Top 9 Best Pasta Maker – Pasta Machine 2018 Buying Guide

Top 9 Best Pasta Makers - A buying guide

Quick Navigation Types of Pasta Machine MakersWHAT SHOULD I LOOK FOR IN A PASTA MACHINE MAKER?YOUR PASTA HABITSCOSTSIZEPASTA TYPES CLEANINGSPEEDEASE OF USE DURABILITYTHE TOP 9 PASTA MACHINE MAKERSWESTON MANUAL PASTA MACHINEMARCATO ATLAS PASTA MACHINECUCINAPRO PASTA MAKER DELUXE SET WITH ATTACHMENTSIMPERIA PASTA MAKER MACHINEATLAS MARCATO MULTIPASTAS PASTA MACHINE SETCUCINAPRO PASTA MAKER MACHINEIMPERIA IPASTA LIMITED EDITIONMARCATO ATLAS […]

Easy Authentic Italian Biscotti Recipe with Chocolate

Authentic Italian Biscotti Recipe Cantucci Toscani

Quick Navigation Authentic Italian Biscotti RecipeIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition Did someone say cookies? Or biscotti, to be more precise? Well, it’s obvious that when we speak about Italian food, there might be a liiiitlle  bit of bias involved, but between all the Tiramisu and the cannoli and the zeppole, and even the underrated focaccia bread, Italian cuisine is […]

Authentic Italian Braciole Steak Recipe

Braciole Recipe

Quick Navigation What is Braciole?History of BracioleThe MeatsBraciole FillingsNeapolitan BracioleHow to Cook BracioleAuthentic Italian Braciole Steak RecipeAuthentic Italian Braciole RecipeIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition What is Braciole? Thinly sliced, tender strips of steak rolled together with cheese and bread crumbs then fried and slow cooked in a rich tomato sauce…now that sounds like a fantastic dinner! If this also […]

Authentic Italian Cannoli Recipe

Authentic Italian cannoli recipe that will leave you mesmerized.

Quick Navigation Authentic Italian Cannoli RecipeIngredientsFOR THE CANNOLI CREAMFOR GARNISHFOR THE EGG WASHFOR FRYINGInstructionsNotesNutritionCannoli TipsCannolo: The Origin Stories   Print Recipe 4.67 from 45 votes Authentic Italian Cannoli Recipe Cannolis are one of the most famous Italian desserts. They consist of crunchy fried cylinders filled with ricotta cheese, sugar and, depending on the version, chocolate […]

Authentic Chicken Parmigiana recipe

Chicken and spaghetti parmigiana

Quick Navigation Chicken ParmigianaBackgroundWhat is Chicken Parmigiana?Chicken Parmesan VariationsHow To Make Chicken ParmigianaTips and Tricks to Chicken ParmigianaThe RecipeAuthentic Chicken Parmigiana RecipeIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition Chicken Parmigiana If Chicken Parmigiana is your favorite Italian dish, you may be surprised to learn that it is not Italian at all. How is it possible that a dish that is on […]

Authentic Italian Beef Recipe

This Authentic Beef Recipe is the absolute best.

Quick Navigation Authentic Italian Beef RecipeIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition Around these parts, we talk quite often about affordable and tasty recipes. But sometimes, it doesn’t hurt to spoil ourselves and spill a bit more cash to cook something special. This authentic Italian beef recipe is meant for a festive occasion, but you will probably like it so much, […]

Arancini di Riso Siciliani – Sicilian Rice Balls Recipe

Authentic Arancini Sicilian Rice Balls

Quick Navigation History of AranciniDifferent Versions of Sicilian Rice BallsMaking The Rice Ball: How to Make Arancini1. Cook the Rice2. Place the ingredients on a tray3. How to make the rice ballCooking MethodsTraditional Arancini Recipe – Sicilian Rice BallsIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition If you are unfamiliar with arancini, you are not alone. This authentic Italian dish has been […]

Authentic Italian Veal Milanese Recipe (Cotolette alla Mianese)

Authentic Veal milanese (cotoletta alla milanese)

Quick Navigation What is a veal, really? When was veal first introduced? Which came first?Authentic Veal Milanese recipe (Cotolette alla Milanese)IngredientsInstructionsNutritionVariations of Veal Milanese What comes to mind when you think of Italian food?  If you are like most people, you immediately picture spaghetti, pizza, lasagna…lots of savory sauces, melty cheese, thin, crisp crusts, pasta, and […]

Tuscan Roasted Chicken Recipe with Roasted Potatoes

Tuscan Roasted Chicken with Potatoes

Quick Navigation Tuscan Roasted Chicken Recipe with Roasted PotatoesIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition Take a culinary trip to Tuscany with this delicious Tuscan roasted chicken recipe. Seasoned with white wine, oregano, and lots of rosemary, this chicken is full of flavor. Massaging it with a few tablespoons of extra virgin olive oil ensures that the meat stays moist, and […]

Creamy Risotto Cake with Tomato, Onion, & Mozzarella

Risotto cake recipe with mozzarella onion and tomato

Quick Navigation Creamy Risotto Cake with Tomato, Onion, & MozzarellaIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition Risotto doesn’t have to be difficult to make! Throw this risotto cake–which is more like a creamy casserole–into the oven while you work on other things, like making a tossed salad or reading a good book. Oven-roasted tomatoes and sauteed onions add wonderful flavor to […]

Squid Ink Pasta Recipe with Seafood in San Marzano Tomato Sauce

Squid Ink Pasta Recipe with Seafod in San Marzano Sauce

Quick Navigation Squid Ink Pasta Recipe with Seafood in San Marzano Tomatoes SauceIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition For a unique, colorful presentation to wow your guests and your taste buds, top black squid ink pasta recipe with vibrant homemade San Marzano tomato sauce. Sauteed squid adds protein and texture to this fun, flavorful dish inspired by summertime in Italian […]

Easy Oven Baked Crispy Pork Chops and Fennel Salad

Oven Baked Crispy Pork Chops

Quick Navigation Easy Crispy Oven Baked Pork Chops and Fennel SaladIngredientsSALAD DRESSINGInstructionsNotesNutrition If you’re looking for a fresh way to prepare pork chops, this is it. Despite the title, these pork chops are baked rather than fried, making them perhaps a little healthier than you expected while still retaining a wonderfully crispy crust. The addition […]

Pan-Fried Gnocchi with Butter & Basil

Pan fried gnocchi recipe with butter and basil

Quick Navigation Pan-Fried Gnocchi with Butter & BasilIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition 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 […]

Bucatini Recipe with Sardines and Wild Fennel

Bucatini recipe with sardines and wild fennel

Quick Navigation Bucatini Recipe with Sardines and Wild FennelIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition With fresh sardines and wild fennel, this bucatini recipe has a few less common ingredients (outside of Italy, at least), though the extra search is worth it. Specialty Italian stores may have what you are looking for, or in a pinch, you can make a few […]

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. […]

Authentic Italian Steak Pizzaiola Recipe with Tomato Sauce

Steak Pizzaiola Recipe

Quick Navigation History of the dishAuthentic Steak Pizzaiola RecipeCooking MethodsHow do you serve Pizzaiola?Authentic Italian Steak Pizzaiola RecipeIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition 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 […]

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 ArtichokesServingItalian Stuffed Artichokes RecipeIngredientsInstructionsNutrition 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 […]

Authentic Baked Ziti Recipe

Baked Ziti Recipe

Quick Navigation Baked ZitiIngredientsInstructionsNutritionHistory Behind Baked ZitiThe NoodlesThe SauceThe Meat (or meats)The CheeseThe MethodEat it or Store it?Authentic Italian Baked Ziti Recipe   Print Recipe 4.59 from 12 votes Baked Ziti Prep Time20 minsCook Time40 minsTotal Time1 hr Course: Casserole, PrimoCuisine: Italian-americanKeyword: bazed ziti, ziti al forno Servings: 8 Calories: 716kcal Author: Nonna Box Ingredients1/4 […]

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 - Saltimbocca alla romana

Quick Navigation What is Veal Saltimbocca?Origins of Veal SaltimboccaWhat To Serve With Veal Saltimbocca How To Make Veal SaltimboccaOur Recipe for Veal SaltimboccaTraditional Veal Saltimbocca RecipeIngredientsInstructionsNutrition What is Veal Saltimbocca? Meaning literally “to jump in mouth,” saltimbocca is an iconic Roman dish traditionally made with veal, prosciutto, and fresh sage leaves in a delicate white […]

Authentic Cavatelli and Broccoli Recipe

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

Quick Navigation Now, what is Cavatelli?The Pasta of Many NamesWhat is the difference between gnocchi and cavatelli?How to make Cavatelli?Authentic Cavatelli and Broccoli RecipeIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition 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 […]

Authentic Italian Pizza Dough Recipe

The real neapolitan Pizza Margherita

Quick Navigation Authentic Italian Pizza Dough RecipeIngredientsInstructionsNutrition 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 […]

Marinara Sauce Recipe with San Marzano Tomatoes

Marinara Sauce Recipe

Quick Navigation Origins of MarinaraBasic IngredientsThe Mighty TomatoMarinara MethodMarinara UsesThe Master RecipeAuthentic Marinara Sauce RecipeIngredientsInstructionsNotesNutrition Having a wide variety of Italian pasta sauce recipes at your fingertips is necessary for any chef especially a great marinara sauce recipe which is the key to unlocking a whole world of amazing cooking. Marinara is so versatile that […]