A Taste of Italy- Italian Recipes

Enjoy trusted, authentic, easy, and achievable Italian recipes + more. Simple, fresh, and always delicious recipes you’ll love. Mangia! (Eat!)

A few of the most loved recipes on the blog. Give these a try!


Ciao! I’m Elena!

Welcome to my cucina (kitchen). I was born in Italy and grew up spending my summers on the beaches of Sardegna, cooking, eating, and sharing tasty Italian meals. Here, you will find trusted, achievable, and delicious Italian (and more) recipes highlighting fresh ingredients with a simple process.

Summer Favorites

Light, flavorful, and seasonal, you’ll love these easy recipes.


Latest Recipes

Fresh off the press! Here are the most recent recipes from my Cucina to yours! Mangia!

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Italian Pasta Recipes

Pasta is life! Achievable and delicious pasta recipes.

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Classic Italian Recipes

The most classic and iconic Italian recipes. A taste from my childhood and more!

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Quick & Easy Recipes

What’s for dinner? Browse this section to get a meal on the table in little time with fantastic flavors.

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Italian Dessert Recipes

These sweet recipes range from classic Italian favorites to American pies to satisfy everyone’s sweet tooth.

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How to Cook Like an Italian (Tips and Guides)

Learn all the tips, tricks, and tools to cook like an Italian! It’s easier than you think ;).

Cheesy Baked Rotini pasta after it is baked melty cheese on top with a few basil leaves. Spatula lifting up with a cheese pull.
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Recently Updated Recipes

Don’t miss these recently updated posts. They are oldies and of course, goodies!

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Elena’s Italian Stories

Elena’s Stories are a way for me to connect with you as a reader. Get to know me, my Italian upbringing, and my love of food through these stories.

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