Quick & Easy Italian Sauce Spread Recipes


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Italian Essentials: Pizza Dough Seasoning Mix

By Andy Anderson !
I think that we can agree that the pizza crust can make or break a good...
Jun 3, 2021

Basic Pesto

By ANN MORELL
I love pesto! This is quick and easy... and really good!
May 28, 2021

Caprese Chicken Stacker With Reduced Balsamic

By Stephanie Beacham
I just made this last weekend. Salt and pepper chicken with fresh mozzarella, tomato, basil &...
May 6, 2021

Italian Essentials: Rossa Sauce

By Andy Anderson !
This is a tomato-based sauce where the spices are adjusted to compliment poultry dishes. For example,...
Aug 6, 2020

Homemade Pesto

By Kitchen Crew
Wondering what to make with all your fresh basil? Try pesto! aromatic basil is mixed with...
Jul 26, 2020

Abeula's Lasagna Sauce

By Natalie Loop
This is a great sauce for many Italian dish options. Not like a spaghetti sauce it's...
Jul 13, 2020

Zucchini Sauce for Pasta

By Sherry Blizzard
So simple and yet so silky and elegant. I learned to make this from Chef...
Jul 6, 2020

Pasta Essentials: Garlic Parmigiano Sauce

By Andy Anderson !
Here is an amazing parmesan sauce with the beautiful flavors of mellow baked garlic, salt, pepper,...
Jan 27, 2020

Smoked Mozzarella Fonduta

By Stefanie Wilson
If you've ever been to Olive Garden and had this appetizer, then you know it's wonderful....
Jan 26, 2020

Cube Steak Parmesan Over Spaghetti

By Michael Jordan
A true Italian palate pleaser... So simple to make and can be altered to anyone's tastebuds.
Jan 11, 2020

Homemade Creamy Alfredo Sauce

By Sabrina Nichols
I have used this recipe for 12 years... it is the best Alfredo sauce. It easy...
Jan 1, 2020

Italian Essentials: Sardinian Pizza Sauce

By Andy Anderson !
This is a simple sauce with a minimum of ingredients, and about a 1-hour cook time....
Nov 2, 2019

Italian Essentials: Awesome Marinara Sauce

By Andy Anderson !
I learned this recipe from my Aunt Josephine, and over the decades it still cannot be...
Oct 1, 2019

Italian Vinaigrette

By Francine Lizotte
Quick and easy to make, this tasty homemade Italian Vinaigrette is sure to enhance your green...
Jun 18, 2019

Italian Essentials: Spicy Dry Mix

By Andy Anderson !
Whenever I can, I do my best to make things from scratch. This might not always...
May 9, 2019

Dressing Essentials: Balsamic, Dijon, Vinaigrette

By Andy Anderson !
Had a good friend bring over a bunch of fresh greens and herbs from her garden,...
Apr 19, 2019

Italian Essentials: Awesome Pizza Sauce

By Andy Anderson !
I love my pizza, and I love my sauces… this is a great sauce that has...
Feb 11, 2019

Italian Essentials: Tomato Bruschetta Topping

By Andy Anderson !
I love a good bruschetta topping. Place it on some diagonal slices of artisan bread, a...
Oct 24, 2018

Sauce Essentials: Hazan’s Butter Tomato Sauce

By Andy Anderson !
“Today, we are going to make a tomato sauce,” my instructor said at the Culinary Institute....
Sep 25, 2018

Pizza Essentials: The Ultimate Sweet Pizza Sauce

By Andy Anderson !
I have two favorite pizza sauces, one is a tart sauce that I have already posted,...
Jun 14, 2018

Italian Essentials: Aunt Josephine’s Seasoning Mix

By Andy Anderson !
I will admit, it is unquestionably easier to just buy this stuff at the store, and...
Dec 30, 2017

DIY Essentials: Passata di Pomodoro (Tomato Puree)

By Andy Anderson !
Okay, this is a recipe for late Summer, and early Autumn, when fresh garden tomatoes are...
Oct 23, 2017

Italian Essentials: Yummy Pizza White Sauce

By Andy Anderson !
If you are tired of red sauce on your pizzas, you might be interested in trying...
Aug 6, 2017

Quick Essentials: Down & Dirty Pizza Sauce

By Andy Anderson !
I have a favorite pizza sauce, but it takes a couple of hours to make. So,...
11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto

11 Recipes That Spotlight Pesto


Bright green in color, pesto is a classic northern Italian sauce. Traditionally made with basil, Parmesan, garlic, olive oil, and nuts (pine nuts or walnuts), it has a slightly grassy and nutty flavor. Easy to make at home, it’s versatile and quite tasty. We’re sharing pesto sauce from scratch recipes along with ways you can […]

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7 Summer Trifles

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