Category: Cantina Cook

Bolognese Sauce

Bolognese Sauce According to my friend Mike Puma at Gotham Burger Social Club, he claims that the…

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Brown Gravy

Brown Gravy If you do not have time to make brown gravy in a hurry, whether it…

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Mushroom Soup

Mushroom Soup This is really simple and very hard to screw up. The only part that is…

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Tripe

Tripe This past weekend I was filming a wedding of a young Italian couple. When I say…

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Beef Stew

Beef Stew During these cold days of Winter, there is nothing like a hearty beef stew with…

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Pesto

Pesto Nothing expresses the flavors of Summer more then fresh basil from the garden.  Basil is in…

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New Year’s Day Lentils

Lentils In many cultures, its good luck to eat lentils, especially on New Year’s Day.  The reason…

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Spinach & Beans

Spinach & Beans Being Italian, I never understood why people had to kill each other to go…

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Roasted Peppers

Roasted Peppers A staple of Italian food is the roasted red pepper.  You will find it in…

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