Category Archives: Italian

Mushrooms Stuffed with Mascarpone

These are very simple and quick. Mushrooms Stuffed with Mascarpone 24 stuffing mushrooms 1/2 cup diced green onion 3/4 cup bread crumbs 3 cloves garlic minced 5 oz mascarpone 3-4 slices ham chopped into small dice 2 tbsp olive oil … Continue reading

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Veal Cutlets in Milk

This is a very quick meal that pairs well with wilted greens and polenta. Veal Scallops with Milk 1/2 lb veal cutlets pounded out to 1/8″ thick Flour 1 cup semolina flour 1 egg mixed with 1/8 cup dry white … Continue reading

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Venison Braised in Tomatoes

Here is another great way to slow cook a whole venison shoulder. Braised Venison with Tomatoes 1 6-8 lb venison shoulder cut in half at the joint silver skin removed 2 cups red wine 2 28 oz cans whole tomatoes … Continue reading

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Roman Rasta

We don’t drink nearly enough coffee cocktails, but this drink just might change that. Roman Rasta 1 1/2 oz Sambuca 1/2 oz spiced rum fresh-brewed coffee whipped cream cinnamon sugar Pour liquors into the bottom of a coffee mug. Top … Continue reading

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Sunday Suppers: Italian Night (Again!)

We never tire of pasta or all things Italian. Save room for Espresso. Fettucine with Veal Meatballs, Peas and Mushrooms Salad with Baked Goat Cheese Chocolate Zabaglione

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Portobello Caps with Kale and Poached Eggs

This meal was so simple, but so tasty. It’s a great light supper or rich breakfast. Portobello Mushrooms with Kale and Poached Eggs 2 portobello mushrooms half a bunch of kale,torn loosely 1 clove garlic, 1 tbsp olive oil 1/4 … Continue reading

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Twelve Days of Christmas: More Biscotti for Santa

  This biscotti was inspired by our very yummy figgy pudding. You’ll want to start these the night before you bake them to give the fruit time to soak up the liquor. We had quite a bit of dried fruit … Continue reading

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