Tag: italian recipes

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 […]

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 […]

Seafood Manicotti with Shrimp

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 cheese, Organic […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

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, […]

Baked Cellentani and Meatballs

Baked Cellentani and Meatballs is a perfect alternative for  Baked lasagna, made with those wonderful  Cellentani – corkscrew pasta noodles, homemade simple Italian meatballs, red sauce, ricotta cheese, Romano cheese, fresh herbs, and a little […]

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 […]

Fresh Italian Peppers in Olive Oil

Fresh Italian Peppers in Olive Oil is perfect to compliment your next Italian meal. Every Italian family has their own version of this delicious Italian recipe and I have modified our original family recipe for […]

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 […]

Baked Chicken Cutlets

Baked Chicken Cutlets at their finest, coated in Italian style bread crumbs, Romano cheese, flour, and seasoned to perfection with McCormick Gourmet Thyme, Blood Orange zest, Kosher salt, freshly ground pepper, and paprika are going […]

Italian Herb Butter and Cheese #Diy

Italian Herb Butter and Cheese is a fantastic delicious way to brighten the flavor of any meal with fresh herbs consisting of basil, rosemary, flat-leaf parsley all combined with real unsalted butter, romano cheese,minced green […]

Pork Tenderloin & Pasta with Winter Sauce

Many fond memories have been created by my Grandmother Josie during the Holiday Season and all year round. This delicious family recipe for Pork Tenderloin & Pasta has stood the test of time in our […]

Italian Style – 1 Skillet Rosemary & Lemon Chicken

Italian Style – 1 Skillet Rosemary & Lemon Chicken fits the bill for those looking for a new Chicken recipe with a ton of flavor and less mess to clean. A perfect combination of Lemon […]

Italian-Style Cabbage Rolls (Pigs in the Blanket)

Italian-Style Cabbage Rolls are a delicious take on an Old Comfort Food that contains a well-seasoned ground meat, rice, onions with Italian herbs all bundled in a perfectly cooked cabbage leaf and buried in a […]

Shrimp & Spinach Rustic Round Lasagna

Shrimp & Spinach Rustic Round Lasagna has a wonderful presentation with an awesome list of Italian ingredients that combine the idea of lasagna noodles, shrimp, fresh or frozen spinach, homemade sauce, all buried in rich […]

Pasta e Fagioli

Pasta e Fagioli is a perfectly warm, comforting, and cost efficient recipe that has a wonderful combination of deliciously simple and filling ingredients such as San Marzano tomatoes, cannellini beans, celery, pasta, minced garlic, among […]

Baked Ziti and Italian Sausage with Fresh Mozzarella Cheese – Pasta al Forno

Baked Ziti and Italian Sausage is a traditional Italian – American pasta dish that our family has made for years, it contains perfectly cooked pasta, a delicious homemade Red Sauce, quality bold Italian Hot Sausage, Italian […]

Potato  Spinach Soup with Italian Sausage

This warm comforting Potato Spinach Soup with Italian Sausage is perfect for lunch or dinner. Serve it with a warm fresh crusty Italian bread, or wonderful French baguette, both are guaranteed to be a  fantastic […]