Classic Carbonara Recipe One of the most Classic Italian Pasta dishes, La Carbonara, Pancetta and Egg Pasta. A creamy delicious dinner recipe without the cream. Ready in 15 minutes or less. Classic Carbonara Recipe If you are looking for a fast delicious pasta, this is the one. The first timeRead More →

Penne all’Arrabbiata Recipe The “angry” pasta (arrabbiata translates to angry) from Lazio is one of the traditional favorites around Italy, and the rest of the world. Although it seems very simple, basically tomatoes and chili peppers, it is a classic that still needs a bit of attention to perfect. Let’sRead More →

Baked Beef Stew Recipe This easy to make one pot Beef Stew is full of chunks of vegetables and tender lean beef. Slow cooked in the oven it makes the best stew ever. Perfect dinner idea for family and company. Serve slices of fresh bread and dinner never tasted soRead More →

Colomba Italian Easter Dove Bread  Colomba Italian Easter Dove Bread, a delicious sweet yeast bread, bake it with your favourite fillings, chocolate chips, candied fruit, raisins or even plain. The Perfect Sweet Bread for Easter Breakfast, Brunch or even Dessert. Italian Easter Bread You know it’s almost Easter in ItalyRead More →

Creamy Tomato Pasta This Creamy Tomato Pasta is made with fresh tomatoes and mascarpone. Ready in 15 minutes and so good. It’s the perfect weeknight dinner idea or even when company is coming. Serve it with your favourite pasta. There probably isn’t anything that I prefer over pasta, especially aRead More →

Homemade Potato Gnocchi Recipe An easy Italian Pasta Dish recipe, Homemade Potato Gnocchi. A simple tomato sauce makes these soft, delicate Gnocchi a delicious Dinner idea. Homemade Potato Gnocchi Living in Italy has made me realize that the simplest dish can be made in so many different ways, depending onRead More →

Mandarin Orange Bread This easy to make Mandarin Orange Bread is so delicious. It makes the perfect breakfast, snack or even dessert bread. Leave it plain, with a dusting of powdered sugar or why not a simple mandarin orange glaze? I love everything about sweet breads, they come together fastRead More →

Spaghetti alle Vongole Recipe What in the world is Spaghetti alle Vongole? It turns out, it is a delicious pasta dish made with clams, and it is a part of traditional Neapolitan cuisine. There are loads of Neapolitan dishes that are based around fresh seafood, but some stand out amongstRead More →

Nutella Crumb Cake / Sbriciolata This easy Italian Nutella Crumb Cake, makes the perfect Dessert or Snack Cake.  A buttery cookie crumbly base filled with a creamy hazelnut filling then topped with more crumb topping and baked to perfection! Nutella Crumb Cake Whenever I go back to Toronto to visitRead More →