Tag: Italian Food Guide

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    Explore The Culinary Side Of Italy With This Little Food Guide

    But, the Northern Italian dishes – heavy on the butter, skip the olive oil, and make it creamy – are served from New York to New Dehli. Yes, you can go to India and get Fettucine Alfredo any time you want. Let’s not forget about Napoleon’s birthplace either. Sicilian sauces are one of the best […]

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    Have You Ever Tried Gnocchi? Here Are A Few Different Recipes

    Spinach Gnocchi Ingredients: 1 cup spinach 5 gnocchi 1 oz Romano Cheese Dash of sage Preparation: Making this dish is simplicity itself. Mix the spinach with a little water and then puree to desired consistency. Steam the gnocci by sprinkling them with water and placing into the microwave for 1 minute. Then mash the gnocchi […]

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    How To Make A Perfect Neapolitan Pizza

    If you want to make your own dough, it isn’t hard. Ingredients: 3 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tbsp sugar 1 tbsp yeast 1 tsp salt 1 cup water 1 1/2 tbsp olive oil Preparation: Microwave the water for 1 minute and set aside. Pour the flower into a medium-sized bowl (you want to have […]

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    How To Make The Perfect Risotto Milanese

    Ingredients: 5 cups chicken stock 1 cup Arborio rice 1 large onion 1/4 cup white wine 1/2 tsp saffron threads 2 tbsp butter 3 tbsp olive oil Preparation: Take a large skillet and add equal amounts of olive oil and butter. Northern Italian dishes tend to use butter, Southern ones use olive oil. Risotto uses […]

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    Make Your Own Pasta! Here´s How You Do It

    To make a small portion, start by mixing about 2 cups of multi-purpose flour with 1/3 teaspoon of table salt. Place this dry mixture on a pastry board. Next, pour 3 eggs into a bowl, add 1 tablespoon each of olive oil milk then beat until finely blended. Now add this egg blend to the […]

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    Italian Food – Terrific Tiramisu

    By most accounts a relatively recent invention, unlike the majority of Italian dishes which are centuries old, Tiramisu is thought to have come from an enlightened chef in Treviso. But whatever its origins, its true birthplace is the Hall of the Gods. For, this coffee and cream cheese dessert is simply heavenly. Here’s why… Ingredients: […]