Italian Recipes

The Shoemaker’s Chicken

Chicken Scarpariello
Creamy Cheesy Polenta
Baby Arugula Salad

Meatballs & Sauce

Tomato Sauce, NOT gravy!
Cooking Fresh Pasta

Fresh Mozz. & burrata!!!

Fresh Mozzarella Procedure
Tomato Basil Salad


Quick Tomato Sauce
Basic Crepe Batter
Four Cheese Filling
To Cook Crepes

Steak & Risotto

Steak Pizzaiola
Spinach Risotto

Bolognese & Tortellini

Hearty Bolognese Sauce
Mascarpone Tortellini

Chocolate & Cheese

Red Wine Truffles
Fresh Mozzarella Procedure

Pizza & Zeppoli

Fresh Tomato Sauce
Fresh Mozzarella Procedure
Basil Pesto Oil
Assembly & Cooking


Ricotta Cavatelli Dough
Rabe Sausage Garlic Broth
Cutting, Forming & Cooking

Hunter’s Chicken, Potatoes & Greens

Chicken Cacciatore
Asiago Mashed Potatoes
Garlicky Sautéed Greens


Basic Pasta Dough
Five Cheese Filling
Almond Browned Butter Sauce
Rolling, Assembly & Cooking

Fresh Pasta with Mushroom Cream

Basic Pasta Dough
Mushroom Cream Sauce
Rolling, Cutting & Cooking

Gnocchi, Gnocchi

Potato Gnocchi
Pumpkin Ricotta Gnocchi
Herb Pesto Cream

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