Winter Caprese Salad

One of my favorite lunches is insalata caprese, or a salad of fresh tomatoes, buffalo mozzarella and basil. Unfortunately, it is often difficult to obtain fresh, ripe, good tasting...

Fennel Citrus Salad

Fennel is a very crunchy, fresh vegetable with a mild licorice flavor. Delicious baked or eaten raw, it can be prepared in a variety of ways. This simple salad recipe uses...

Caesar Salad

Although this salad recipe is not traditional Italian and will not be found on any true restaurant menu in Italy, I have decided to include it on my site...

Risotto al Salto

This is a wonderful way to use up leftover risotto, particularly simple risottos such as Risotto Parmesan or Risotto Milanese. We lived in Milan for eight years and often...