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Italian Recipes

Whether you're in the mood for comforting lasagna or looking for an easy tomato sauce recipe, search these flavorful Italian recipes.

A bowl of Pasta Carbonara.

Pasta Carbonara

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By Marie E
When I was an Au Pair in France, the mother's side of the family was ...
(2 ratings)
A platter of Cucidates (Italian Firecrackers).

Cucidates (italian Firecrackers)

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By Barb Wandrey
My Great Grandma Huppenbauer made this recipe. Her maiden name was Gallo. She was very ...
(1 rating)

Tomato Basil Pasta

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By Barbara Lentz
Yummy pasta

Penne Gorganzola Bake

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By Barbara Lentz
Do not add salt until you have finished and tasted. The cheese makes this dish ...

Skinny Spaghetti Sauce

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By Carolyn Haas
I had no commercial spaghetti sauce, so pieced together several different recipes to come up ...
(1 rating)
Savory layered ingredients topped with a buttery pie crust.

Provolone, Salami And Spinach Pie

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By Sherry Blizzard
An easy Italian spinach pie that will delight your tastebuds. All that cheesy, spinach, ...
With prosciutto and Fontina cheese, this is a delicious Italian chicken dish from Valle d'Aosta!

Chicken Valdostana

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By Francine Lizotte
This is a great recipe to try. In less than 30 minutes, you can enjoy ...
Italian Nut Rolls on a cooling rack.

Italian Nut Rolls/cookies

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By Elizabeth Fletcher
My mother got this recipe from a coworker many years ago. It takes a little ...
(1 rating)
A plate of Pat's Ricotta Cookies.

Pat's Ricotta Cookies

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By Patricia Dixon
Chilling the dough overnight helps these tender cookies keep their puffy shape during baking. A ...
(2 ratings)
Bowls of Chicken Florentine Soup.

Chicken Florentine Soup

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By Cathy Jacobsen
This recipe was inspired by a local Italian restaurant that we frequented often to get ...
(14 ratings)
Chicken Alfredo Pizza ready to be sliced.

Chicken Alfredo Pizza

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By Brandi Kirkpatrick
My family is a traditional pizza kind of family, but one of my brothers mentioned ...
(11 ratings)

Fast And Super Easy Italian Ravioli

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By Amy H.
This dish looks elegant on a plate. Perfect for a quick luncheon or dinner party ...
A quick and easy Creamy Carbonara recipe made with crisp bacon and sweet garlic with a simple creamy texture.  It is the ultimate Italian comfort dish recipe and one everyone should try.

Pasta Carbonara

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By Beth Pierce
Pasta Carbonara is a unique and easy pasta dish that combines linguine or spaghetti with ...
Italian pasta salad, plated.

Italian Pasta Salad

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By Teresa G.
This is one terrific pasta salad! It consists of rotini, cherry tomatoes, pepperoni, kalamata olives, ...
creamy ravioli

Creamy Ravioli With Spinach And Tomatoes

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By Susan Magness
This creamy ravioli with spinach and fresh tomatoes is a rustic home comfort food; the ...

Creamy Shrimp & Pasta

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By Nancy Metrick
This is a delicious comforting dish. Goes well with a mixed green salad with just ...
Texture inside Stefanie's Italian Ricotta Cookies.

Stefanie’s Italian Ricotta Cookies

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By Megan Kelly
My husband's cousin, Stef, gave me this recipe (hence the name). We add food coloring ...
(2 ratings)
This is a delicious dessert to put together when company comes calling!

Cannoli Dip

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By Tiphane Fleming
This is a go to recipe for me when I want something quick, easy, and ...
Chicken Parm, plated.

Shortcut Chicken Parmesan

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By Teresa G.
This recipe is so quick and easy, but also so very delicious. It's always been ...
(1 rating)
Farro & Turkey Stuffed Peppers.

Farro & Turkey Stuffed Peppers

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By Tiffany Pennington
I really enjoy stuffed peppers and tomatoes. I usually use ground beef and rice in ...
(3 ratings)
Spaghetti Squash Lasagna ready to serve.

Spaghetti Squash Lasagna

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By Mary Lou Ellis
I was trying to fix a gluten-free meal for my sister-in-law that was different from ...
(2 ratings)
Bowls of Orecchiette With Sausage and Broccoli.

Orecchiette With Sausage And Broccoli

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By Jennifer Chaiken
Orecchiette are little bowl-shaped pasta "ears" that hold creamy sauces very well. For this, I ...
(3 ratings)
Crock Pot Po' Boyx (or Italian Beef) Sandwich on a plate.

Crock Pot Po' Boys (or Italian Beef) Sandwiches

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By Paula Collier
Italian Beef is a popular food in these parts. Great on football Sundays.
(20 ratings)
Chicken Annabella on a plate with angel hair pasta.

Chicken Annabella

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By Lucille Hoerle
I had this at a local restaurant many years ago and loved it. I came ...
(26 ratings)