Category Archives: Italian

Creamy Tomato Alfredo Linguine

Is anybody still out there? I hope so. I’m so sorry for my exceedingly long absence from blogging. I truly feel awful about it, and I’m so happy and relieved to finally get something up, especially since it’s a favorite … Continue reading

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Pumpkin (or Sweet Potato) Gnocchi with Creamy Mushrooms

Tender pillows of pumpkin gnocchi (or sweet potato gnocchi) doused with creamy mushrooms.  A real treat in the Fall, or anytime! I think I was an Italian Nonna in a previous life.  You see, I have this uncanny ability to whip up perfect, … Continue reading

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Chicken Carrot Curry and Blintzes

Something new came up, and it’s a secret..well, it won’t be a secret in another second. It all started with bookmarks, 100’s of recipes bookmarked from so many fabulous food blogs. I have them sectioned off; Sweet – cakes, cookies, pies, … Continue reading

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Tiramisu with Homemade Mascarpone Cheese and Ladyfingers

Wow, this is a first; I think.  No  goofy, sarcastic play on words in my title, just the name of the recipes provided.  It’s really no big deal, but I loved the tiramisu in this challenge so much, that I wanted … Continue reading

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LEAVE THE GUN, TAKE THE CANNOLI

Who doesn’t love this line from The Godfather? Classic. Who doesn’t love a good cannoli? Hmm, I’m not 100% on that one. Yet. As I typed the title to this entry, one thought swam through my brain.  How many others … Continue reading

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