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Fresina’s to host cooking classes

Fresina Pasta Co. & Italian Specialties, 3458-B Drusilla Lane, Baton Rouge, will host a pair of cooking classes in the coming weeks.
First up, BiteandBooze.com‘s Jay Ducote will lead “Steak at the Palazzo” 10:30 a.m. Oct. 4 or Oct. 5. The menu will include Caesar salad, filet mignon rubbed with Italian herbs and topped with Gorgonzola cheese, balsamic-glazed grilled asparagus, and pistachio and chocolate cannoli.
Cost is $75.

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Zucchini Ribbon Pizza — hello there, summer

Zucchini Ribbon Pizza

Photo provided by A Cozy Kitchen

Pizza seems too heavy for a South Louisiana summer. Bread, thick tomato sauce, cheese, meat, more cheese, 90-degree-plus heat, 1,000% humidity, even more cheese, bread, sauce. It makes me feel a little queasy.

But I live with a husband and a two-year-old who love pizza. And probably love making me queasy.

It’s a good thing, then, that I met this pizza, festooned with ribbons of my favorite summer squash and a kick of salt from shaved Parmesan, from A Cozy Kitchen. I think I’m in love …