Enjoy trusted, authentic, and achievable Italian recipes and more! Perfect for busy foodies who love to cook without the fuss. Find everything from homemade pizza and cannoli to quick dinner ideas. Let's cook and bake together in the kitchen (la cucina)!
The most loved recipes on the site this month! Time to give them a try.
- Authentic Neapolitan Pizza Dough Recipe
- Creamy Frozen Lemon Bars with Graham Cracker Crust
- Authentic Italian Spaghetti alla Puttanesca Recipe
- Easy Lemon Ricotta Pasta with Asparagus
- Best Italian Pistachio Cream
- BEST Authentic Sicilian Cannoli Recipe
- Authentic Italian Pasta Carbonara (no cream)
- BEST Lobster Ravioli Sauce with Lemon Brown Butter
It's time to gather outside with friends and family and enjoy tasty, fresh, and flavorful summer recipes. You will find pasta and potato salads, grilled meats, sides, and plenty of easy desserts.
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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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Learn how to cook pasta properly with these educational posts and find the most delicious pasta recipes for your next meal!
Quick & Easy Recipes
What's for dinner? Browse this section to get a meal on the table in little time with fantastic flavor.
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These sweet recipes range from classic Italian favorites to American pies. Something to satisfy everyones sweet tooth.
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