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Your place for traditional Italian recipes
Carnevale in Italy is similar to Mardi Gras in the US. It is a two to three week (sometimes longer) period of festivities before Ash Wednesday (40 days before Easter) and the beginning of the spiritual renewal period of Quaresima or Lent. The dates for Carnevale this year (2019) are February 16 through March 5.
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Some useful food words or terms that you may find in
Italian recipes, while dining at an Italian restaurant, or traveling in Italy.
This delicious sauce is a vegetarian twist on a classic Bolognese meat sauce.
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WHY DOES EVERYONE LOVE THE INSTANT POT?
Instant Pot Duo, the number 1 selling multi-cooker, replaces 7 kitchen appliances; it has the functions of a pressure cooker, slow cooker, rice cooker, steamer, sauté, yogurt maker & warmer.
In this recipe, orange juice
creates a delicious sauce
served over tender pieces of chicken.
These salad recipes feature vegetables and fruits are are more commonly available in the fall and winter months.
Turn a lean beef eye round into a tender and juicy, show-stopping dinner by simply stuffing it with a mixture of bacon,
mushrooms and spinach.