Italian Food Recipes

The Culture of Pumpkin in Italian Cuisine: The Most Famous Recipes

Pumpkin plays a central role in many recipes in Italian cuisine. Its distinctly autumnal seasonality (from September to November) justifies the creation of some recipes that have marked the history of Italian culinary tradition during the colder months. Don’t be biased; we don’t just make soups and risotto with pumpkin in Italy! Whether it’s a holiday, a village fair, or even a casual dinner with friends, it can be your trump card if you know…

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Recipes Sweets

Halloween Pumpkin Fritters

An easy recipe to enjoy in the cold and cozy afternoons of the Fall, delicious topped with either sugar or salt. Try them with a nice cup of coffee, or serve them for lovely, seasonal aperitivo. Pumpkin fritters Prep Time 2 hours hours 30 minutes minutes Cook Time 4 minutes minutes Total Time 2 hours hours 34 minutes minutes 2 1/2 pound Pumpkin 2 1/2 pound Flour 1 ounce Yeast 3 Oranges 3 Eggs 1…

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Italian Food Recipes

Bread and Italy, A Perfect Pair

Homemade olive bread | Credit: https://anitalianinmykitchen.com/olive-bread/ Although pizza, spaghetti, and other kinds of pasta are normally associated with Italy, bread plays an extremely large role in the diets of most Italians. There is rarely a meal served in Italy where bread is not included. Italy and the word “bread” just seem to go together as a pair. The pairing between homemade bread and Italy is a natural and longstanding tradition that reflects the country’s rich…

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Cakes Recipes

Summer Tiramisù

Tiramisù is one of Italy’s favore]ed dessert and probably one of the country’s best-known culinary exports, but have you ever tried Summer tiramisù? We have already given you the recipe for the traditional version of this delicious treat, as well as some interesting info about its history. One thing about tiramisù we almost never consider is its versatility: the traditional, basic recipe can be changed and varied in many ways, always creating a fantastic result. The tiramisù…

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Appetizers Recipes

10 Italian Bruschetta Recipes – Original Italian Bruschetta Recipe

The word “bruschetta” (pronounced broo-skett-ah) has its origins in central Italy, and it’s a slice of toasted bread. Now, we know that many chefs and different cultures have invented different types of bruschettas of which many aren’t known at all, or just not popular in Italy. You can find in this post different recipes for bruschetta Sorrentina, bruschetta Toscana, bruschetta prosciutto crudo, smokd tomato bruschetta, but even gluten free bruschetta. We’ve kept a few traditional Italian…

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Italian Food Pasta Recipes Vegetables

Orechiette ai Broccoli Recipe – How to get your kids to eat vegetables?

One of the greatest challenges of raising healthy kids is to convince them to eat more vegetables! I tried – and still try – it all! Here’s a way however if you’ve been asking how to get kids to eat vegetables, Orechiette ai broccoli recipe from Puglia, Italy. Great pasta with broccoli recipe that kids will love! Let’s see our Italian broccoli pasta recipe! From bribing them to getting them in the garden, hoping that growing…

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Pasta Recipes

Bucatini Cacio e Pepe Recipe

When I first arrived in Rome it was very late on a Sunday evening. Ahead of me lay pure anticipation of days ahead exploring this phenomenal city. I knew there would be pavement pounding, heat, and crowds but I couldn’t be more excited. Slightly sapped of energy from the journey, I wandered into a typical Roman restaurant, without great thought, and ordered my first ever plate of spaghetti or bucatini Cacio e Pepe. Not only…

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Pasta Recipes

Italian pasta recipes

Italians love pasta. This is one of the basic sides that most Italian dishes are made with. On this list, you’ll find some of the most famous Italian pasta dishes, as well as some that are really regional and really special. There are so many more great Italian pasta dishes, but in this article, we completely focused on what other bloggers suggested. Below, you’ll find 15 pasta recipes for a perfect Italian-style dinner at home!…

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Italian Food Meat Recipes

Italian sausage ragu recipe – Pasta with ragu di salsiccia recipe

How are authentic Italian sausage pasta recipes made? Italian dishes are best when you use simple and homemade ingredients from Italy. In season we use tomatoes grown in our own garden. We also have learned how to prepare some of the ingredients ourselves. However, some of the things you need are still best bought from Italian producers. We like Italian olive oil and use it in many recipes. Passata – tomato puree – tastes best…

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Appetizers Recipes

Salmon Tartare Recipe – Italian appetizer recipe with salmon

If you’re looking for a great appetizer with salmon, well, you’ve just found the perfect fine appetizer recipe you could wish for. Salmon tartare is a decorative and refreshing appetizer that’s really popular in Italy. A perfect appetizer recipe, that’s good to impress guests and dates with minimal effort! Healthy, good-looking, and tasty! With this post, you can get the fresh Salmon Tartare recipe for a great and unforgettable appetizer. A few things to know…

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