Category: Italian

Tuscan Vegetable and Bean Soup

Tuscan Vegetable and Bean Soup is a favorite of the cold weather season. Hot, comforting, and packed with amazing flavor to make you smile on a chilly day. Who doesn’t love a hearty bowl of delicious warm soup this time […]

Pepperoni Roll-Ups

Pepperoni Roll-ups are super simple to make and even better to serve up to your family and friends. You can make them as easy as 1-2-3 for the kids after school as a snack that […]

Baked Ziti

Oven-baked pasta such as Baked Ziti has a long, remarkable history. Making delicious pasta dishes was a perfect opportunity for a person to show off their cooking creativity. Baked pasta, aka pasta al forno, was adopted all […]

Cauliflower Cakes with Marinara

What’s not to love about these Crispy Cauliflower Cakes with Marinara Sauce? These amazingly easy to make, husband approved Cauliflower Cakes will be one of those sinfully delicious, flavorful, yet almost guilt-free snacks you’ll love […]

Easy Muffaletta Sliders #AD

  In the South, there are 3 things we go wild about our Football, our Southern Heritage, and foods from our Southern Heritage. Easy Muffaletta Sliders are one of those fabulously delicious mouth-watering foods from our […]

Nonna’s Traditional Seafood Manicotti with Shrimp #Sponsored

  My Nonna’s Traditional Seafood Manicotti with Shrimp is one of my favorite traditional Christmas Eve dishes, and how can it not be? Pasta that’s decadently filled to the brim with succulent shrimp, creamy ricotta […]

Traditional Meatballs { Italian-American Recipe}

Traditional Meatballs are a deliciously tender and flavorful recipe that will have your meatball fans coming back each time for more. These meatballs are made with love out of lean ground beef, quality ground pork, […]

Chickpea Salad Recipe

This delicious tasting easy to make Chickpea Salad combines all of my favorite organic garden fresh vegetables in one fabulous easy recipe. The chickpeas are combined with zucchini,  vine-ripened tomatoes, sliced green onions, sweet yellow bell […]

Panzanella With Mozzarella and Herbs

It’s tomato season, my favorite time to pick perfectly ripe, taut and juicy tomato specimens right off the vine. However, there is always a few overripe, extremely juicy counterparts hanging out among the bunch. Panzanella With Mozzarella […]

Easy Peasy Pepperoni Pizza Rolls with RAGÚ® Homestyle Sauce

Easy Peasy Pepperoni Pizza Rolls with RAGÚ® Sauce comes together in almost no time at all; made with Crescent rolls, deli sliced sandwich pepperoni, sliced provolone cheese, crisp green bell peppers, and RAGÚ® Homestyle sauce, […]

Chicken and Broccoli Alfredo recipe

Every busy household should have a delicious go-to recipe for a quick, easy, tasty meal on the weeknight when they are hard pressed for time. My easy go-to meal in our household is my Chicken […]

HEARTY WEDDING SOUP – MINESTRA MARITATA Recipe

Hearty Wedding Soup-Minestra Maritata is traditionally served in Italian homes during the holidays; such as Christmas, New Years, and even Easter. It’s the delicious combination of meats, vegetables, and broth is how it become known […]

Baked Rotini and Meatballs Casserole

Baked Rotini and Meatballs Casserole is the comfort food of any pasta and cheese lovers dreams, made with our favorite quality pasta, the families favorite hearty, Y’all thick, chunky homemade pasta sauce, delicious meatballs, and the […]

The Best Lasagna Soup

Mention a Homemade Lasagna and all I can think of are the wonderful layers and layers of pasta, slowly simmered homemade sauce, quality lean meats, creamy whole milk ricotta, fresh Italian herbs, and molten hot […]

Hunter-Style Chicken {Chicken Cacciatore }

Hunter-Style Chicken {Chicken Cacciatore } looks very impressive on the dinner table, but really it’s so simple and easy to make. All you’ll need to make this delicious tasting Hunter-Style Chicken is chicken thighs, flour, olive […]

CREAMY LINGUINE WITH SEAFOOD

Creamy Linguine with Seafood is a delicious linguine pasta dish combined with gulf shrimp, lump crabmeat. fresh steamed veggies consisting of zucchini, broccoli, carrots, mushrooms and roasted red sweet peppers covered in a thick creamy […]

The History of Caprese Salad {Insalata Caprese}

The first mention of the beloved Caprese Salad {Insalata Caprese} was in the early 1920s, Caprese Salad appeared on the Hotel Quisisana menu;  where  Filippo Tommaso Marinetti, founder of Futurism, in the summer of 1924 […]

Creamy Ravioli with Bacon Spinach and Red Roasted Peppers

You’ll love this simple, easy to make Creamy Ravioli with Bacon Spinach and Red Roasted Peppers , made with quality cheese stuffed Ravioli, fresh organic spinach, Hickory smoked thick sliced bacon, freshly roasted red sweet […]

Easy Creamy Italian Salad made with Suddenly Salad + Cash Giveaway

Learn to make this Easy Creamy Italian Salad in about 20 minutes or less for your next last-minute Summer gathering using your favorite ingredients like crisp romaine lettuce, capicola ham, pepperoni, ripe grape tomatoes, garbanzo […]

Spaghetti  with Meatballs Florentine #PublixVivaItaliaSale + Giveaway

My family recipe for Spaghetti with Florentine Meatballs is so easy to make, combining a simple pasta sauce made with Hunts Tomato Sauce®, Hunts Tomato Puree®, diced tomatoes, garlic, onion and garden fresh herbs, labeled […]

Tomato Basil Soup with Asiago recipe

This  delicious recipe for Tomato Basil Soup with Asiago & Bacon will take the average Tomato soup to an entirely new level of delicious warmth in your belly on these cold winter months combining San […]

Pork Piccata with lemon and Capers

Pork Piccata with lemon and Capers is a deliciously simple Italian-American classic dish made from tender pork tenderloin slices that have been simply seasoned with kosher salt, freshly ground peppercorns, dredged in all-purpose flour, then […]

Couscous with Cremini Mushrooms, Rosemary, and Parmesan

Couscous with Cremini Mushrooms, Rosemary, and Parmesan is easy to make yet the fabulous menu item you have been waiting for. Simple and deliciously made from Couscous, cremini mushrooms, low-sodium chicken broth, authentic olive oil, Parmesan […]

Sicilian- Style Stuffed Peppers made with Sausage & Couscous

One of my favorite comfort foods to date is Sicilian-Style Stuffed Peppers; made with Sausage & Couscous. A delicious version of stuffed peppers made with quality Italian sausage, Ramano-Parmesan cheese, couscous cooked with Rosemary and […]

Roasted Cauliflower with Parmesan and Rosemary

Roasted Cauliflower with Parmesan and Rosemary is  delicious, healthy, side dish made from freshly roasted cauliflower, grapeseed oil, grated parmesan cheese, fresh rosemary, and other herbs and spices.

Italian-Style Fried Brussel Sprouts

My Italian-Style Fried Brussel Sprouts are the perfect new appetizer for this fall; so insanely good even those who  have always hated them will begin a new relationship with their childhood dinner enemy. Coated in […]

Italian Lemon Rosemary Chicken

Italian Lemon Rosemary Chicken is a simple dish with simple to find ingredients of boneless skinless chicken breasts,  lemon slices, fresh-cut Rosemary, white wine and herbs and spices all cooked in one metal skillet from […]

Minestrone Soup

Minestrone is a delicious, hearty, thick soup of Italian origin made with common ingredients such as beans, onions, celery, carrots, vegetable stock, and tomato, pasta or rice. There is no recipe set in stone for Minestrone, […]

Italian Sausage and Vegetable Soup

A delicious hearty Italian Sausage and Vegetable Soup guaranteed to soothe your soul and fill your belly with warmth this fall; combining homemade Italian Sausage meatballs, a rich tomato and vegetable soup base with fresh Italian-style […]

Chunky Italian Pasta Sauce & Sweet Sausage

Perfect Chunky Italian Pasta Sauce & Sweet sausage has layers upon layers of delicious flavor. A thick rich, sauce that’s perfect for penne, rigatoni, or mostaccioli pasta. Made with quality Italian Sweet Sausage, onions, peppers, zucchini, […]