Tag: italian recipes

Italian Chopped Salad

Italian Chopped Salad

I love me an Italian sandwich, basically the only kind I ordered. So I decided why not make it into a salad. I meannn wow, how have I not done this before?! 1st thing is it’s chopped, which is my favorite type of salad! Tiny 

Zuppa Toscana

Zuppa Toscana

Ok, I think most of us agree that the highlight of our meal at Olive Garden was always the endless breadsticks & the Zuppa Toscana. Anyone else?! And if you haven’t had it, well here’s what it is! Italian Sausage, Potatoes, Kale (just because we 

Penne alla Vodka

Penne alla Vodka

Put red sauce & cream sauce together and you’ve got a winner for me + vodka and we’re really talking!!! You guys know I LOVE a good simple dish on a Monday and this one is as easy as can be!!

Instant Pot Roasted Garlic & Parmesan Risotto

Instant Pot Roasted Garlic & Parmesan Risotto

I have officially meal planned around the instant pot! I love this thing!! So quick and easy and works GREAT!! I will definitely be making many more of these meals. Also, this risotto is JUST as good as if you were to use the typical 

Bacon and Leek Risotto

Bacon and Leek Risotto

This is by far one of my favorite dishes to make!! It takes some love but it is totally worth it! It’s also so good the next day as risotto balls (arancini) or risotto cakes with a simple arugula salad! I will be turning this 

Angel Hair with Meat Sauce

Angel Hair with Meat Sauce

My mom used to make this every week and once I left the house I did too! It is for sure one of the best meals for a large crowd but always took a couple of hours for the sauce to cook! Now I never 

Pesto Cream Pasta with Parmesan Crusted Chicken

Pesto Cream Pasta with Parmesan Crusted Chicken

This is another favorite that I got at my neighborhood Italian restaurant every time we went!! I have tried to recreate it so many times over the years and I finally figured it out! The sauce is SO creamy, salty and cheesy which pairs perfectly 

Spinach and Sausage Calzone

Spinach and Sausage Calzone

There is this little Italian place called Covino’s near the neighborhood I grew up in. We went probably a couple times a month and we would get this every time!! I tried to recreate it and honestly it has been so long since i’ve had