Recipe index

Welcome to my Quail Hollow Kitchen!  This is where you will find our favorite Italian family recipes that are sure to become your favorites as well!     


Top 5 Favorites

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

Top 5 Favorites

A cast iron skillet filled with browned chicken, red and yellow peppers and purple onions.

Skillet Mediterranean Chicken Recipe

A slice of ricotta pie topped with powdered sugar on a white plate in front of the remaining pie in a glass pie plate.

Sweet Italian Ricotta Pie ( Easy Traditional Recipe)

Four parmesan pork loin chops in a skillet with a white wine sauce and rosemary.

Garlic Parmesan Pork Chops with Rosemary

Bread wreath with a colored egg in the center.

Italian Easter Bread (Pane di Pasqua)

A baking dish with layered roasted potatoes.

Roasted Potatoes with Peppers, Onions and Parmesan

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Nonna’s Recipes

A bowl of zucchini, potato and carrot soup on a flowered blue placement.

Nonna’s Zucchini Potato Soup (Italian Recipe)

a white bowl of lentil and rice soup with a spoon in the bowl.

Classic Italian Lentil and Rice Soup (Lenticchie e Riso)

Closeup of sfingi covered in sugar

Sfingi di San Giuseppe

A white plate with artichokes cooked in a golden pastella

Sicilian Fried Artichoke Hearts


By Ingredient

Beef Pork Poultry Fish & Seafood

Grilled Stuffed Chicken Breast with Spinach and Cheese

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A cast iron skillet filled with browned chicken, red and yellow peppers and purple onions.

Skillet Mediterranean Chicken Recipe

A slice of ricotta pie topped with powdered sugar on a white plate in front of the remaining pie in a glass pie plate.

Sweet Italian Ricotta Pie ( Easy Traditional Recipe)

Four parmesan pork loin chops in a skillet with a white wine sauce and rosemary.

Garlic Parmesan Pork Chops with Rosemary

All the Latest

A cast iron skillet filled with browned chicken, red and yellow peppers and purple onions.

Skillet Mediterranean Chicken Recipe

A slice of ricotta pie topped with powdered sugar on a white plate in front of the remaining pie in a glass pie plate.

Sweet Italian Ricotta Pie ( Easy Traditional Recipe)

Four parmesan pork loin chops in a skillet with a white wine sauce and rosemary.

Garlic Parmesan Pork Chops with Rosemary

Bread wreath with a colored egg in the center.

Italian Easter Bread (Pane di Pasqua)

A baking dish with layered roasted potatoes.

Roasted Potatoes with Peppers, Onions and Parmesan

A layer cake with whipped cream and lemon curd between the layers and on top of the cake with a slice missing.

Limoncello Mascarpone Cake with Lemon Curd 

A mason jar of lemon curd next to lemons and white flowers.

How to Make Lemon Curd ( Easy 4 Ingredient Recipe)

Two chicken cutlets on a plate with 2 slices of lemon and parsley.

Chicken Limone (Pollo al Limone)


Dinner Recipes

A cast iron skillet filled with browned chicken, red and yellow peppers and purple onions.

Skillet Mediterranean Chicken Recipe

Four parmesan pork loin chops in a skillet with a white wine sauce and rosemary.

Garlic Parmesan Pork Chops with Rosemary

Two chicken cutlets on a plate with 2 slices of lemon and parsley.

Chicken Limone (Pollo al Limone)

Stuffed chicken breast on the grill with dark brown gill marks.

Grilled Stuffed Chicken Breast with Spinach and Cheese


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