Italian Food

Recipe: A Perfect Carbonara from Lucky Peach’s ‘All About Eggs’

Master a classic<p>Here’s a recipe you should keep around for when you don’t know what to make for dinner. Carbonara, a Roman dish of pasta and bits of smokey pork coated in a creamy sauce thickened with eggs, can be particularly tricky to master, but this version makes it easy. It’s from <i>All About …

Pasta

Bruschetta with Mozzarella (Bruschette con Mozzarella) – Easy Italian Recipe

If you are searching for the ideal breakfast or late night dinner – then this bruschetta with mozzarella recipe is the perfect thing for you! Plus, …

Recipes

Chicken Cacciatore (Pollo alla Cacciatora) Recipe

This chicken cacciatore, or Italian: <i>pollo alla cacciatora,</i> can be your perfect lunch! Surprise your family for the weekend with this simple and …

Chicken Recipes

The difference between prosciutto, speck and all the other hams

Ham has always been there for us, from second grade lunches to Easter dinners at grandma’s house.<p>But saying every ham is the same is like saying all beef is steak. It's just not true. While all hams are made from pigs' legs, the way they’re cured, seasoned, and smoked — or not — makes a huge …

Meat

The Quest to Make a Super Tomato

<b>Modern agriculture has</b> massacred the tomato. The fruits that are available year round bear little resemblance in taste or appearance to their …

Agriculture

Deconstructed Lasagna and Filet Mignon Meatballs Rock at Quality Italian

Cinnamon roll-inspired lasagna, like you’ve never seen before<p>As the Denver food scene continues to grow, we are seeing a lot of restaurants come from other cities. And Cherry Creek seems to be a hub for these transplants: <b>Departure</b> came from Portland, <b>Matsuhisa</b> came from Aspen (and Vail and …

Food

20 Pasta Recipes With Fresh Tomatoes

Using canned tomatoes for pasta is totally fine most of the year, but once Summer rolls around, fresh tomatoes are the way to go. Fresh, juicy tomatoes go well with any type of pasta, whether that's a cold pasta salad for a picnic or a cheesy pasta dinner with roasted tomatoes. Ahead, get inspired …

Pasta

4 Classic Pizzas and Their Origins

Home » 4 Classic Pizzas and Their Origins<p>The history of pizza weaves its way throughout many different countries and cultures. No matter where you go …

Pizza

The one 'lazy' and money-wasting thing you should NEVER do when cooking pasta

Pasta is a dish famously beloved by students because it's cheap and easy to make.<p>Yet, as with so many things recently, we've not been cooking it …

Olive Oil

Brothers bring Italian authenticity to Pappalecco cafes

Ten years ago today, Pappalecco was born in San Diego with its first cafe in Little Italy. This month, the company’s founders — Tuscany-raised …

California

Alex Seidel Launches Carbonara Pizza at Pizzeria Locale

All the best things combined in one pie<p>Chef <b>Alex Seidel</b>, owner of the decade old staple Fruition and three year old Mercantile Dining and Provision, collaborated with <b>Lachlan Patterson</b> of Frasca and Pizzeria Locale on a special pizza project. During the month of <b>May only</b>, the two Denver locations of …

Restaurants

Making pasta all’Amatriciana, the classic Italian pasta dish

I just came back from a trip to Rome, where I ate a lot of the Roman triad of pastas: <i>cacio e</i> <i>pepe</i>, carbonara and <i>Amatriciana</i>. The first two are having a moment in modern Italian restaurants, but I’d like to focus on the third, <i>Amatriciana</i>. Why? Because it gets less press, is a simple-to-make, …

Cooking

Asparagus Season is Here! Make this Simple, Clever Salad

We're serious about keeping farmers market produce on the menu all year long. Alexandra Stafford of Alexandra Kitchen shows us how to store, prep, and make the most of it, without wasting a scrap.<p><i>Today: A simpler way to prepare asparagus, plus a clever dressing to put on all of your salads this</i> …

Recipes

Chicken Caprese Recipe

Caprese Chicken<p>olive oil, boneless skinless chicken thighs, salt, pepper, fresh mozzarella and 2 more<p>Chicken Caprese<p>boneless skinless chicken …

Chicken Recipes

Looking for the Best Italian Restaurants in Dubai?

These are our top options for the the Best Italian Restaurants in Dubai that we guarantee will have you swooning. Honestly, I have always thought …

Restaurants

Chorizo Bolognese With Buffalo Mozzarella

• 4 dried chorizo (500g), cases removed and chopped<br>• 1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil <br>• 2 sprigs rosemary, leaves picked <br>• ¼ teaspoon dried chilli flakes …

Recipes

Risotto with Asparagus (Risotto con gli Asparagi) - Italian Recipe

This risotto with asparagus recipe is so creamy, tasty, and healthy! It can be an ideal lunch for you and your family. It is easy to prepare and …

Cooking

Turkey Tonnato: A Traditional Italian Recipe for Wild Gobblers

Good Food from Field & Stream<p>Spring gobbler meat takes the place of veal in this old-world favorite<p>Vitello tonnato is a classic dish from Italy’s …

Recipes

Follow These 2 Steps to Achieve "Pasta Perfection"

Here's how I typically cook pasta (don't scream at me): Bring a pot of water to a boil, add a pinch of salt (I know this is wrong, but what am I, made of salt?), add noodles, set a timer for whatever the box says, drain, plop into a bowl, dollop some barely-warm sauce over top and mix it up <i>as</i> I …

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Oven Baked Italian Meatballs

Recipe Notes<p>1. Bread is hands down the best way to make soft meatballs. It's particular important for baked meatballs which are firmer than pan fried …

Cooking

15 minute shrimp fettuccine Alfredo – lightened up recipe

15-minute shrimp fettuccini Alfredo<p>Prep time<p>5 mins<p>Cook time<p>15 mins<p>Total time<p>20 mins<p>This delicious lightened up shrimp and bacon fettucini Alfredo is …

Seafood

How to Make Perfectly Simple Tomato Sauce with Pasta and Parmigiano

<b>Simple tomato sauce may sound boring, but it is a par for to measure skill. The trick is to have the right variety or combination of varieties of</b> …

Cooking

Recipe: Pressure Cooker Italian Beef Sandwiches

Regional foods are the heart of American cuisine, but there's one problem with them: When you move, you crave them.<p>Take Italian beef sandwiches. As …

Cooking

11 times ricotta rocked Italian dessert

Dessert called and it wants a little more creaminess in it's life!<p>With Italian week on <i>The Chefs' Line,</i> we called on ricotta and it has delivered big …

Dessert

Barefoot Contessas Rosemary Polenta Recipe

Heat the butter and olive oil in a large saucepan.<p>Add the garlic, red pepper flakes, rosemary, salt, and pepper and sauté for 1 minute.<p>Add the …

Cooking

Pastelon (Beef and Sweet Plantain Lasagna) Recipe | Recipe

Heat canola oil in a pan over medium heat. Fry bananas until golden brown on both sides. Drain on paper towels.<p>Heat olive oil in another pan over …

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Lynton's Gorgonzola & Pea Pappardelle

<b>INGREDIENTS</b><p>300 ml <b>Bulla Cooking Cream</b><br>• 150 g gorgonzola<br>• 1/2 tsp nutmeg<br>• 50 g spinach<br>• 1 cup broad beans, hulled<p>​<p>1 pkt <b>San Remo Pappardelle</b><br>• Salt & fresh black …

Cooking

EASY ITALIAN FRIENDSHIP CASSEROLE

Preheat oven to 350º<br>Brown meat and drain fat. Then put the meat back in the skillet. Add<br>spaghetti sauce to meat; simmer for 20 minutes.<p>Cook noodles …

Cooking

Six O’Clock Solution: A taste of Rome

If you don’t know how to cook Italian, you could start with Tasting Rome, a new cookbook that provides a short cooking course along with a …

Cooking

Celery and Parmesan Salad

At least 1 hour before you plan to serve the salad, whisk together the olive oil, lemon zest, 1/4 cup of lemon juice, the shallots, celery seed, …

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