Tag: Basil

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 […]

Copycat Progresso Chickarina Soup

Copycat Progresso Chickarina Soup is my ode to a childhood favorite of my son. One of the convenience foods in a can; we sometimes would make when he wasn’t feeling well. The combination of a […]

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 […]

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Balsamic

Roasted Brussels Sprouts with Bacon and Balsamic is so simple and delicious it’s almost ridiculous. The ingredient list is minimal Brussel sprouts, red onions, smoky bacon, olive oil, honey, and sweet balsamic. You can easily […]

Fresh Mixed Berry Vinaigrette Recipe

This Fresh Mixed Berry Vinaigrette Recipe is a wonderful leap in the right direction, combining the fresh delightful flavors of fresh raspberries, blackberries, quality balsamic vinegar, garlic, Vidalia onions, pure organic honey, tarragon, and fresh […]

WALDORF CHICKEN SALAD RECIPE

Waldorf Chicken Salad recipe is a delicious update to the original New York’s Waldorf-Astoria Hotel’s recipe for Waldorf Salad combining Dukes mayonnaise, Greek Plain yogurt, lemon juice, diced chicken breast, Honeycrisp apples, seedless  sliced Globe grapes, […]

Perfect Every Time Pot Roast Recipe

A  deliciously tender Perfect Every Time Pot Roast Recipe is hard to come by these days; but I have one to share with you today, made with a quality marbled Chuck roast, tender seasonal root […]

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 […]

Dorot Herbs Helps Make Sopa de Albondigas a cinch #AD

One of the things I adore about Dorot Herbs is they are so simple and easy to use. Dorot herbs always seem to bring my dinners to an entirely new level. Dorot provides the perfect […]

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 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 […]

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 […]

Homemade Pizza Sauce and Pizza Bagels

Homemade Pizza Sauce and Pizza Bagels are a perfectly quick way to have a delicious  Pizza snack or lunch for the kids or even adults, ready in no time flat. This delicious Homemade pizza sauce […]

Creamy Spinach and Chicken in Roasted Garlic Parmesan Ragu Recipe

      Deliciously easy to make Creamy Spinach and Chicken in Roasted Garlic Parmesan Ragu Recipe is a favorite for a go-to meal when our family is in a hurry on a busy night. Combining […]

Hearty Wedding Soup – Minestra Maritata

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 became known […]

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 […]

Best BBQ'd Meatloaf

Best BBQ’d Meatloaf has a delicious hint of smokey Kansas City Style BBQ sauce, lean ground beef, ground turkey, mild ground sausage, celery, onions and Parmesan cheese combined with dried herbs and spices to make […]

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 […]

Creamy Lemon Chicken Cutlets with Fettuccine

Creamy Lemon Chicken Cutlets with Fettuccine is so simple and easy to make with a fresh-tasting combination of Chicken Cutlets, heavy cream, freshly squeezed lemon juice, a Ramano-Parmesan cheese blend, lemon zest, and capers, plated […]

Basic Stuffed Cabbage Rolls

Basic Stuffed Cabbage Rolls are a delicious take on an Old Comfort Food that has a well-seasoned ground beef, ground pork, rice, onions, and herbs all bundled in a perfectly cooked cabbage leaf and buried […]

Linguine with Shrimp Spinach & Goats Cheese

Linguine with Shrimp Spinach & Goats Cheese has all the freshest ingredients of summer, yet it is as easy as 1-2-3 to make for you family. It takes literally less than 30 minutes from start to […]

Simple Lemon Basil Pasta with Chicken

Springtime calls for a classic fresh clean taste, nothing says fresh and clean more than my recipe for Simple Lemon Basil Pasta with Chicken utilizing fresh lemons off our tree, fresh garden grown basil, extra […]

Spring Penne Pasta with Peas & Feta Herb Sauce

Spring Penne Pasta with Peas & Feta Sauce is a delicious creamy Penne Pasta recipe made with a  rich homemade Feta herb sauce and sweet Peas that will amaze your taste buds with its pure unadulterated […]

Mediterranean Bread with Aged Asiago Cheese

Can I tell you how thrilled I was to receive a wonderful package of Aged Asiago Cheese from the producers of Asiago PDO   (Protected Designation of Origin)  This is the renowned Cheese that made Millenary History? What […]

Italian Tomato Pie

This delicious tasting Italian Tomato Pie isn’t the run of the mill pizza pie you think it is, that’s right, it’s a deep-dish pie of utter deliciousness, made with juicy ripe red Roma tomatoes,  sweet […]

How-to the perfect Herb Crusted Ribeye Roast Recipe

Delicious and Savory are my two favorite keywords that come to mind when I think of my Herb Crusted Ribeye Roast, utilizing a special Italian Herb Butter and Cheese recipe I whipped up just for the […]