cheeses. It was really good.

Closet Fashionista said...

Not much of a fan of ravioli but YAY!!! :p
My mom usually makes dinner every night but we have some Elios pizza...chicken nuggets...stuff like that for when she doesn't cook :)
No idea what I'm going to do when I move out, haha
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RosaLovesDC said...

Frozen food can sometimes be really good. And I have found excellent products in the frozen food section at Whole Foods and Trader Joe's.

jemina said...

That ravioli looks so yummy. my children asked for chicken nuggets today, so I got the frozen ones and friend them for the kids :)

Wishing you a lovely day

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J

Christina said...

i'm on an absolutely-no-take-out/delivery binge and jay wants to kill me... its hard to whip up meals from scratch every night--kind of thinking about going to whole foods to pick these up today.

xo

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Taylor said...

There is no shame in my book, using the help of pre prepped food! Girl go on use it away!!!!

Marie said...

My favorite quick meal!:D

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TheChambrayCountess said...

That is totally going on the list! Sometimes we are lazy and get premade tamales and just make a few sides. The tamales are handmade, so it feels like I made a meal...when I didn't...yea!

Rach said...

i love quick meals like this. pasta is definitely my go to quick meal because its so hard to mess up. lol!

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Valerie said...

It looks delicious! The merlot wine pasta sounds really interesting. I love to cook too, but just don't have the time or energy to do it every night. So I have lots of frozen items like this for dinner on weeknights. I get a lot of it from Trader Joe's and it's actually pretty good and fairly healthy.

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Josie said...

How did you do this from frozen food? Amazing! It looks really tasty, my dear. I swear I do most of my impulse buying at places like Whole Foods!
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Hayley said...

Wow that looks good.

this free bird said...

I miss pasta. And even things out of the box once in awhile...probably b/c I can no longer have the good stuff. Like noodles and pizza.

Yummers!!

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FRANKIE HEARTS FASHION said...

MMmmm ravioli's are the best! Good to know that these frozen ones were yummy. Must try! xo

Chas said...

Yum I love ravioli! One of my favourite dishes!

Sarah said...

yummy, pasta. our whole foods is being built right now, I cannot wait!

potpie du monde said...

That looks so delicious!! Just came across your blog and am a huge fan!

daisymay aka Chantele said...

Oh that looks so yummy!! I love good ravioli!

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