Spaghetti alla Puttanesca

Spaghetti alla Puttanesca

Ingredients Spaghetti Olive oil An onion Garlic Capers  Olives (pitted) Jarred anchovies in oil Cheese if you want it Preparation Rinse the ca...

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Soffritto

Soffritto

Ingredients 1 carrot 1 white or yellow onion 1 rib of celery EVOO water Preparation Finely dice the onion Peel and finely dice the carrot Peel ...

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Jamie O's Beautiful Mayo

Jamie O's Beautiful Mayo

  Feeling snackish??? Us too. Why not whip us some of your own healthy, preservative free mayo to slather on all those veggies in your fridge. Try ...

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Tomato and Wild Mint Pasta

Tomato and Wild Mint Pasta

So, when I got to Rome a few years ago I quickly learned of local celebrity food journalist and cookbook author Katie Parla.  She’s kind of a big d...

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Lemony Arugula Cacio e Pepe

Lemony Arugula Cacio e Pepe

While we were in Milan a couple weeks ago we popped into this adorable little drogheria ('grocery' in Italian) called Radrizzani.  They have tons ...

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Olive Oil & Sea Salt Brownies

Olive Oil & Sea Salt Brownies

Brownies aren’t a thing here in Italy.  In my humble opinion, desserts in Italy are kind of a bummer.  I miss the brownies, cakes and cookies of Am...

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