Category Archives: ITALIAN

Italian Lasagna with Red & White Sauce

Happy Labor Day Weekend everyone. THUNDER . . . LIGHTNING . . . RAIN That seems to be the recipe for today. Rain always puts me in the kitchen mood.  Today . . . I made my homemade Salsa.  I only had about 18 red, ripe tomatoes, but that was perfect.  There are probably about […]

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RIGATONI CHORIZO & CHICKEN AL FORNO

Did you know that Jordan Almonds are dangerous. Really good . . . but detrimental to teeth. This I know from experience. While sitting in a dentist office, awaiting my 16th appointment . . . for one little implant, I spotted this recipe after reading 25 magazines.  That was a long sentence, but so true. […]

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ITALIAN FLORENTINE’S – Create Beautiful Desserts

Please be patient while this post loads . . . picture overload! Are you ready for some lip-smacking deliciousness? Over the years, I’ve tried many Italian Florentine Cookie recipes. Most of them have very similar ingredients, but today I found one with Toasted Coconut & Oatmeal. In my mind, that was a tad bit unusual […]

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ITALIAN NACHOS – Johnny Carino’s Style

Don’t fall over in disbelief. I vowed that no matter what comes today . . . I would make a post! I hope all of you have had a wonderful Christmas & the start of a great New Year. Have I mentioned that we have have had a myriad of events in this household, and […]

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ITALIAN WAFFLES

Oh . . . Rhodes Rolls . . . I think I love you! Seriously, they make life really easy. I will be blunt though – They are not as good as my own homemade rolls – but close. Rhodes rolls comes up with fabulous ways to use their dough. When I saw their idea for […]

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CHICKEN PARMESAN with HOMEMADE SAUCE

This is a Italian Dish that Food Networks – Road Tested with the Neely’s made on Saturday. They always make easy “family style” dishes. We have all made Chicken Parmesan, with bottled sauce, but this recipe sparked my curiosity. This homemade sauce is quick, easy and really good. Try it for a nice change of […]

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CHEESY SAUSAGE ZITI CASSEROLE

Road Tested with the Neely’s is one of my favorites on Food Network. They always have easy family style dishes, that look delicious. Here is one of the recipes that they showed on Saturday. They showed two italian dishes, that I plan to try. This Baked Ziti, has sausage, spinach, parmesan and Mozzarella cheese. It […]

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EASY AMERICAN LASAGNA

I love Lasagna, and I’ve posted a couple of different tried & true recipes. I decided to try another last night. This recipe, comes from one of my many cookbooks. (The Food Nanny Rescues Dinner) If you need a new cookbook….this one is worth the money! This recipes uses eggs in the Lasagna! When I […]

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