Pan-Fried Gnocchi with Butter & Basil

Pan fried gnocchi recipe with butter and basil

Frying gnocchi is an unnecessary step, but it adds a nice golden color and deepens the flavor of the gnocchi. Fresh basil and grated pecorino Romano further add to the excellent taste of this comforting dish. Whether you start with a pile of potatoes or a packet of pre-made gnocchi, the result will be warm, […]

The Ultimate List Of Types of Pasta

Quick Navigation PASTA: SOME BIT OF HISTORYTHE ULTIMATE TYPES OF PASTA LIST1. BUCATINI2. PENNE3. SCIALATELLI4. TAGLIATELLE5. CASERECCE6. MAFALDA7. GNOCCHETTI SARDI8. GNOCCHI9. SPAGHETTI10. SAGNE TORTE11. PACCHERI12. TORTIGLIONI13. RIGATONI14. DITALINI15. FARFALLE16. MACCHERONI17. LINGUINE18. PICI19. RAVIOLI20. TORTELLINI21. CAPRICCI22. FUSILLI23. CANULE24. CHIOCCIOLE25. DITALI26. ZITI27. FRICELLI28. ORECCHIETTE29. STELLINE30. PASSATELLI31. MEZZE PENNE32. LASAGNE33. CROXETTI34. VERMICELLI35. AGNOLOTTI36. TORTELLONI37. TORTELLI38. FILINI39. ANELLI40. ANELLINI41. […]

Italian Steak Pizzaiola Recipe

Steak Pizzaiola Recipe

Quick Navigation HistoryAuthentic Steak Pizzaiola RecipeCooking MethodsServing Pizzaiola If you have ever ordered steak pizzaiola from a restaurant menu expecting a traditional pizza to come your way, you were undoubtedly surprised by what you received. Steak pizzaiola does not resemble a modern day pizza in any way. So what exactly is authentic steak pizzaiola, where […]

Stuffed Artichokes Recipe with Breadcrumbs and Meat

delicious stuffed artichokes

Quick Navigation History of the Artichoke in the Italian CuisinePreparing and CleaningStuffing the artichokesCooking Stuffed ArtichokesServing An artichoke can be an intimidating vegetable. Not only does it’s spiky appearance make working with it seem daunting but it can be tough to know where to begin when making an artichoke. What parts are edible? What is […]

Pasta Carbonara

Ingredients for Pasta carbonara recipe

We all know Italians are famous for their pasta dishes. From spaghetti to gnocchi, from marinara sauce to Bolognese sauce, Italians know how to make pasta! One of the most widely known and loved Italian pasta recipes is Carbonara. It may be surprising but Carbonara is actually a rather recent Italian dish that has spread […]

Authentic Baked Ziti Recipe

Baked Ziti Recipe

Quick Navigation History Behind Baked ZitiThe NoodlesThe SauceThe Meat (or meats)The CheeseThe MethodEat it or Store it?Authentic Italian Baked Ziti Recipe   5 from 5 votes Print Baked Ziti Prep Time 20 mins Cook Time 40 mins Total Time 1 hr   Course: Casserole, Primo Cuisine: Italian-american Keyword: bazed ziti, ziti al forno Servings: 8 […]

The Best Kitchen Knife Set Ultimate Guide – No Kitchen Without Knife

Best Kitchen Knife set Buying guide

Quick Navigation What Knives Do I Need?What Should I Look for in a Knife?CostConstructionTangComfortWeightBalanceMaterialsSharpnessCare and MaintenanceStorageRecommended Knife SetsMessermeister San Moritz Elité 23-Piece Knife Block SetProsConsBenefitsMercer Culinary Genesis 6-Piece Forged Knife Block Set, Tempered Glass BlockProsConsBenefitsVictorinox 8-Piece Knife Block SetProsConsBenefitsZwilling J.A. Henckels Four Star 3pc Knife SetProsConsBenefitsWusthof Classic 7-piece Slim Knife Block Set (Cherry)ProsConsBenefitsChicago Cutlery Insignia2 […]

Traditional Veal Saltimbocca Recipe

Veal saltimbocca. Traditional dish with prosciutto and sage

Quick Navigation What is Veal Saltimbocca?Origins of Veal SaltimboccaWhat To Serve With Veal Saltimbocca How To Make Veal SaltimboccaOur Recipe for Veal Saltimbocca Jump to the saltimbocca recipe at the bottom of the page What is Veal Saltimbocca? Meaning literally “to jump in mouth,” saltimbocca is an iconic Roman dish traditionally made with veal, prosciutto, […]

Authentic Cavatelli and Broccoli Recipe

Sauteed cavatelli and broccoli is easy to make and perfect for vegetarians.

When you mention pasta, what usually comes to mind for many people is Italian cuisine. As a matter fact, pasta has always been associated with Italy and Italian cooking. To be fair, pasta did originally come from Ancient Rome. Although many historians believe Arabs were the ones who introduced the cultivation of durum wheat centuries ago to […]

Authentic Italian Pizza Dough Recipe

The real neapolitan Pizza Margherita

We talk all the time about how great homemade food is, not just because we consider cooking to be a relaxing and satisfying experience, but because it’s so much more budget-friendly than going out and spilling all your money at a fancy restaurant. Plus, it never hurts getting compliments from your friends and family–they’ll be […]