Tag: Basil

Roasted Vegetables with Orecchiette Pasta

Roasted Vegetables with Orecchiette Pasta is the perfect flavorful recipe to please the entire family. Made with freshly roasted veggies to maximize the flavor and a simple sauce to enhance the pasta and tie everything […]

Green Beans Sausage and Potatoes

Green Beans Sausage and Potatoes is purely delicious, flavorful,  old-style comfort food at it’s finest, made with fresh organic green beans, Italian sausage meatballs, organic small red potatoes, onions, and simmered in a tomato broth. […]

Baked Ravioli

You are going to love this easy to make, deliciously flavorful, cheesy, Baked Ravioli made in less than an hour, which is perfect for any night. What’s not to love about a dish you can make […]

Chicken Alfredo Stuffed Shells

Chicken Alfredo Stuffed Shells are so creamy, delicious, flavorful, and easy to make. Stuffed with chicken breast, Ricotta, Parmesan, and topped with a creamy Homemade Alfredo sauce, these stuffed shells are perfect for company or […]

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 […]

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

Panzanella With Mozzarella and Herbs is a beautiful Tuscan salad of stale bread and deliciously ripe sweet juicy tomatoes. It is rather simple and to the point, just chunks of soaked stale Italian bread and […]

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 […]

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 vegetables such […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 the broth is how it became […]

Sicilian-Style Stuffed Peppers

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, the healthy side dish made from freshly roasted cauliflower, grapeseed oil, grated parmesan cheese, fresh rosemary, and other herbs and spices. I am just a big cauliflower fan […]

Italian-Style Fried Brussel Sprouts

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

Best BBQ’d Meatloaf

The 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 […]