Best Italian Recipes

It wouldn’t be an overstatement to say that India adores her pizza, spaghetti, and risottos, even if it means adding our desi tadka to the traditional Italian fare. One of the few international cuisines Indians are fascinated with is Italian food. Most urban Indian households regularly serve Italian cuisine, and most of the time, we turn to portions of pasta, pizzas, and risottos to sate our appetites for a satisfying meal. When it comes to pasta, you have a wide variety of options, including penne, lasagne, spaghetti, macaroni, tagliatelle, and ravioli. To make a filling dinner, you can toss these …

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Olive Bruschetta Recipe

Olive bruschetta is an appetizer made of crostini (toasted or grilled bread with olive oil) topped with olive tapenade. Bruschetta is an Italian appetizer that was first made to use up stale bread and show off the taste of olive oil. In Italy, “bruschetta” means the garlic-and-olive-oil-rubbed grilled slice of bread, not the topping. People often put tomato and basil on bruschetta, as well as beans and cured meats. Try making your own olive tapenade with whipped goat cheese and balsamic vinegar for a change of pace. Olive Bruschetta Recipe Make olive bruschetta for a quick and easy Mediterranean appetizer. …

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Best Italian Dinner Recipes

The best Italian recipes can be used to prepare a lavish supper or a simple midweek lunch. From classic riso to delectable pizza, Italian cuisine might make you want to visit Italy as often as possible. There are limitless alternatives, from a simple dinner for two to a massive feast. You can even take a culinary road trip! Everything revolves around the food! So get to work! Let the Italian cuisine commence!

Ricotta stuffed shells are a traditional Italian comfort meal, and this recipe can be prepared ahead of time and frozen for later use.

How to Make Asparagus Risotto?

How to Make Asparagus Risotto

Asparagus is a green vegetable known for its long, pointed spears, frequently grilled, cooked, or roasted. It’s considered a spring vegetable mostly farmed commercially in California, Michigan, and Washington. Thanks to imports from China, Peru, and Germany, you can eat it all year. Asparagus is more expensive than other vegetables due to its seasonality, and the flavor varies depending on where it is cultivated.

Whether steamed, grilled, roasted, or incorporated into a recipe, asparagus gives the table a taste of fresh greenness. Risotto is a creamy Italian dish that resembles rice-based macaroni and cheese.

How to Cook Italian Sausage?

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In Italy and the United States, Italian sausage is a staunch favorite. It’s classified as a pork sausage, but it can also be produced with different meats. To create new flavors, chefs frequently employ turkey and other non-traditional spaces. Learn how to make Italian sausage with minimal effort. Sausage and peppers, sausage and pasta, and sausage hoagies with heaps of caramelized onion are just a few delicious ways to use Italian sausage.

Minestrone with Italian sausage split into rounds is almost enough to feed a family. And it’s all because of the sausage’s appropriate cooking.

The Best Spaghetti Recipes

Spaghetti is a traditional Italian dish that is a favorite among the family. This dinner is likely to please the whole family, whether you serve meat sauce or a mild tomato sauce. Spaghetti can be prepared in various ways, and dinner will be a delightful and satisfying experience with these simple pasta recipes. If you aren’t a pasta expert, many web resources provide hundreds of delicious possibilities. You can have traditional Italian pasta or something a little more daring.

The meat sauce is a portion of classic comfort food that is enhanced by the addition of meat.

Italian Sausage Sandwiches

Italian sausage sandwiches are a hardy and easy recipe. The flavor of the Italian sausage compliments the pepper jack cheese used to add a little “kick” to the sandwich. Toasting the sandwich before toasting adds a nice crunch and ensures the bread doesn’t get too soggy with the sauce. You can use whatever type of spaghetti sauce you prefer or make your own. From Cully’s Kitchen to yours! Italian Sausage Sandwiches 3.4.3177  

Chicken and Bacon Alfredo Casserole

If you are looking for comfort food that is sure to please the family, then Chicken & Bacon Alfredo Casserole is for you.  This recipe has easy-to-find ingredients and is quickly prepared, but tastes like it took all day to make.  It is super cheesy and the bacon, as well as seasoned chicken, adds a great flavor to the casserole. Add a side of garlic bread or salad for the perfect warm, home-cooked meal.  From Cully’s Kitchen to yours! Chicken and Bacon Alfredo Casserole Recipe Type: Casserole 3.4.3177  

Slow Cooker Italian Pork Chops

These Slow Cooker Italian Pork Chops are tender and delicious and require very little prep time. I don’t usually use dried spaghetti sauce seasoning as one of my ingredients so I was pleasantly surprised that the sauce turned out really good. If you want to free up some of your time give this Slow Cooker Italian Pork Chops recipe a try; it’s really good! Slow Cooker Italian Pork Chops Recipe Type: Main Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 6 hours Total time: 6 hours 15 mins Serves: 4-6 3.4.3177  

Simple and Delicious Ricotta Meatballs Recipe

  These Ricotta Meatballs are moist and delicious. This recipe doesn’t require many ingredients and is very simple to put together. The Ricotta cheese makes the meatballs nice and moist so you can get away with using very lean ground beef; I used ground round for this recipe. Simple and Delicious Ricotta Meatballs Recipe Recipe Type: Main Cuisine: Italian Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 45 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177 Adapted from Allrecipes.com

Instant Pot Mini Hunter Chicken

This Instant Pot Mini Hunter Chicken recipe looked really good so I thought I would give it a try. It is cooked in an Instant Pot so I knew it wouldn’t take all that long to put together. Because of the type of sauce in this recipe, I thought it would be really good served over pasta, but the original recipe served this dish over polenta. Well, I have never made polenta before so I thought I would give it a try. I have included a link to the recipe for the polenta I used because it is some of …

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Grilled Pepper and Onion Hot Dogs

This recipe is super simple with amazing taste. 10 minutes of prep time and 15 minutes on the grill, and your hot dogs are ready to serve. Grilled Pepper and Onion Hot Dogs Recipe Type: Grilling Cuisine: Italian Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 15 mins Total time: 25 mins Serves: 8 3.4.3177

Instant Pot Lasagna Recipe

Wow – this Instant Pot Lasagna recipe is super-fast and really good. If you have an electric pressure cooker give this one a try. Instant Pot Lasagna Recipe Recipe Type: Instant Pot Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 20 mins Total time: 30 mins Serves: 6 3.4.3177 Adapted from Kraft Recipies

Quick and Easy Pork Chops Recipe

This Quick and Easy Pork Chops Recipe is exactly as it sounds; quick and easy. You can have this on the supper table in less than an hour. It requires very little prep time and cooks quickly. Just be sure to thinly slice the carrots so you don’t overcook the pork chops waiting for the carrots to get done. This is a great recipe for after school or work. Quick and Easy Pork Chops Recipe Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 10 mins Total time: 25 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177   Adapted from Kraft Recipes

String Pie

This one-dish recipe is simple and quick making it a great recipe for after school or work. This string pie is basically baked spaghetti with a little different twist consisting of eggs and cottage cheese. There is plenty of room for extras like adding mushrooms and maybe some red pepper flakes to add a little heat; just use your imagination. Give this one a try; Enjoy String Pie Recipe Type: Main Cuisine: Italian Author: Larry Prep time: 10 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 40 mins Serves: 4-6 3.4.3177  

Mini Meatloaves for Two Recipe

This has to one of the best Meatloaves I have ever eaten and just the right amount for two people.  It does take a little bit of time to put it together but it is well worth the effort. If you are just feeding two people put this one on the supper menu it’s delicious! Mini Meatloaves for Two Recipe Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 40 mins Total time: 55 mins Serves: 2 3.4.3177 Adapted from Cooks County Cooking Two CookBook

Ratatouille with Chicken Recipe

What a great time of year for recipes that utilize the use of fresh produce. This Ratatouille with Chicken Recipe is delicious and is a great way to use some of that summer squash and eggplant. This is a simple recipe that is easy to prepare and cooks fairly quickly so you can have supper on the table in less than an hour. Enjoy Ratatouille with Chicken Recipe Recipe Type: Main Cuisine: Italian Author: Larry Prep time: 15 mins Cook time: 30 mins Total time: 45 mins Serves: 4 3.4.3177  

Slow Cooker Meatballs and Marinara

c This Slow Cooker Meatballs and Marinara recipe take some prep time but it is well worth the effort. A little bit of time is saved by using a microwave instead of the oven to firm up the meatballs before they go in the slow cooker. This is a large recipe that would be great for a potluck or party. If you’re not feeding that many people you could easily cut the recipe in half. Slow Cooker Meatballs and Marinara Recipe Type: Slow Cooker Author: Larry Prep time: 20 mins Cook time: 5 hours Total time: 5 hours 20 mins …

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Chicken Cacciatore for Two

Sometimes it’s hard to scale down a recipe for 2 people without sacrificing the quality of the recipe, but this Chicken Cacciatore for Two recipe is delicious. This recipe is fairly quick to put together and doesn’t require a lot of cooking time. You can use 2 chicken leg quarters in this recipe or 3-4 chicken thighs depending on whats available. I used 3 because that’s what was in the package. If you’re cooking for two give this one a try it’s excellent. Enjoy   Chicken Cacciatore for Two Recipe Type: Main Cuisine: Italian Author: Patricia Prep time: 10 mins …

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