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Penne all'arrabbiata ('Angry' Penne in a Spicy Tomato Sauce)

Penne all'arrabbiata ('Angry' Penne in a Spicy Tomato Sauce)

Here's another signature dish of Roman cooking, penne all'arrabbiata or 'angry' penne, perfect for an impromtu…

Frank Fariello
Feb 2010
Advanced
4 votes
2332 views
Lemon-butter Linguini with Peppery Shirmp

Lemon-butter Linguini with Peppery Shirmp

It always surprises me when black pepper is used in such quantity that it makes a dish truly spicy, since we so…

John Spottiswood
Sep 2010
Advanced
5 votes
2592 views
Italian Style Shrimp Cocktail My Late Mom's Recipe

Italian Style Shrimp Cocktail My Late Mom's Recipe

The late Margaret Ann Fanelli Colenzo's recipe. Mom was a great cook. Simple and always with love. Hope you…

Claudia lamascolo
Mar 2010
Professional
4 votes
2442 views
Speedy Italian Meatball Soup

Speedy Italian Meatball Soup

This yummy soup makes use of one of my favorite supermarket shortcuts- frozen meatballs! Your family will love the taste, and you'll love how quick…

Penny Hawkins
Apr 2010
Advanced
1 vote
1160 views
Pear and Blue Cheese Crostata with Honey and Almonds

Pear and Blue Cheese Crostata with Honey and Almonds

Adapted from Lauren Bracey: Pear and Bleu Cheese Tart, Easier than Pie I have found the challenging…

Angellove's Cooking
Nov 2010
Intermediate
1 vote
394 views
Hubby's Meatballs and sauce recipe

Hubby's Meatballs and sauce recipe

My husband wanted to make something for dinner, so he decided to look online and find something to make. The…

Denise Sherin
Mar 2014
Advanced
1 vote
911 views
New Orleans Muffuletta Sandwich

New Orleans Muffuletta Sandwich

One of the signature delights in New Orleans is the Muffuletta Sandwich, generally made famous by the Central Grocery across from the Cafe du Monde,…

Amos Miller
Mar 2011
Professional
3 votes
1955 views
Roasted Asparagus and Parmesan

Roasted Asparagus and Parmesan

This is a simple and delicious Italian recipe adapted from the Barefoot Contessa. We leave out the egg and sometimes the lemon (depends on what you…

Nancy Miyasaki
Mar 2008
Intermediate
5 votes
5782 views
Skinny and Delicious Chicken and Eggplant Pasta for 326 Calories!

Skinny and Delicious Chicken and Eggplant Pasta for 326 Calories!

We know it’s a mouthful but we’re talking real Italian comfort food here.…

Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox
Oct 2010
Professional
5 votes
1987 views
Elegant Shrimp Scampi Pasta Lightened Up

Elegant Shrimp Scampi Pasta Lightened Up

For a romantic dinner, try this superb shrimp, sauteed in a buttery, garlic and lemon wine sauce. It doesn’t…

Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox
Feb 2012
Professional
3 votes
897 views
Zucchini Smeriato ( Scalloped Zucchini)

Zucchini Smeriato ( Scalloped Zucchini)

There are many zucchini recipes, but this is one that I kinda made up. It is nourishing, a good Lenten dish…

J. Gino Genovesi
Jan 2014
Professional
3 votes
2219 views
Easy and Low Calorie, Italian Chopped Salad Stuffed Shells Appetizer

Easy and Low Calorie, Italian Chopped Salad Stuffed Shells Appetizer

This tasty and colorful low calorie appetizer consists of a simple to make…

Skinny Kitchen with Nancy Fox
Dec 2011
Professional
1 vote
2376 views
Chicken with Mushrooms and Artichokes

Chicken with Mushrooms and Artichokes

This low-calorie and low-fat skillet entrée keeps the cleanup simple, and the kitchen cool. Very tasty!

Salad Foodie
Aug 2013
Professional
1 vote
1511 views
Salad with peppers and sour cream

Salad with peppers and sour cream

nnonna2003
Sep 2014
Intermediate
1 vote
62 views
Refreshing Eggplant Sandwich

Refreshing Eggplant Sandwich

It doesn't get easier than this, nor more delicious. It is light and refreshing. I love it with a cup of soup, whatever kind you like. To make it…

Nanette
Sep 2010
Advanced
4 votes
708 views