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!

Calamarata Oven Baked Pasta with Shrimp

Oven baked calamarata pasta is a fast and simple pasta preparation that doesn’t miss anything on taste or presentation. Fresh, light, and packed with delicate flavour!

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.

Amatriciana Pasta & Sauce, A Classic Italian Dish for Every Kitchen!

Amatriciana, Amatricianaaaa, AMATRICIANA! You may or may not have heard of this Spaghetti pasta before, that’s ok, but after this we promise you’ll be licking your lips like us every time you hear it again! Many know of the famous carbonara as the beloved, classic, indulgent spaghetti pasta made famous in Rome. Well there’s another…

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!

How to Have an Italian Summer at Home

Take a trip with Eat Bene to Italy this summer with our Italian Summer Menu Course on teachable! This is a full immersion course into the Italian food culture, turn your kitchen into an Italian getaway!

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…

Tiramisu Coffee Cups

Nothing says ‘Italian’ dessert quite like a tiramisu! No matter the meal, no matter the time of day, a tiramisu always tastes just right! There’s no place in Italy untouched by the traditional tiramisu. You can find this espresso charged dessert served in every corner of Italy. Here’s a variation of our favourite traditional tiramisu…

Asparagus Risotto

When it’s asparagus season it is hard to choose which recipe to make! I find that the recipe I turn to the most is risotto di asparagi. This to me is spring!  When the weather starts to get nicer here in Italy, the first time I find asparagus at the local market, I make asparagus…

Chocolate Italian Salami

Who doesn’t love a chocolate surprise on their table? That is exactly what the Chocolate Italian Salami is!  The perfect little touch of chocolate to finish a meal or have with an espresso as a midday snack. This recipe is one I inherited from my fabulous Italian mother in law.  I remember first eating this…