CIOPPINO/ SEAFOOD STEW

CIOPPINO / SEAFOOD STEW

This was my first time having cioppino. I often heard of it but never really knew what it was until I tried it from Bobby Flay’s Throwdown cookbook. It is so extremely delicious...

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CHICKEN MARSALA WITH SAGE

CHICKEN MARSALA WITH SAGE

Chicken Marsala is a classic Italian dish that is made with chicken cutlets, Marsala wine and often you will see mushrooms in the dish. The chicken is lightly coated with flour and pan-fried....

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CHICKEN AND KALE RISOTTO WITH PINE NUTS AND BACON

CHICKEN AND KALE RISOTTO WITH PINE NUTS AND BACON

I got this chicken and kale risotto with pine nuts and bacon recipe from Start Fresh cookbook by Tyler Florence. A friend asked me to share recipes that Fiorina likes. It can be...

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VEAL SCALOPPINI WITH SAFFRON CREAM SAUCE

VEAL SCALOPPINI WITH SAFFRON CREAM SAUCE

I actually made this dish to join Giada’s Let’s Get Cooking photo contest. There were 50 recipes to choose from Giada’s list and veal scaloppini with saffron cream sauce was one of the...

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MOM'S LASAGNA

MOM’S LASAGNA

Michael Symon’s Mama that is . He said that every Wednesday at his parent’s house was lasagna night and that was the night that all his friends begged to eat over. Mom’s lasagna...

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vegetables

ROASTED EGGPLANT CAPONATA

This is a Mediterannean-inspired dish that is simple and great as appetizer. It has lots of flavor. The eggplant dip is made with garlic, peppers, olives, pine nuts, and capers. I ate it...

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CREAMY PARMESAN POLENTA

FEED MY BABY: CREAMY PARMESAN POLENTA

So, I have been seeing quite a bit of polenta recipe in different cookbooks, however, I hadn’t had a chance to try it. I decided to give it a try the other day...

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SPAGHETTI AGLIO E OLIO

SPAGHETTI AGLIO E OLIO

I cannot think of anything easier than a spaghetti with garlic and olive oil for dinner. Seriously, Aglio Olio is one of my favorite pasta dishes ever. Super favorite if I must emphasize....

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CHICKEN MILANESE WITH TOMATO AND FENNEL SAUCE

CHICKEN MILANESE WITH TOMATO AND FENNEL SAUCE

As I started to type this entry, I was thinking how could I describe how good this chicken Milanese with tomato and fennel sauce is. Describing it as simply delicious seems to be...

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pasta

SAUSAGE CARBONARA

This Sausage Carbonara has all the protein you need for the day if not more. The eggs, the sausage, the pancetta and the cheese. It is delicious though. I’ve never made a carbonara...

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BUCATINI ALL'AMATRICIANA WITH SPICY SMOKED MOZZARELLA MEATBALLS

BUCATINI ALL’AMATRICIANA WITH SPICY SMOKED MOZZARELLA MEATBALLS

Oh My God, the title can’t be anymore mouthful than that. As beautiful as the title is, this dish is really good too. This Italian dish by Giada De Laurentiis from her Giada...

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SPAGHETTI FRITTERS/ FRITTELLE DI SPAGHETTI

SPAGHETTI FRITTERS/ FRITTELLE DI SPAGHETTI

Spaghetti Fritters is a fried pasta dish. I have never seen or heard of fried spaghetti dishes before. I’ve cooked with Jamie Oliver’s cookbooks such as Happy Days with the Naked Chef and...

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