Stuffed Polenta Gnocchi

Gnocchi di Polenta Farciti This is a recipe from an old magazine I have, La Cucina Italiana . The issue is from November 5, 2002. I found the issue at a second hand store and it contains some wonderful, yummy recipes. My quick version of this recipe makes it a delicious, fast way to have […]
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This strawberry spinach salad is a great summer side to add to any grilled meal. It travels well so it’s an easy salad to bring to a picnic. It can be assembled ahead and won’t spoil. The dressing is simple. You can tweak it to your liking by substituting different seeds, vinegar or nuts. It
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Spaghetti with Oil and Garlic

spaghetti aglio olio Spaghetti with oil and garlic is delicate, but zesty. An easy, quick cook, it’s wonderful as a side dish or a vegetarian main dish. If you want to add some protein, serve it with strips of grilled chicken breast. (I usually use boneless chicken breasts, but skin-on chicken pie
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Torta di ricotta con lamponi ubriaco This ricotta cake with drunken raspberries is simple and fast. Now that it’s just my husband and I at home, I’ve tried to come up with desserts that don’t feed an army. We don’t need all that sitting around the house and I often just want enou
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