Pasta e patate

This is a hearty pasta and potato soup which I discovered on a recent trip to Italy that has fast become a staple mid-week dinner in my house. A traditional Neopolitan peasant dish,Β it contains both pasta and potatoes which, to some, may seem a bit excessive on the carb front but it really is a comforting and cheap meal that can be used as a way to use up whatever ingredients you have in your store cupboard. Continue reading