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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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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.
Vegetarian Bolognese Sauce
LEARN HOW TO MAKE
HOMEMADE PASTA
AND RAVIOLI
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ITALIAN ORANGE CHICKEN
In this recipe, orange juice
creates a delicious sauce
served over tender pieces of chicken.
WINTER SALADS
These salad recipes feature vegetables and fruits are are more commonly available in the fall and winter months. 
Homemade Limoncello
HOMEMADE LIMONCELLO
Beef Eye Round Roast Stuffed with Bacon, Mushrooms and Spinach
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.
Galani - Fried Carnival Pastries from Veneto