In this episode Recipes Pasta with Sauteed Mushrooms and Thyme Pasta with mushrooms can be watery and tasteless. Thirty pounds of mushrooms later, we discovered a simple technique to produce a woodsy, creamy sauce quickly. Recipes Orecchiette with Broccoli Rabe and Sausage More pungent and bitter than broccoli, broccoli rabe (also called rapini) provides an excellent balance for the rich sausage. Equipment Reviews Herb Choppers Can gimmicky models cut it? Taste Tests Supermarket Extra-Virgin Olive Oils You get what you pay for with most supermarket extra-virgin olive oils: bland, bottom-of-the-barrel, and boring. Is there a brand worth buying?