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Amatriciana Pasta Recipe | Pasta all’Amatriciana

Amatriciana pasta recipe (Pasta all'Amatriciana) is a famous first course of Roman trattorias and restaurants, originally born in Amatrice, a small town in the district of Rieti. The ingredients are basically four: red pepper, pecorino romano, guanciale and peeled  tomatoes. Other ingredients, such as garlic and onion, are not present in the authentic Amatriciana pasta recipe but are present in the recipe of the district of Rome. In addition, the type of pasta used in the Amatriciana sauce ...

Chicken with Bell Peppers, Onion and Olives

Chicken with bell peppers onion and olives is a tasty and dainty dish, very simple to make and therefore perfect if you are looking for quick recipes for lunch or dinner. The strong flavor of the bell pepper perfectly matches the sweetness of the onion and the delicacy of the chicken, creating a perfect mix of flavors that will allow you to serve the chicken breast in an alternative way. We chose red bell peppers, but you can use green ones or even both. For an alternative recipe, you can ...

Coffee Mascarpone Cream in Chocolate Cookie Cups

Coffee Mascarpone Cream is an excellent and easy-to-make dessert, served in single-portion glass cups or in small cups made of chocolate biscuits, as we will explain in this recipe. For Coffee Mascarpone Cream recipe, neither eggs nor cooking are needed. This delicious cream made with mascarpone and coffee is excellent for making lighter tiramisu, a valid alternative to the classic tiramisu recipe made with eggs. So here we'll show you how to make the chocolate cookies cups filled with ...

Easter Eggs filled with Chocolate Ganache

Easter eggs filled with chocolate ganache are delicious and sure a different dessert for Easter dinner. The recipe is very simple: just get lots of dark chocolate, Easter eggs, butter and whipping cream. Ganache Cream is a dense and velvety cream made of dark chocolate, used in pastry to decorate and fill so many types of sweets such as cakes, cupcakes, tarts, tartlets, mignon. With it you can make puddings, fill bignè, make little chocolates or Profitteroles, finally make decorations on ...

Roman Style Artichokes | Carciofi alla Romana

Roman style artichokes is a traditional Roman dish. More precisely it's a tasty side dish, usually served with meats, especially lamb. In many Italian restaurants Roman style artichokes are also served as an appetizer. The preparation of this exquisite recipe is rather simple; but first of all let's talk about the choice of ingredients. The variety of artichokes needed for this recipe are roman artichokes or mammole, that stands out from the others for its rounder shape and non-thorny ...

Fried Italian Meatballs Recipe

Fried Italian meatballs are soft and crispy, made with a selection of fine meats ranging from beef, veal to chicken, turkey and pork. Meatballs recipes have their roots in peasant, poor cuisine as it was a smart way to repurpose leftovers: for example the meat leftover from the day before, of a roast chicken, rather than a turkey, mixed with stale bread, milk, eggs. Simple but nutritious foods like other famous Italian dishes such as Chocolate bread cake and the Tuscan Pappa al Pomodoro. ...

Tomato Passata Recipe | How to Make Italian Tomato passata

Traditionally in Italy passata is made right at the end of summer, when there’s a glut of ripe, juicy tomatoes. But fortunately red ripe tomatoes can be found throughout the year. It is enough to know how to choose the right quality. Today we'll try to show you a way to enjoy the taste of ripe tomatoes in every season and we'll do it making the classic tomato passata. Tomato passata is one of the most useful basic recipe in Italian cuisine. It is uncooked tomato, without seeds or ...

Italian Apple Cake Recipe. Light and Easy

Apple cake is a classic dessert of Italian cuisine made with few genuine and simple ingredients like apples, lemon, butter, eggs, sugar and flour. This is an easy-to-make recipe, perfect for a sweet and quick snack, for an healthy breakfast or for dessert. I usually bake this cake during cold winter afternoons; me and my boys love to sit on a sofa, tasting this traditional italian apple cake with a good cup of hot tea. In this recipe you can use different qualities of apples and mix them ...

Veal Milanese Original Recipe | Cotoletta alla Milanese

Veal Milanese (Cotoletta alla Milanese) is one of the most famous dishes of Italian traditional cuisine. Like Saffron Risotto recipe, it was born in Lombardy, a region in northern Italy. Veal Milanese is a meat recipe original from the city of Milan. Very quick and easy to make, it has very ancient origins. Cutlets appear for the first time in Milan in a menu prepared for the monks of St. Ambrogio in 1134 under the name "lompolos cum panito".  You have to bread the veal with eggs and ...

Original Pesto Genovese Recipe

Original Pesto Genovese Recipe was born in Liguria, a beautiful region situated in the north of Italy. It's one of the sauces most used in our country and nowadays it's famous all over the world. This is the official recipe taken from Consorzio Pesto Genovese that is very specific about exactly where the ingredients should come from. Pesto Genovese is often prepared with the addition of ricotta cheese, cashew nuts, seeds oil, green beans, lemon juice and other ingredients that have ...