Italian · Pizza · pork · Vegetable

Pizza with Proscuitto and Arugula

    Who doesn’t like Pizza? My favorite is Napolitano style Pizza with Proscuitto and Arugula. Living in New York City, pizza is available practically on every corner.  Some of the best pizza in the world can be found here, but my favorite style is Napolitano. Even though New York pizza is so good, I… Continue reading Pizza with Proscuitto and Arugula

Cheese · Italian · Legumes · Vegetable · Whole Grains

Farro Vegetable Casserole

You may have noticed by now that I like Farro. I am always trying to come up with new ways to serve it. My family likes casserole dishes because they are all-in-one meals, and easy to eat.  So I decided to create a casserole using Farro as the star. This farro vegetable casserole is packed… Continue reading Farro Vegetable Casserole

Italian · pork · Vegetable

Stuffed Zucchine with Riced Cauliflower, Spinach and Sausage

  Zucchine and cauliflower are two wonderful summer vegetables.  What better way to enjoy both than to stuff one into the other.  This recipe is easy, nutricious, and delicious. Riced cauliflower makes the perfect base for the stuffing because it easily absorbs the flavors from the ingredients you add to it. While this recipe is… Continue reading Stuffed Zucchine with Riced Cauliflower, Spinach and Sausage

American · Chicken · Grilled

Marinated Grilled Chicken

Marinated Grilled Chicken Grilled chicken is not something that I typically make, but I decided to give it a try. The marinade is a combination of ingredients I just threw together, which made the chicken moist and delicious. You can leave the skin on the chicken if you prefer, but I always remove it to… Continue reading Marinated Grilled Chicken

Appetizers · Cheese · Italian · salad · Vegetarian

Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad Prep Time: 20 minutes Serves: 4-5 Caprese salad is made with only four main ingredients, so it is important that you use the best ingredients possible.  I like to use mozzarella di bufala (mozzarella made with buffalo milk). You can find an imported Italian brand in most warehouse clubs. Otherwise buy the best… Continue reading Caprese Salad

American · Cheese · Dessert · Fruit

Frozen Fruit Salad with Grapes, Pineapple, and Cream Cheese

Frozen Fruit Salad Prep Time: 20 minutes Serves: 12-14 Frozen Fruit Salad with Grapes, Pineapple, and Cream Cheese is a cool, refreshing dessert to top off your meal on a hot summer day. Try this frozen fruit salad, it will hit the spot every time. I am resurrecting this recipe from my childhood; my mother… Continue reading Frozen Fruit Salad with Grapes, Pineapple, and Cream Cheese