October 28, 2014
risotto

Pumpkin risotto is fall comfort food at its finest.  The flavors are rich, the colors are...

September 6, 2014

When I think of comfort food Italian is often the first that comes to mind. Nothing beats a bowl of...

August 19, 2014
salad

Panzanella salad, a classic Italian dish, was invented as a way to use up stale bread.  This...

August 14, 2014
Classic Chicken Cacciatore

Hungry like a hunter? In Italian, cacciatore means “hunter” and the style of cooking...

August 12, 2014
lasagne alla bolognese

This authentic lasagne alla Bolognese recipe transports me back to Bologna, Italy where, in 1989, I...

August 12, 2014

The Slow Roasted Italian had nailed her copycat recipe for Olive Garden's Alfredo sauce....

July 21, 2014
pizza

Pesto genovese is a bright green Italian sauce that traditionally consists of garlic, pine...

July 18, 2014
basil

I've said it time and time again, my goal this summer is cook as little as possible.  ...

June 26, 2014
Easy Italian-Inspired Shrimp and Artichoke Salad

This easy salad recipe is perfect for picnics or any summertime party! Tender shrimp are combined...

June 9, 2014
eggplant

Eggplants big and small, lavender and deep purple, Japanese and Italian are making an appearance...

June 8, 2014
custard

As the temperature begins to rise, cool and creamy desserts are a refreshing treat.  The...

June 2, 2014
caprese

The goal in the summertime is to be in the kitchen as little as possible.  The last thing you...

May 8, 2014

The bellini is the Italian version of a mimosa.  Perfect for brunch, this effervescent...

May 3, 2014

'Whoa now' you might be saying, having just seen the headline above. 'How can you make...

April 17, 2014

If you are worried about over indulging this Easter, frittata with sun dried tomatoes, roasted red...

April 15, 2014
pie

Rosetta Costantino is an expert on the culinary traditions of Southern Italy.  In her...

April 8, 2014

I can no longer differentiate between the tiny white scars on my forearms: Which are from Chicken...

April 5, 2014
bread

Flavored with vanilla and orange zest, this Italian sweet bread is an Easter classic. The bread...

March 21, 2014

Today, in case you didn't know, is National French Bread Day. And while it may seem a bit odd...

March 4, 2014
Fava Crostini

These healthy fava crostini are so easy to make and you'll simply love their fresh flavor!...

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