Category Archives: Italian Cuisine

Patti’s Spaghetti Sauce

    My mom’s wonderful neighbor and friend, Patti, shared this delicious recipe for spaghetti sauce with sausage and pesto. The kind of chorizo sausage used in this one is not the same kind you can find in the grocery stores … Continue reading

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Ricotta and Mozarella Stuffed Shells

This recipe is featured on the cover of the October 2012 issue of Food and Wine. I have altered it to my children and my liking but will give you the exact food and wine recipe as well. The actual name … Continue reading

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Chicken Parmesan

    I made this the other night and my son devoured it like he was a paramedic, it was funny. Our favorite restaurant in Brentwood, Cap’s, serves an outstanding chicken parm and I have tweaked the sauce to resemble there’s, … Continue reading

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Scottie’s Fatty Cheese Lasagna

This is my boyfriends’s lasagna recipe and it is super cheesy and delicious. He changes it up each time but this is the basic recipe. The difference from many lasagna recipes is that you slice, not shred, the cheese. Also, … Continue reading

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Spaghetti and Meatballs

This is my daughter’s favorite dinner and is simply delicious. The recipe is from Lidia’s Italian-American Kitchen cookbook but I have changed a few thing to make it simpler. Picture found on Gourmet Magazine website but recipe from Lidia’s Italian … Continue reading

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