Cooking Primer: Linguine Cacio e Pepe

Tonight I am babysitting for my parents’ best friends while they are at game 2 of the Stanley Cup playoffs (GO BLACKHAWKS!). Being a vegetarian sometimes eating at other people’s homes can be tricky. Luckily the average family always seems to have the ingredients to make the delicious and simple dish Cacio e Pepe which literally translates to Cheese and Pepper. I personally just eyeball the ingredient proportions, but I originally learned the basics steps from world famous chef Mario Batali’s recipe, which I will post a link to at the end.

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