Stuffed Calamari Recipe from Laura Vitale

Stuffed Calamari Recipe from Laura Vitale – Normally made in Sicily for the Christmas Seven Fishes Celebration, Stuffed squid or Calamari is a generic name for meals made of Calamari, wine, olive oil, bread crumbs, Spanish onion, garlic, rice, tomato puree, salt, black pepper, mint leaves, parsley, squid and crushed peeled Italian tomatoes. Everybody Loves […]

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Ezio Pinza – Some Enchanted Evening with Mary Martin – Very Rare

Ezio Pinza – Some Enchanted Evening with Mary Martin – Very Rare – Ezio Pinza born on May 18, 1892 was an Italian opera singer. A bass with a rich, smooth and sonorous voice, he spent 22 seasons at New York’s Metropolitan Opera, appearing in more than 750 performances of 50 operas. At the San […]

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Nonna – Wonderful Tarentella

Nonna – Wonderful Tarantella – Tarantella is a group of various folk dances characterized by a fast upbeat tempo, usually in 6/8 time (sometimes 18/8 or 4/4), accompanied by tambourines. It is among the most recognized forms of traditional southern Italian music. The specific dance-name varies with every region, for instance tammuriata in Campania, pizzica […]

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Beniamino Gigli – Mamma (Classic from a movie)

Beniamino Gigli  – Mamma Beniamino Gigli (March 20, 1890 – November 30, 1957) was an Italian opera singer. The most famous tenor of his generation, he was renowned internationally for the great beauty of his voice and the soundness of his vocal technique. Music critics sometimes took him to task, however, for what was perceived to be […]

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Tony Bennett and “My Mom” – Beautiful Song

Tony Bennett and “My Mom” – Beautiful Song – For generations, mothers have gotten the same old message when it comes to raising sons: beware of keeping him “too close.” A mom who nurtures a deep emotional bond with her boy will prevent him from growing up to be a strong, independent man. By refusing […]

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Il Volo Canzone per te 2015. Video ufficiale

Il Volo Canzone per te 2015. Video ufficiale Il Volo (English: The Flight) is an Italian operatic pop trio, consisting of singers: tenors Piero Barone and Ignazio Boschetto, and baritone Gianluca Ginoble. The three pop-opera singers started their career in 2009, when they met on the second edition of the Italian RAI TV music competition […]

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Eddie Arcaro – The Best Jockey Ever and he was Italian-American

Everybody Loves Italian Personality – Eddie Arcaro. George Edward Arcaro (February 19, 1916 – November 14, 1997), known professionally as Eddie Arcaro, was an AmericanThoroughbred horse racing Hall of Fame jockey who won more American classic races than any other jockey in history and is the only rider to have won the U.S. Triple Crown twice. […]

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Chicken Parmegiano Sandwich – NO breading – Italian Cook Laura Vitale

Chicken Parmegiano Sandwich – NO breading – Italian Cook Laura Vitale – This Chicken Parm recipe by Laura Vitale is special in my mind particularly because she avoids the breading. This is a wonderful sandwich. Hope you try int and enjoy. Chicken parmigiana (also referred to colloquially in the United States as ‘chicken parm’ and […]

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Sambuca Kisses – Unique, Gentle & Crunchy – “Italian Cook” Nigellissima

Sambuca Kisses – Unique, Gentle & Crunchy – “Italian Cook” Nigellissima – These “Kisses” are truly wonderful. Light and airy. They are referred to as Kisses because fo the slightest sweet caress they leave in the mouth. Almost like eating a delicate anise flavored breath of air. They puff up gloriously and are almost relaxing […]

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How to Make Healthy Italian Grilled Eggplant (Aubergine) from Vincenzo’s Plate

How to Make Healthy Italian Grilled Eggplant (Aubergine) from Vincenzo’s Plate Eggplant is a very versatile vegetable.  This is a very simple recipe to allow the eggplant’s natural flavor to stand out on it’s own.  For a twist, you can add some seasonings to the eggplant.  Remember to use salt as that will help to dry […]

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