Crusty parmesan-herb zucchini bites : Original Recipe

Crusty parmesan-herb zucchini bites : Original Recipe Ingredients   4 medium, fresh zucchini, sliced in half 1/2 cup fresh Parmesan cheese, grated 1-2 tablespoons fresh rosemary & thyme, minced smidge of olive oil salt & pepper to taste Directions Pre-heat oven to 350F, lightly brush both sizes of the zucchini with olive oil and place […]

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Pesto Grilled Shrimp :

Pesto Grilled Shrimp : Ingredients 1/2 cup basil, packed 1 small clove garlic 1 tablespoon pine nuts, toasted 2 tablespoons parmigiano reggiano (parmesan), grated 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon lemon juice (~1/4 lemon) salt and pepper to taste 1 pound shrimp, peeled and deviened Directions Pulse the basil, garlic, pine nuts, parmesan, oil, lemon […]

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Italian Cherry Doughnuts (Bomboloni)

Yield: about 3 dozen small doughnuts Italian Cherry Doughnuts (Bomboloni) Yield: about 3 dozen small doughnuts If using cherry preserves, mash or puree to remove pieces of fruit that may clog the pastry tip.The bomboloni are wonderful plain too, if you don’t want to go the trouble of filling them. Another option – split them […]

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Grilled Italian Meatball Burger

Grilled Italian Meatball Burger Prep: 25 min. Grill: 15 min. Yield: 8 Servings . Ingredients . 1 egg, lightly beaten 1/3 cup seasoned bread crumbs 3 garlic cloves, minced 1 teaspoon dried oregano 1 teaspoon dried basil 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon dried thyme 1-1/2 pounds lean ground beef (90% lean) 1/2 pound Italian turkey […]

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Grilled Vegetables with Cheese

 Grilled Vegetables with Cheese Try this grilled vegetables recipe: it can be a tasty appetizer or a main course for vegetarian friends, and even the lovers of beef and steaks will appreciate it! INGREDIENTS 2 Zucchini 3 oz Provolone 2 Slices of Sandwich Bread 16 Cherry Tomatoes 3 oz Pecorino 1 Eggplant 3 oz Smoked Cheese […]

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4 of the Best Gourmet Grilled Cheese Recipes

4 of the Best Gourmet Grilled Cheese Recipes It’s time to dust off your barbecue: summer is near! Here are some easy and tasty grilled cheese recipes to make your barbecues unforgettable. The mouthwatering smell of melt grilled cheese recalls old memories of mild summer nights on the beach. Well, summer is near, and it’s time […]

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Italian Grilled Yellow Squash Packages

Italian Grilled Yellow Squash Packages by Alessa Bertoluzzi This is an easy vegetable dish that makes the most of readily available summer produce – yellow squash. You can grill it over med-low or on the side of a hotter grill if you have other items at a higher temperature. Ingredients For 4 Person(s) Recipe 2 […]

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Marinated Grilled Octopus

Marinated Grilled Octopus Marinated Grilled Octopus… a must for all the Baresi at a BBQ party! by cooking with nonna Ingredients For 2 Person(s) For the Octopus: 2 medium sized tenderized octopus of about 1 poubd each 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil 1/2 cup red wine vinegar 3 cloves garlic finely chopped 2 tablespoons […]

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Sauteed Broccolli Rabe

Sauteed Broccolli Rabe by NYBarracuda Sauteed Broccoli Rabe: Add some bold Italian flavor to your dinner table. The recipe doubles easily. Ingredients For 1 Person(s) For the Rabe: 1 pounds broccoli rabe (rapini) 1/2 tablespoons lightly toasted pinoli or pine nuts, toasted (optional) 1/10 cup extra virgin olive oil garlic cloves, chopped 1/8 teaspoon crushed […]

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Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Hero

Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Hero by rossella rago Sausage and Broccoli Rabe Hero… the true Barese Hero! Ingredients For 1 Person(s) For the Hero: 1 Italian hero broccoli rabe Cervellata (pin wheel) sausage salt Directions Saute the Broccoli Rabe – Recipe HERE Grill the Cervellata Sausage to your liking Slice the bread and insert some […]

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