oatbananabread

Banana Oat Bread

I am a huge fan of banana bread, but in my attempts to increase the nutritional value of my baking, I decided to combine a recipe for oat bread...

marinarapizza

Marinara Pizza With Arugula & Shaved Parmesan

We are lucky enough to have a pizza oven in our back yard that we normally fire up once a week for our wood burning pizza fix. I adore...

pizzadough00

Tipo 00 Flour Pizza Dough

I recently was sent a bag of Tipo 00 flour to make pizza dough and fell in love with the tender dough it creates. San Felice is in fact...

3beanchile

Italian Style Three Bean Turkey Stew

In my desire to make healthier menu choices in recent months, I came up with this delicious bean and turkey sausage stew (or chili) that is low fat, high...

oatmaplebiscotti

Oat Maple Biscotti

Although these biscotti may not be very traditional Italian, they are very tasty, crisp, and have a great texture due to the addition of the rolled oats. I make...

applesaucecake

Roasted Applesauce Cake

I recently posted my favorite way to prepare applesauce which involves roasting the apples bringing out and enhancing the best flavor possible. One of my favorite recipes to use...

cornmealbiscotti

Polenta Dried Cranberry Biscotti

Dessert really is not a top priority in our house. We generally only have dessert when we have company visiting or on special holidays and at those rare times...

lentilkalesoupnew2

Lentil, Kale & Sausage Soup

We had a bit of a brief cool spell this week here in Florida so I took advantage of that and made this tasty, hearty soup for dinner. I...

chocolatepudding

Budino di Cioccolato

When I was growing up, my very favorite dessert was chocolate pudding that my Mom would make from the box. You know the one you simply mixed with milk,...

cauliflowerrisotto

Risotto With Cauliflower & Truffles

There are a lot of different dishes that just scream out “comfort food” from the very first bite, and for me personally, risotto is one of these dishes. Just...