Romantic Italian Meals to Keep the Romance Going All Month Long

Romantic Italian Meals to Keep the Romance Going All Month Long! Italian food is quintessentially the most romantic food there is! So why not try these simple yet elegant Italian recipes for your dinner table of two, to make each night this month just as special as Valentine’s Day!

PISTACCHIO ENCRUSTED SALMON

Pistacchio encrusted salmon is a show stopping dish that doesn’t take all this time to make and is seriously delicious! A perfect dish for a special occasion or when you’re in the mood for something fancy! The combination of nutty and soft fatty salmon is a delightful contrast to make your palate explode. INGREDIENTS: 4…

Meatballs for Two: The Most Beloved Italian Recipe of All Time!

MEATBALLS FOR TWO! THE MOST BELOVED ITALIAN RECIPE OF ALL TIME! Just about the most beloved Italian dish of all time by young and old! Meatballs with tomato sauce, or better known as polpette al sugo, is able to bring cherished memories to us all. Meatballs with tomato sauce if a great meal for any time of the year and day of the week! It’s kid proof, and a quick prep, that also makes it a staple in every Italian household.

Buon Anno Cotechino & Lenticchie

Buon Anno! Happy New Year from Italy with Cotechino & Lenticchie – an Italian traditional dish to ring in the New Year, pork sausage & lentils are said to bring fortune if eaten at the beginning of the new year!

Italian Oven Baked Chicken with Artichokes

Pranzo di domenica – Sunday lunch – no matter the time of year or what’s going on in the world around us.  In Italy, I know I’ve said it a hundred times over, but one of the most beautiful culture customs I’ve learned and adopted to is the art that Italians have for sitting around…

Putting the Italian in Your Week Night Chicken Dinner Recipes

Winner winner chicken dinner! Yes, everyone tries there best to stay healthy during the week, and especially now with all the Whole 30 option and other diet crazes ready to kick start us into the new year, there’s no excuse not to stay on the lighter side.  But that doesn’t mean we have to sacrifice…

Veal & Parsley Sauce Panini

Ok guys, here it is!  Your go to Italian panino for all weekends at home in front of a soccer match!  Slow cooked veal, either boiled or roasted, make for a fulfilling bite to satisfy your game day cravings. Or this panino option is also a perfect leftovers solution if you have left over veal…

How to Make Vitello Tonnato

Sunday cooking is just one of my favourites! You can take your time cooking and enjoy being around the dining room table enjoying various dishes and company through the afternoon.  A dining tradition I have personally come to love while living in Italy. I do my best to respect the Italian traditions and this recipe…

Pan Seared Scallops with Potato and Chestnut Cream

Brightening up our plates and hoping spring will be here sooner than later with this fancy dish! Scallops are delicious simply grilled or pan seared, and elegant for any dinner party menu.  What else we love about scallops is just how fast they are to cook and the vast variety of dishes you can pair…

Pomegranate Glazed Lamb

Steal the heart of a loved one with this sweet and delicate recipe.  The sweet and bitter combination of the pomegranate sauce over a juicy, herb oven roasted lamb is just something to lick your plate about – no joke! Melograno (pomegranate) is that special touch of flavour that the winter months grant us, excellent for…

Italian Lemon Basil Chicken

You’ll have the whole family saying, easy peasy lemon squeezy, with this Italian lemon basil chicken recipe!  Yes, we’re not exaggerating it is one of the easiest chicken recipes out there and does not lack in Italian flavour.  A great meal to put on the table any time of year!