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Articles tagged with: Italian

Chickpea, Tomato & Broken Pasta Soup

on Wednesday, 31 March 2021. Posted in Appetizers & Starters, Main Course, Recipes

Comfort never goes out of style, and this adapted recipe from Rolando Beramendi, author of Autentico: Cooking Italian, the Authentic Way, delivers precisely that.  Simple and satisfying this Spaghetti a Pezzi con Pomodoro e Ceci in Brodetto, would be perfect for a light evening meal...

Pasta with Herby Buttered Tomatoes

on Sunday, 23 August 2020. Posted in Vegetable & Side Dishes, Pasta & Grains, Main Course, Recipes

Made with a high tomato to pasta ratio, this dish is packed with so much tomato goodness that it should be called Herby Buttered Tomatoes WITH Pasta. The tomatoes are gently simmered in garlicky, oregano-infused butter until they are just cooked through and bordering on jammy, but still retain...

Tomato & Fennel Salad with Lemony Tonnato Sauce

on Sunday, 26 July 2020. Posted in Appetizers & Starters, Salads & Dressings, Vegetable & Side Dishes, Recipes

Vitello Tonnato is a traditional Piedmontese dish of thinly sliced roast or boiled veal blanketed with a thick, creamy tuna sauce. The sauce is truly something special—a luscious, silky blend of egg yolks, lemon juice, capers and anchovies emulsfied with olive oil and then blended with...

Caperchurri (Caper Chimichurri)

on Wednesday, 31 July 2019. Posted in Appetizers & Starters, Salads & Dressings, Recipes, Sauces & Condiments

Capers + Chimichurri = Caperchurri. This vibrant herb sauce is a Sicilian take on the classic Argentinian condiment (usually a combination of olive oil, vinegar, parsley, oregano and garlic). Here we've switched out the oregano for fragrant fennel pollen and added a couple tablespoons of...

Smoky Eggplant Pepper Spread with Capers

on Wednesday, 31 July 2019. Posted in Appetizers & Starters, Vegetable & Side Dishes, Recipes

One of the keys to simple, yet satisfying cooking is making the most out of a short list of ingredients. Here, the eggplant is charred over an open flame and then roasted until tender and creamy, creating a deep smoky flavor and silky texture in the finished spread.  The other secret to this...

Puttanesca Tomato Salad

on Wednesday, 24 July 2019. Posted in Appetizers & Starters, Salads & Dressings, Vegetable & Side Dishes, Recipes

At the height of summer, there is nothing better than a plate of sweet, juicy tomatoes enhanced by the simplest of toppings like mozzarella and basil. And while classic Caprese salad will always have a place in our hearts and at our tables every summer, this season a new tomato salad stole our...