Oven ready vs boil pasta for casseroles. The rundown.
Farfalle Italiane with Matcha Green Tea, Pistachios, Raisins & Zucchini
Homemade mascarpone cheese
This is a simple pasta dish with pureed fava beans is made extra special with a great Italian cheese– Ragusano.
Spaghetti Pomodoro made with fresh cherry tomatoes.
An Irish take on saltimbocca; savory meat rolls with balsamic vinaigrette
Strawberry Focaccia with balsamic-honey onions
caprese + pesto = capresto
Not your typical Salami...Salame al Cioccolato (Chocolate Salami) filled with a trio of toasted nuts, cookies and dark rum - one slice is never enough!
A cold pasta salad brimming with fresh veggies and lightly tossed in a Parmesan-garlic dressing.
This simple Tomato-Vodka sauce is magical, easy and delicious!
Spaghetti alla Carbonara's spicy sister: Spaghetti al Moro!
Torta di Fragole e Crema Soffice di Yogurt-Simple, Italian dessert using creamy Greek yogurt and fresh strawberries with almond-chocolate wafer crust, perfect for summer entertaining.
BLT Bucatini. An Italian riff on an American classic.
Place an Oreo Cookie in the middle of a cupcake and top with Nutella Buttercream Frosting. We made Italian Buttercream, a bit more complicated, but worth the effort.
Sumptuous Fried Eggplant (Vegetarian) A Family recipe handed down to a new generation.
This yellow cupcake is dipped in ganache, filled and frosted with ricotta cannoli filling, and decorated with mini chocolate chips. It's a cannoli in cupcake form!
Spaghetti alle Vongole - Authentic recipe from my Italian friend.
Rustic Cannellini bean and sausage stew, and the paper!
Glorious Linguini from Italy
Lemon Lime Gelato - bursting with tartness! A true Italian treat.
A quick and easy appetizer - vegan & gluten free stuffed mushrooms!
Spinach Caprese Salad with Sun Dried Tomato and Balsamic Vinaigrette
Simple Grilled Pizza Margherita
A Roman classic - Cacio e Pepe - contains just cheese, pepper, olive oil and spaghetti. It's a perfect side dish for summer grilled meats.
love a puttanesca, but it feels too wintry... this version for spring uses green garlic and spinach!
Streghe. Typical crackers from Bologna called Witches – here with thyme and poppy seeds [scroll down for English recipe]
Sicilian fish balls. A lovely appetizer [recipe in French and Italian]
A simple, make ahead dessert, Milk Chocolate Panna Cotta with a dollop of sweetened whipped cream-perfect for your next dinner party.
Pasta alla Norma. A classic Sicilian pasta dish.
Cooking the Cover of the newly designed Bon Appétit - Pasta Al Pomodoro
A healthier version of a great classic. The balls are made with ground chicken breasts instead of ground beef, and the pasta is whole grain, of course!
Baked Italian Chicken Cordon Bleu - an old favorite with the Italian flavors of capicola and provolone.