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Slices of grilled pork tenderloin on a cutting board.
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Easy Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Garlic Honey Mustard Rub

grilled shrimp on a blue plate with lemons.
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Easy Grilled Shrimp with Lemon, Garlic & Honey Marinade

Italian Apple Cake dusted with powdered sugar on a wooden cake plate.
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Easy Italian Apple Cake with Olive Oil (Torta di Mele)


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Crostini tipped with crumbled gorgonzola and roasted red peppers on a black plate.

Easy Gorgonzola Crostini with Roasted Red Pepper

A slice of almond cake with a strawberry on a piece of parchment paper on a gold glass plate.

Best Italian Almond Cake (Torta di Mandorle Recipe)

A white plate with artichokes cooked in a golden pastella

Sicilian Fried Artichoke Hearts

A martini glass filled with a dark Liqueur next to a crystal bowl of dark candied cherries.

Black Manhattan Cocktail Recipe (AKA a Sicilian Manhattan)

A medium rare roast beef on a white plate, half of which is sliced.

Top Round Roast Beef

A square plate of cookies stuffed with jam and Nutella.

Pizzicati (Italian Pinch Cookies)

Smoked Chicken Legs on a wooden board with parsley and spilled spice rub.

The Best Smoked Chicken Legs

Eggplant appetizer in a bowl and on a crostini.

Caponata a Sicilian Eggplant Appetizer

Chocolate dipped cannoli shell filled with ricotta and chocolate chips and topped with a cherry surrounded by other cannoli.

Cannoli Filling Recipe

Raw small homemade gnocchi shaped pasta on a cookie sheet.

Homemade Gnocchetti Pasta (Malloreddus or Gnocchetti Sardi)


Dinner Recipes

Slices of grilled pork tenderloin on a cutting board.

Easy Grilled Pork Tenderloin with Garlic Honey Mustard Rub

grilled shrimp on a blue plate with lemons.

Easy Grilled Shrimp with Lemon, Garlic & Honey Marinade

A blue bowl of tender white fish in a stew of potatoes, cheery tomatoes and black olives on a table with sliced bread.

Pesce alla Ghiotta (Sicilian Fish with Potatoes and Olives)

A bowl of pasta alla norma, pasta with a tomato and eggplant sauce topped with grated cheese.

Sicilian Pasta alla Norma with Fried Eggplant


Appetizer Recipes

grilled shrimp on a blue plate with lemons.
Appetizer Recipes | Dinner Recipes | Fish and Seafood Recipes | Grill | Recipes

Easy Grilled Shrimp with Lemon, Garlic & Honey Marinade

Grilled lollipop lambchops on a silver plate.
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Easy Grilled Lollipop Lamb Chops with Garlic, Lemon and Mint

Crostini tipped with crumbled gorgonzola and roasted red peppers on a black plate.
Appetizer Recipes | Oven | Recipes

Easy Gorgonzola Crostini with Roasted Red Pepper

A white dish of shrimp with a breadcrumb topping and lemon slices.
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Baked Shrimp Oreganata with Lemon Garlic Breadcrumbs


Breakfast Recipes

A pile of muffins with mini chocolate chips in them in yellow and green muffin wrappers.

Chocolate Chip Zucchini Muffins

Chocolate chip muffins

Chocolate Chip Muffins with Yogurt

A slice of vegetable cheese and meat frittata with parsley.

Easy Oven Baked Vegetable, Meat (Pancetta) and Cheese Frittata Recipe

perfectly golden egg strata with sausage in a white casserole dish

Easy Sausage and Cheese Strata


Dessert Recipes

Italian Apple Cake dusted with powdered sugar on a wooden cake plate.
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Easy Italian Apple Cake with Olive Oil (Torta di Mele)

A slice of ricotta pie topped with powdered sugar on a white plate in front of the remaining pie in a glass pie plate.
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Sweet Italian Ricotta Pie ( Easy Traditional Recipe)

A layer cake with whipped cream and lemon curd between the layers and on top of the cake with a slice missing.
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Limoncello Mascarpone Cake with Lemon Curd 

A mason jar of lemon curd next to lemons and white flowers.
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How to Make Lemon Curd ( Easy 4 Ingredient Recipe)