Italian Spread Recipes


Pesto Torte

By ANN MORELL
Pesto anything is good by me, but this one is *really* good.

Smoked Mozzarella Fonduta

By Stefanie Wilson
If you've ever been to Olive Garden and had this appetizer, then you know it's wonderful....

Tomato Sauce (Gravy) As taught to me by Fran Mestichelli

By joeyjoan K
This is more method then a recipe so I am going to write this in a...

Homemade Ricotta

By Joanne Bellezza-Loughlin
This is Ina Garten's (Barefood Contessa) recipe for homemade ricotta. It's so easy to make...

Darlene’s Sautéed Sofrito * All Purpose Marinade, Paste and...

By Darlene Lopez
This marinade differs from most because it requires sauteeing veggies first! Now all of your food...

Spinach Pesto

By Cynthia Schrage
This is a combination of recipes I discovered on the web when I had a ton...

SPAMPRESE SAMMICH

By Sherri Williams
Yet another SPAM recipe!!! This is my twist on a Caprese Salad...of course I love...

Home Made Marinara

By Maggie May Schill
I've been trying to be very conscious lately about the food I buy. I'm trying to...

Pizza ala' Shelia and Patrick

By Shelia Senghas
I made pizza dough from my Kitchen Aid booklet. This is my first try making pizza....

Accent

By Bobbi Gulla
I use this on everything!!! I mean evrything, meat, chick, fish, vegetables, fruits. My Grandmon used...

HOMEMADE SPAGHETTI SAUCE

By Lyn Starr
I didn't have anymore sauce in the pantry, so had to make some! It is...

Richards Sicilian Caponata

By JoSele Swopes
This one of our friends favorite family dishes he grew up with. His grandmother used...

Homemade Ricotta , Millie's

By Millie Johnson
I made this cheese using the whey (liquid) that was leftover from making mozarella. I use...

What is Heavy Cream?

By JoSele Swopes
Functions and Uses Heavy cream, or heavy whipping cream, is used for filling baked goods and...

Salt - The Spice of Life

By JoSele Swopes
For every meal there is one thing people generally reach for before they even take a...

Always Good Tuna Dip

By Pamela Rappaport
I used to prepare this all the time when entertaining and it was always popular. The recipe...

Italian flavored butter

By Kathy Van Houten
This is good on loaves of french or Italian bread served with spaghetti

Hidden Anchovy Caesar Salad Dressing

By Monette Noland
For those who just do not like anchovies and/or are not comfortable with raw eggs in...

Italian’O compound butter

By Irisa Raina 9
Try this on homemade garlic bread, on baked potatoes, chicken, cooked pasta, etc. Let your imagination run...

Chard and Basil Pesto with Toasted Almonds

By Tammy Brownlow
I had an explosion of Swiss Chard in my garden this year. I came up...

Homemade Ricotta Cheese

By Jen Smallwood
another simple ricotta recipe... this one is very good for baking with... recipe source: my girlfriend's mother...

Fig, Caramelized Onion & Gorgonzola Crostini

By Cheryl DeQuattro
A friend gave me this recipe about 10 years ago. I tweaked it a little. It's...

Basil and Toasted Almond Pesto

By Kathy W
Always grow basil hanging baskets every year. Always have more than I can use. This is...

Apple-Pecan Carrot Cake

By Pat Duran
Southern Living Magazine recipe. This cake has Mascarpone Frosting piled on top and Apple Cider Caramel Sauce...
What To Make With That Can of Condensed Milk

What To Make With That Can of Condensed Milk


Open the pantry and you’ll probably find a can of condensed milk on the shelf. It’s a baking staple, but what exactly is it? Sweetened condensed milk is made by heating milk and removing its water. Once reduced, it’s sweetened with sugar (lots of it). The final product is very thick, sweet, and fantastic in […]

8 Soup Recipes Made in a Slow Cooker

8 Soup Recipes Made in a Slow Cooker


When the weather is cooler, soup is a delicious addition to your weekly menu. Comforting and easy to make, on a cold night, these recipes will warm you up and are hearty. Serve with crusty bread and salad for dinner. Leftovers are an easy lunch. What’s the best part about these eight soup recipes? They […]

25 Desserts Made With Boxed Pudding

25 Desserts Made With Boxed Pudding


Boxed pudding is tasty and convenient. But, want to know how you can make it better? Transform it into a pie, cake, frosting, and even fruit salad. Who knew so many treats could start with a box of pudding? If you’ve been organizing your pantry and realize how many boxes of pudding were hidden, used […]