Category: Sicilian

Squared Pizza

Squared Pizza While I am tempted to call this and old school thick deep dish Sicilian Slice,…

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Pizza Terminal

Pizza Terminal February 10, 2021 is National Pizza Day.  This year, it fell on a Tuesday, but…

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Bucco’s Pizza

Bucco’s Pizza & Pasta This is a nice corner lot of upscale pizzeria dining in Bergen County…

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Mussels

Mussels Marinara If you ever see PEI Mussels, that simply means they come from Prince Edward Island…

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Asparagus Fritters

Asparagus Fritters The other day I saw #asparagus trending on Twitter.  I thought for a moment that…

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Vodka Sauce

Vodka Sauce Invariably, you will see Penne alla Vodka on nearly every Italian menu, restaurant or pizzeria….

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Sunday Gravy

Sunday Gravy Sunday Gravy, meat sauce, or, the “Red Lead” as the character Tony Soprano used to…

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Artichokes

Artichokes The Artichoke (Cynara Scolymus) has been around for thousands of years.  Today, artichokes are generally grown in…

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Casa Tua

Casa Tua Directly across from their rival Gianni’s is Casa Tua.  It is a far more casual…

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Amore Mio

Amore Mio Everyone has their happy place.  For some its high on a mountain watching the sun…

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Gianni’s Ristorante Italiano

Gianni’s Ristorante Italiano Dining at Gianni’s one lazy afternoon literally brought me back to Italy in my…

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Cast Iron Baked Penne

Cast Iron Baked Penne America’s Test Kitchens on PBS gets full credit for this recipe.  It’s ingenious….

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