Category: Cooking

Roasted Peppers

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

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Lasagna

Lasagna One of the great things about being Italian is the love of good food. And there…

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Venezuelan Christmas Roll

Enrollado de Carne Navideño (Venezuelan Christmas Meatloaf) This is a Venezuelan Christmas tradition. My wife first spoke…

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Christmas Eve Fish Dinner

Christmas Eve Fish Dinner (Feast of the 7 Fish) The best part about being Italian, or being…

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Split Pea Soup

Split Pea Soup If you definitely want to get this to restaurant or even deli quality, you…

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Mexican Bird Nests

Mexican Bird Nests (Sopa Seca de Fideo) The literal translation of this dish is “Dry Noodle Soup”….

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Hot Artichoke Dip

Hot Artichoke Dip One of the most favorite appetizers at any fast casual restaurant is the artichoke…

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Cavatelli & Broccoli

Cavatelli & Broccoli Another old school Italian classic is the cavatelli and broccoli. It is vegan friendly,…

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Cinnamon Syrup

Cinnamon Syrup This is great ingredient, not just for tiki drinks or cocktails, but even coffee, pancakes,…

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Puerto Rican Chickpea Stew

Puerto Rican Chickpea Stew (Garbanzo Guisados) Always on a quest to seek out new recipes and dishes…

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Cheesesteak

A Tale of Two Cheesesteaks The cheesesteak sandwich was invented by the Oliver brothers in the 1930s…

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Hosting

Hosting Entertaining a small group of family or friends does not always have to be as stressful…

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