Tag: spaghetti

CHICKEN PARMESAN with CHERRY TOMATOES

INGREDIENTS: 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil, divided (plus more if needed) 1 sweet onion, finely chopped 2 cloves of garlic, finely chopped 6 (14-oz.) cans cherry tomatoes, divided (such as Mutti; you can purchase on Amazon) 1 bunch fresh basil roughly chopped 1 -4 oz. box fresh mushrooms salt and pepper to taste 1 tsp. Italian …

SPAGHETTI BOLOGNESE

One Dish Meal! The sweetest of the carrots adds just the right flavor to this simple, yet hardy meal.  This dish also gets it’s classic richness from the ground pork.  So delicious, even as leftovers! INGREDIENTS: (Serves 6) 1 lb. good ground pork 1 lb. favorite spaghetti (I used thin: Cooked according to directions) 2 cans …

BRACIOLE STUFFED WITH ITALIAN SAUSAGE

Here is my simple version of Braciole.  Traditionally, it is made with graded cheese, Italian bread crumbs, parsley, and garlic stuffing.  I had lots of great Italian sausages, so I stuffed it with that.  You can use any of these variations and it’s simply delicious!     1  1/2 lb. beef top round, sirloin, or …

QUICK SHRIMP & MUSHROOM MARINARA

If you love mushrooms like I do, this quick marinara sauce is perfect!  With the addition of good shrimp, the outcome will please the best of palates! 3 T olive oil 1/2 sweet onion, diced 1 yellow bell pepper, diced 1 pint cherry tomatoes 1 pint baby bella mushrooms, sliced 3 cups tomato sauce 1 …

BOLOGNESE SAUCE WITH PENNE

4 T extra virgin olive oil, divided 1 pound ground sirloin 4 cloves garlic, crushed 1 T dried oregano 1/4 tsp. hot pepper flakes 1 C Chianti 1  28 oz. size can crushed tomatoes 2 T tomato paste 1 T salt 1 1/2 tsp ground pepper 1 lb. penne pasta 1/4 tsp. ground nutmeg 1/4 …