By Heidi My favorite food this week: Smoked Mozzarella Manicotti
Heidi Says . . .
Back in December, we attended what we hope will be the first of many Christmas parties hosted by Brian’s new employers. The entertainment for the party was a Game Show Host, so there were several game shows played, and all the prizes were gift cards to businesses and restaurants. As it turns out, I won one of the games and got 4 $25 gift cards to the Olive Garden! Yay, Me!
Brian, Ian, and I used the first of those gift cards this past Saturday. As is often the case with me, I wanted to try something new. For a “limited time only” (don’t you just hate those words?! you finally find something you just love and bam! off the menu!), they are offering 4 “FlavorFilled Pastas.” I chose the Smoked Mozzarella Manicotti, which is described on the menu like this:
Delicious ribbons of pasta,
filled with spinach and rich
ricotta cheese and topped with
sundried tomato sauce.
Of course, as always, I was full by the time our entree arrived at the table! The unlimited salad and breadsticks always does me …read more