Food & Recipes

Our Favorite Family Recipes

Mama Mary’s Italian Stuffing – This is my mother-in-law Mary’s stuffing, oozing with two cheeses and Italian sausage. A holiday favorite for everyone in our family.

 

 

 

Spaghetti & SauceT’s Tomato (Marinara) Sauce – What I love about pasta sauces in Italy is the freshness & simplicity. This is our sauce recipe, combining all the best of our family history & experience.

 

 

 

Frittata – A frittata is basically an Italian deep dish omelet or egg pie cooked on the stove top, often finished under the broiler to help complete the cooking and obtain a nice bubbly topping with lots of melted cheese.

 

 

 

 

The Amazing Food Of Italy

Dolcetto Grape – The Dolcetto grape, grown in the northwest of Italy for wine, is less well-known but just as delicious.

 

 

 

 

Alba White Truffle – Tartufo Bianco, are some of the most expensive truffles in the world.

 

 

 

 

Everything You Need to Know About Balsamic Vinegar – SeriousEats. The surprising history, and all the details, of Balsamic Vinegar. Who knew there were so many kinds!

 

 

 

 

Recipes

10 Traditional and Authentic Italian Recipes — Passed Down Within my Family — (Cucina Povera) – ChristinasCucina.com. I grew up with a lot of these wonderful recipes that I’m sure your family, and your budget, will love too.

 

 

 

 

Limoncello – Giada de Laurentiis. This amazing liqueur is amazingly easy to make at home. It’s guaranteed to impress your friends and makes a fantastic gift.

 

 

 

 

Authentic Italian Sfogliatelle Recipe – Nonna Box. A delicious puff pastry, usually shaped like a shell, and containing a special custard or almond paste filling.