Kid friendly Italian recipes with 600 or more calories

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Tuscan shrimp marinara with chickpea pasta

Tuscan shrimp marinara with chickpea pasta

This is a great Tuscan recipe adapted from the Flavors of Tuscan cookbook by Maxine Clark. Maxine recommends…

John Spottiswood
Jun 2009
Advanced
3 votes
13188 views
Calabrian Style Meatballs Simmered in a Butter-Onion Tomato Sauce

Calabrian Style Meatballs Simmered in a Butter-Onion Tomato Sauce

The best way to describe this dish is a southern rustic meatball meets a…

Rosa
Sep 2014
Advanced
1 vote
297 views
Chicken Broccoli Penne Alfredo

Chicken Broccoli Penne Alfredo

Delicious versatile pasta dishes that's ready in minutes!

Sommer J
Jan 2011
Intermediate
3 votes
2980 views
Homemade Manicotti

Homemade Manicotti

This recipe is simple and absolutely delicious. It is a reasonable amount of work, so good to cook for a large party or family gathering. It is…

Nancy Miyasaki
May 2008
Intermediate
6 votes
6079 views
macaroni and cheese

macaroni and cheese

A delicious, easy to cook meal.

Carol Teng
Feb 2008
Beginner
7 votes
13835 views
Semolina Pizza Dough

Semolina Pizza Dough

This is very similar to my NY Style Pizza Dough which John Spottiswood posted, but I think adding the Semolina dough gives it a little more texture…

Peter Miller
Jan 2011
Advanced
1 vote
1325 views
Spicy Sausage and Ziti Bake

Spicy Sausage and Ziti Bake

Have some homemade garlic bread and a nice salad ready to go with this yummy dinner. Great for potluck too.

Denise Sherin
Aug 2014
Advanced
1 vote
327 views
Pasta with Sauteed Vegetables, Olive Oil & Tomato Sauce

Pasta with Sauteed Vegetables, Olive Oil & Tomato Sauce

Simple and truly delicious. If you like tasty, fresh, and healthy food, this is likely to become a staple for…

John Spottiswood
Feb 2008
Advanced
5 votes
18784 views
RICOTTA PANZAROTTI WITH MARINARA SAUCE

RICOTTA PANZAROTTI WITH MARINARA SAUCE

I learned how to make the panzarotti from a chef with the same last name as I in Sorrento. Esposito is a very…

Linda Tay Esposito
Jul 2008
Professional
1 vote
7204 views
Home Made Pizza Dough

Home Made Pizza Dough

I’m going on a pizza making journey and this is stop number one! This recipe is one I have perfected over the years through lots of trial and error…

Justin Thyme
Jul 2010
Professional
2 votes
2690 views
Ricotta Pie

Ricotta Pie

We took the traditional Italian holiday dessert and brought the health benefits up a notch by adding blueberries. We also think the pie tastes…

molly11
Dec 2012
Advanced
2 votes
1030 views
Pepperoni & Cashew Pizza

Pepperoni & Cashew Pizza

This combination may sound strange, but it tastes wonderful! For that reason, because it's unusual and flavorful, this is always a hit at my pizza…

Peter Miller
Jan 2011
Advanced
1 vote
1526 views
Fresh Cavatelli With Eggs And Bacon (Cavatelli 'ncatenati)

Fresh Cavatelli With Eggs And Bacon (Cavatelli 'ncatenati)

I love this recipe, it's great for breakfast or brunch. This recipe came from Lidia Bastianich's Cookbook…

Robyn Savoie
Sep 2013
Advanced
1 vote
1020 views
Tagliatelle with mussels

Tagliatelle with mussels

Packed with delicious mussels, tomato and chilli it's a real Italian treat.

Easy Cook - Laka kuharica
Feb 2014
Intermediate
2 votes
1063 views
Baked Ravioli with Meat Sauce

Baked Ravioli with Meat Sauce

This has all the beloved flavors of lasagna but is a lot quicker and easier to make. Using frozen or fresh cheese ravioli is the time saver. And…

Reeni
Mar 2010
Intermediate
2 votes
1929 views