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.

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!

Bagna Cauda – All About the Italian Garlic Dip

Bagna Cauda. This is Northern Italy’s creamy garlic sauce that will make you keep coming back for more!  But warning…. you may not want to plan on leaving the house after you eat the jam packed garlicky goodness! Bagna Cauda is by definition a hot dish of dipping sauce in the Italian cuisine, originating in…

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…

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…

Healthy Pasta – Going Green

Happiness on a plate with fish filled rigatoni pasta and sweet pea cream!   This recipe will make you ready to feel spring in the air but not only that!  You’ll impress your dinner guests with an elegant dish that is healthy and will make everyone feel good after eating a plate of pasta!

Carnevale Menu, Dolci

Carnevale is one of the funniest times of the year in Italy! It’s not only a festival in Venice but all over Italy, where kids dress up as princesses, or super heroes, more or less a spring time version of Halloween.  And everyone goes crazy for the sweets prepared specifically for this time of year. …

Mussels & Zucchini Cream

Really simple, fresh and colorful plate for a quick week night dinner or a first course dish to serve at a dinner party. The zucchini and parsley perfectly balance the mussel.