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Eggplant Parmigiana – Laura Vitale – Family Recipe

Eggplant Parmigiana Laura Vitale – Family Recipe * Since I was a kid Eggplant Parmigiana has been one of my favorite things. In fact when I was working with my friend Tony’s father Luigi back in the day I would steal the sandwich that Tony’s mom used to make from behind the seat in the […]

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Pasta e Ceci – Pasta with Ceci Beans – Rossella Recipe

Pasta e Ceci Recipe Rossella’s Cooking with Nonna * Pasta e ceci is a typical dish of the Campania , Puglia ( Salento ), Sicilian and Roman cuisine , of very ancient origin.   It is a poor first course , but very nutritious, because chickpeas – like all legumes – contain a significant amount of protein that complements the nutritive intake of pasta, typically rich in carbohydrates .  The Roman version provides for the addition of anchovies. […]

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Stuffed Artichoke Recipe – Italian Grandma’ Gina (Adorable Broken English)

Stuffed Artichoke Recipe – Italian Grandma’ Gina (Adorable Broken English) *   Stuffed artichoke is a food prepared in various regions. A common Italian stuffing uses a mixture of bread crumbs, garlic, oregano, parsley, grated cheese, and prosciutto or sausage. The mixture is pushed into the spaces at the base of each leaf and into the center before the artichoke is boiled or steamed. […]

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How to Roast Chicken, Sausage, Peppers & Potatoes – Chef John of Food Wishes

How to Roast Chicken, Sausage, Peppers & Potatoes – Chef John of Food Wishes * This is a relatively simple recipe but Chef John always puts forth a unique approach to Everything he does. Enjoy *   Roast chicken is chicken prepared as food by roasting whether in a home kitchen, over a fire, or with a professional rotisserie (rotary spit). Generally, […]

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Sausage and Peppers Recipe – Italian Grandma Gina (Adorable Broken English)

Sausage and Peppers Recipe  Italian Grandma’ Gina (Adorable Broken English)   Traditional Sausage and Peppers – Love it…! It seems like every time we had a party growing up sausage and peppers were always there. In fact even football games… or festivals…. yup! Sausage and Peppers. Hope you enjoy this wonderful video from Italian Grandma’ […]

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Sausage and Peppers Recipe – Italian Grandma’ Gina (Adorable Broken English)

Sausage and Peppers Recipe  Italian Grandma’ Gina (Adorable Broken English)   Traditional Sausage and Peppers – Love it…! It seems like every time we had a party growing up sausage and peppers were always there. In fact even football games… or festivals…. yup! Sausage and Peppers. Hope you enjoy this wonderful video from Italian Grandma’ […]

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Italian Stuffed Peppers – Chef Pasquale (Adorable Broken English)

Italian Stuffed Peppers Chef Pasquale (Adorable Broken English)   * One of my favorite things that mom used to make was Stuffed Peppers. OMG I can taste them now. She would have me go out to the garden and pick a half dozen or more of those beautiful vegetables. Then I would watch or help […]

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Fettucine & Broccoli Rabe Recipe – Italian Grandma’ Gina (Broken English)

Fettucine and Broccoli Rabe Italian Grandma’ Gina In Her Adorable Broken English *   Broccoli Rabe is one of my favorite things in the world and Italian Grandma’ Gina makes it in this recipe just the way I like it. And I love her broken English. Reminds me of people I grew up with.   […]

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Roasted Rosemary & Garlic Potatoes Recipe – Laura Vitale

Roasted Rosemary & Garlic Potatoes  Laura Vitale * There is comfort food and then there is comfort food. This qualifies as one of the best.  What is it about roasted potatoes anyway. I just can’t get enough. Mom didn’t really cook with potatoes all that much when we were g rowing up so why now? […]

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Thanksgiving Leftover Potato Croquettes

Thanksgiving Leftovers Potato & Cheese Croquettes What do you do with left over Thanksgiving Mashed Potatoes… ? How ’bout Delicious Potato and Cheese Croquettes! In our home eating the leftovers the day after Thanksgiving is almost as much fun as enjoying the actual holiday meal. This video offers a perfect answer to the leftover potatoes. […]

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