Monday, May 31, 2010
Spinach and Cheese Ravioli - السبانخ والجبن رافيول
Got the original recipe from Food Network by Giada De Laurentis, and modified by me..(ofcourse), hehehe.. i add 3 kind of cheese for the filling. The ravioli dough is from Tyler Florence Food Network. And for the marinara sauce, after try different kind of recipe then i conclude that Tyler Florence 911 recipe is the best so far. U can hit the recipe here.
Here the ravioli filling recipe..
¼ cup extra virgin olive oil
6 ounces button mushroom, sliced
1 (10 ounce) package frozen chipped spinach , thawed and squeezed dry
¼ cup mascarpone cheese
1/3 cup permesan cheese – I use ¼ cup
mozzarella cheese (add by me)
marinara sauce, recipe below.
In a large saute pan heat ¼ cup oilive oil. When almost smooking, add the mushroom and season with salt pepper .
Cook until liquid has evaporated from the mushroom, about 6 min. add spinach and cook for 2 min.
remove and place the mixture into FP , pulse until u get a coarse texture.
Place in bowl and and stir in mascarpone cheese and permesan.
Check for seasonings and set aside.
When the mixture already cold, add the mozzarella.
Marinara sauce :
2 Tbsp olive oil
1 medium onion, chopped
2 tsp minced garlic
1 (28 oz) can diced tomatoes –-> use ½ cup diced + remaining on chop/grind
2 Tbsp dry sherry
1 tsp oregano, dried
1 tsp basil, dried
1 whole bay leaves
½ tsp sugar
Over medium-high, heat oil in a large pot until hot.
Add onion and garlic, saute for 3-5 min until the onions begin to appear translucent.
Add the diced tomatoes, cook for 1min then add Dry Sherry. Stir to mingle the flavors. Add in the herbs and bay leaves. Put all remaining tomatoes (that already chop/grind).
Sprinkle in the sugar, salt and pepper. Lower the heat and continue to simmer for 30 min, uncovered. Stir occasionally.