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Green Beans And Potatoes – Classic Recipe & 5 Delicious Variations

If you’re looking for simple, delicious, no-fuss dish that can be served in many different ways then you’ve got to try this green beans and potato salad! Slightly crunchy green beans are paired with soft potatoes and seasoned with delicious olive oil, vinegar and parsley dressing. Add finely chopped garlic if you like a bit …

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Caponata {Sicilian Eggplant Salad}

Eggplant Caponata or Aubergine Caponata is one of the golden staples of Sicilian cuisine. It’s one of the most famous appetizers that is never missing on a Holiday table, being that Christmas, Easter or a Birthday party. There are different versions of Caponata cooked in Palermo and Caponata from Catania. I’ll tell you all the …

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Caprese Salad {How Italians Make It}

Caprese Salad or Insalata Caprese or tomato, mozzarella and basil salad is a cult dish of Italian cuisine. It’s ready in less than 5 minutes and made with the most simple ingredients like sliced tomatoes and mozzarella cheese seasoned with basil leaves, oregano and extra virgin olive oil. Caprese salad originated in Campagna region on …

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Easy Zucchini Rolls with Ricotta & Pesto Sauce

My husband has been recently complaining that we have too much zucchini in the fridge. But if you think for a moment, how can you resist creamy zucchini pesto that can be used for pasta AND crostini, or pasta with zucchini, cherry tomatoes and bottarga. Or one of the summer favorites –  skinny vegetable lasagna? …

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Farro Salad with Arugula, Cherry Tomatoes & Shaved Parmesan Flakes

As the name implies Farro is a protagonist of this salad. If you are not familiar with it just YET, here’s a quick intro with all things significant. Like its taste, texture, origin, nutrition and use. Farro is a grain that has been grown and eaten for thousand years around the world. But it’s especially …

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Prosciutto, Grilled Peach & Burrata Salad

Another summer favorite is coming at you! If you loved prosciutto and peach bruschetta and that savory-sweet pairing you’ll be head over heels with this new summer salad. Mainly because of the magic milky touch of the Burrata cheese that takes prosciutto and grilled peach combo to a whole new level. Now, you might be …

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Bresaola & Arugula Salad with Lemon Dressing

Looking for a light, healthy homemade dinner recipe that’s ready in a snap of a finger? This lean, air-dried Bresaola beef with arugula, shaved Parmesan cheese and lemon dressing might be exactly for you are looking for! Bresaola is an Italian cured meat that has been air-dried and aged for 2-4 month. It’s super low …

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Strawberries, Balsamic & Mixed Greens

Strawberries with walnuts, mixed greens and aged balsamic vinegar is luxury in a bowl. Without exaggeration this salad is a celebration of colors and flavors. A celebration of summer after all!   During hot summer days it’s a perfect and refreshing side to go with grilled meat. But it’s also a light and flavorful stand …

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Italian Fruit Salad {Macedonia Di Frutta}

Macedonia di Frutta is an Italian name for the best in the world alternative to fresh fruits. Sweet and sour light lemon sauce brings any kind of fruit combination to the utter taste. Full of colors, full of vitamins regardless of the season. The best part? There are soooo many ways to enjoy it! Top …

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