Chocolate Mint Squares

Although most of my holiday baking this year consisted of tried and true family favorites, I always like to bake one or two new recipes and see how my...

Lobster Fra Diavolo

This recipe is a real treat for special occasions. Lobsters are cooked in a spicy tomato sauce, and then the sauce with lobster meat is served on pasta. Generally,...

Vegetable Lasagna

Use your favorite vegetables for this dish, or try the ones suggested in the recipe. By grilling or roasting the vegetables before assembling the lasagne, you will really bring...

Apple Squares

I am always on the lookout for new recipes using apples that I can serve to our farmhouse guests at Il Casale di Mele. Obviously, our last name translates...

Cacio e Pepe

For me, this simple Roman dish is pure comfort food as well as being very inexpensive and easy to make. Although it originated in Rome, it is a common...

Party Focaccia

This has recently become my favorite focaccia recipe that I find myself making at least once a week to share with our farmhouse guests. The focaccia itself has a...