eggplantcutlets

Eggplant Cutlets

The eggplant is one of my favorite vegetables, and luckily there are so many ways to prepare them I never get tired of serving them. These golden brown, crispy...

grilledcorn

Grilled Corn

Corn cooked on the grill becomes very sweet with a subtle smoky flavor that is delicious. This recipe is one of my summer staples to go with grilled meats....

roastedcauliflower

Oven Roasted Cauliflower

Roasting any vegetable creates a caramelization, bringing a delicious unique aspect to the flavor of any fresh vegetables. One of my favorite way to cook cauliflower lately is by...

beanstomatoes

Green Beans In A Spicy Tomato Sauce

Fagiole Picante ~ I love to eat green beans in the summer when they are fresh picked from the garden, and cooked until tender crisp. As a change of...

grillproscasparagus

Grilled Asparagus With Prosciutto

I love almost any vegetable cooked on the grill, and asparagus is one vegetable that is delicious grilled lightly brown and just tender to the bite. This is a...

artichokesaugratin

Artichokes Au Gratin

Carciofi Gratinati ~ A baked version of artichokes topped with a cheese flavored crumb crust. A delicious side dish for any roasted or grilled meat dish. This artichoke recipe...

braisedchokesfava

Artichokes and Fava Beans

This is a simple recipe created by sauteeing tender artichokes with fava beans in a little olive oil and white wine which allows the subtle flavor of these two...

artichokesalforno

Baked Baby Artichokes

Carciofi al Forno ~ Tender, fresh, baby artichokes are delicious baked in the oven, and then topped with crisp, golden bread crumbs. Perfect on an antipasto platter, or as...

cimapotatoes

Broccoli Rabe With Potatoes

Cima di Rape con Patate ~ This is one of those easy recipes that one imagines that the people out in the farmlands of Italy eat. Rustic, country cooking...

zucchinitomatoes

Roasted Zucchini With Tomatoes

Roasting vegetables brings out their sweetness and intensifies their flavors. Tomatoes and zucchini are perfect partners in this tasty recipe. It is best to try and match the zucchini...