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Tomato and Parmesan Risotto

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Tomato and Parmesan Risotto This Italian dish is like baked ziti with risotto instead of pasta. Enjoy this easy Italian recipe! Preparation: 1 – Preheat oven to 350F. Peel and dice the yellow onion. Peel and mince the garlic. Clean and chop the basil, oregano, and parsley leaves. 2 – Heat the oil to medium […]

Ricotta stuffed Chicken Breasts

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Ricotta stuffed Chicken Breasts This Italian chicken recipe goes well with any risotto, green vegetable, or salad. Preparation: 1 – Preheat oven to 375F. Grease a baking pan with oil. Rinse the chicken breast halves in ice-cold water. Beat the eggs in a bowl. Clean and gently chop the basil leaves. Mix together the eggs, […]

Shrimp Scampi

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Shrimp Scampi Shrimp Scampi must be served right from the stove for the best texture. If it has to sit for a while, the shrimp becomes slightly soggy as it soaks up the sauce. Ingredients: 1 lb medium-sized shrimp (20-30 count) 1/2 bulb garlic 1 large lemon 1/2 bunch fresh parsley 2 tbsp olive oil […]

Tagliatelle with Pancetta and Mushrooms

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Tagliatelle con pancetta e funghi This dish is fantastically easy and it’s always a winner! The perfect Italian recipe for those summer days when it is too hot to spend too long at the stove! Preparation: 1 – Cook the pancetta in the oil with the carrot, celery, and onion for about 5 minutes, then […]

Pasta Frittata

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Pasta Frittata Impress your friends and family with this easy Italian recipe! 8Preparation: 1 – Preheat oven to 350F. Grease large baking pan with the oil. Cook the pasta until al dente according to package directions, and drain. Gently clean the arugula. Peel and mince the shallots. Clean and slice the tomatoes lengthwise. Thinly slice […]

Seafood Risotto

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Seafood Risotto Chock-full of juicy shrimp, lobster, and scallops, this Italian dish impresses guests and family alike. Ingredients: 1 1/2 lbs cooked shrimp, scallops, and lobster (or any seafood combo of choice) 2 leeks 1 bunch fresh parsley 1 1/2 tbsp olive oil 1 1/2 cups arborio rice 1/2 cup dry white wine (not cooking […]

Osso Buco with Polenta Dumplings

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Osso Buco with Polenta Dumplings This version of osso buco is topped off with polenta dumplings instead of the more-familiar gremolata. Ingredients: 5 lbs veal shanks 1 bulb garlic 5 shallots 5 carrots 5 stalks celery 2 large leeks 3 lbs plum tomatoes 4 sprigs fresh thyme 1/2 bunch fresh parsley 2 tbsp olive oil […]

Chicken Marsala

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Chicken Marsala Authentic Marsala is finished with a small amount of the wine and does not necessarily have mushrooms. Enjoy this authentic Italian chicken recipe! Preparation: 1 – Rinse the chicken and pat dry with paper towels. Place the breasts between layers of plastic wrap, and pound until thin. Beat the eggs in a bowl. […]

Pasta e Fagioli

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Pasta and Bean Soup This Italian soup recipe is one of my favorites! Ingredients: 1 lb dries chickpeas 4 gallons Vegetable Stock 4 shallots 1 bulb garlic 2 celery roots 2 lbs plum tomatoes 1/2 bunch frsh parsley 2 tbsp olive oil 2 cups cooked bite-size pasta of choice 1/2 cup fresh-grated Asiago cheese Fresh-cracked […]

Chicken Cacciatore

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Pollo alla Cacciatora Cacciatora literally translates as “hunter’s style“. It connotes a dish made with chopped tomatoes, mushrooms, herbs, and garlic sauce. Enjoy this classic Italian recipe! Preparation: Clean the chicken in cold water and pat dry with paper towels. Peel and slice the onions. Peel and mince the garlic. Clean and slice the celery. […]