italian food Tag

29 Jan

Sweet Heart Pasta

Here's a sneak peek for all our readers. This will air on The Daily Buzz national morning show on Valentine's Day, but here's the scoop. We did a lovely fresh pasta dish using our basic pasta recipe.  We then added some garlic, shallots, wine, olive...

31 Aug

Clams with White Wine Sauce

Clams with White Wine Sauce  [tweetmeme source=”WCWD” only_single=false] One of my favorite dishes; pure, simple and delicious like so much Italian cuisine. The key is fresh, fresh, fresh! I also like to drizzle about a tablespoon of Alfredo sauce on top for a  little extra creamy goodness. Fresh...

26 Aug

Back to the Menu!

It's back to the menu after our radio break with Fennel and Leek Saffron Risotto.  [tweetmeme source=”WCWD” only_single=false] Fennel and Leek Saffron Risotto 1 cup Arborio (or other short grain risotto rice) Rice ½ teaspoon saffron threads 2 leeks, thinly cut-white parts only (about ½ cup) ½ bulb thinly sliced fennel (about ¾...

15 May

Real Italian Heroes

There is no denying the popularity of Italian cuisine. But why do we love it? I think because true Italian cuisine is, very simply put, real food. It is about getting the freshest ingredients and preparing them as you need them; insuring their vibrancy and...