Fish · Italian · rice · Sea Food

Shrimp Scampi with Basmati Rice

Shrimp are always welcome in my house.  There are many different ways to prepare shrimp, so we never get bored with them.  Shrimp Scampi is an Italian-American dish that can be found in almost every Italian or Sea Food Restaurant. I’m not sure how the name of the dish, Shrimp Scampi came about, because it… Continue reading Shrimp Scampi with Basmati Rice

Italian · rice · Vegetable

Risotto with Roasted Butternut Squash

Risotto con Zucca Arrostita Risotto is made with Arborio rice, a short grain Italian rice, that is known for its silky, creamy goodness. The slow cooking method used to prepare it brings out the starch with creates the creaminess.   I’m sure you will agree that it is well worth the extra effort. It can… Continue reading Risotto with Roasted Butternut Squash