Eggplant Rollups {Involtini di Melanzane} Eggplant seems to be one of those vegetables that folks either like or dislike. I have friends and family members who tell me that they find the texture of eggplant very unpleasant, but it is a vegetable I have always enjoyed using in my kitchen.Read More →

Creamy Vanilla Panna Cotta Recipe Panna Cotta one of the most delicious Classic Italian Dessert Recipes. A delicate and creamy chilled vanilla flavoured treat. Serve it with this easy berry sauce. It makes the perfect Entertaining or Family Dessert idea. I have made a few Panna Cotta in my timeRead More →

Antipasto Salad Summer is a time for outdoor dining and enjoying time with friends and family. When entertaining friends and family during the warmer weather, I often like to serve this antipasto salad as a first course. For me, this salad should have a mix of greens, including bitter lettucesRead More →

Grilled Zucchini Pizza With Arugula Grilled Zucchini Pizza is a simple easy white pizza,  made with mozzarella and fresh Arugula. Make it with either homemade or store bought pizza dough. In Italy you never need an excuse to eat! At least I don’t. Especially Pizza. No matter where I goRead More →

Affogato I had my first “affogato” in 1986 on my first trip to Italy. We were touring Italy for two weeks to see if we could move there with our family. It was a fantastic trip that I’ll never forget, and in fact, we did move to Milan, Italy, theRead More →