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Potato Gnocchi With Sausage, Mushroom Cream Sauce {Gnocchi alla Norcina}

Anyone who knows me understands that gnocchi is one of my favorite dishes, but I am very particular about my gnocchi. It should be light and airy, not dense...

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Orecchiette Pasta With Cauliflower & Sausage

My husband and I both love pasta, and I make it at least twice a week. Your options when making pasta are endless, depending on the type of pasta...

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Botticelli Foods Product Review

One of the perks of having a popular food blog that gets a good deal of daily traffic is that I am often sent products to review. I am...

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Roasted Hazelnut & Dark Chocolate Kiss Cookies {Perfect For Valentine’s Day!}

The holidays are now just a memory, my Christmas decorations are safely packed away, and all of my cookies have been thoroughly enjoyed and my cookie tins are empty....

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Top 2015 Italian Food Forever Recipes

Happy New Year! The arrival of a new year is always a time for contemplation, and it is customary for folks to look back over the previous year and...

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New Year’s Lentil & Farro Salad With Roasted Sweet Potato & Brussels Sprouts

January 2016 has arrived, and each new year my resolution is to try and eat a little healthier than the year before. I feel that I am already embracing...

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Mostaccioli

Mostaccioli are cookies created from a dense, honey flavored dough that encases a chocolate, almond filling. This traditional Calabrian specialty is a great addition to any cookie tray, and...

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An Italian Christmas

I’ve just returned from almost two weeks away visiting family up north, and now that Thanksgiving is over my thoughts are on Christmas. Of all the holidays we celebrate...

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Scallops With Tomatoes & Breadcrumbs

The holidays are quickly approaching, so I am busy collecting recipes and making lists for holiday baking and family meals. Although I do love the idea of staying home...

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Lagostina Risotto Pot Review

I was recently contacted by folks working for Lagostina asking me to take part in their Blogger Challenge Giveaway. Knowing the quality of Lagostina products, I immediately agreed, and...