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How to Make Homemade Passatelli

Passatelli is a traditional Italian dish made with stale bread (for breadcrumbs), Parmigiano Reggiano, eggs and lemon zest. They have a wrinkled appearance and a cylindrical shape, of about 8 cm in length (about 3 inch) and 5 mm in diameter (about 0,20 inch). Passatelli recipe is from Emilia Romagna region and Marche region, in particular the province of Pesaro. Once they served passatelli only in chicken broth, but nowadays you can use even beef or vegetable stock. In the area of ​​Pe...

Bolognese Sauce Recipe | The Authentic Ragù alla Bolognese

Bolognese sauce (Ragù alla Bolognese) is a famous recipe of Emilia Romagna, made with ground meat, soffritto and tomato passata. It can be cooked in different ways; all depends on the choice of the meat, that affects the cooking timing. There is an official recipe for Bolognese sauce: in 1982, theAcademia Italiana della Cucina officially registered the recipe with the Bologna Chamber of Commerce. They suggest using a rather fatty cut of meat called "cartella", located between the belly and ...

Classic Lasagna Bolognese Recipe | Lasagne alla Bolognese

Lasagna Bolognese is a typical dish of Emilia Romagna, in particular of the city of Bologna. It's a famous main course, a symbol of Italian cuisine in the world. In Italy Lasagna Bolognese is a typical Sunday lunch dish or the main course for festivities and anniversaries. It's appreciated by adults and children for its flavor, rich and tasty. It's made with layers of fresh lasagna sheets, Bolognese sauce, béchamel sauce and plenty of grated Parmesan cheese. So, there ...

Tomato Gratin Recipe

Tomato Gratin is a typical dish of Romagna cuisine. Emilia Romagna is a region of northern Italy known for its traditional local cuisine, made with home-made pasta (tagliatelle, ravioli, tortellini), lasagna and piadina to name a few. Tomato Gratin are made with firm ripe tomatoes (the big round type such as vine tomatoes), cut in two then drained from excess water and filled with a mixture made with bread, garlic, parsley and extra virgin olive oil. This breading, called "pan grates," ...

Pumpkin Ravioli with Sage Butter

Pumpkin ravioli (Tortelli o Ravioli di Zucca) is a traditional dish of Lombardy, a region in northern Italy. In particular they are famous in the city of Mantua (Mantova). Pumpkin Ravioli Recipe is very ancient. The original recipe dates back to the Renaissance, when Gonzaga family ruled Mantua. Nowadays Pumpkin Ravioli recipe can be tasted in the whole Lombardy, throughout fall season. But in Mantua you can taste it also during Christmas time because it's the official Christmas' Eve ...