Level: Easy

Castagnole

Tidbits... Castagnole are typical sweets for Carnevale.  By tradition they can be dipped in zabaione or melted dark chocolate....

Chiacchiere (Frappe)

Tidbits... These are traditional Carnevale sweets. For a treat even more tempting they can be dipped in melted chocolate or zabaione....

Spinach Ricotta Pie

Tidbits....This pie is always the first dish to disappear on my buffet table.   It is savory and light and almost looks "too good" to...

Pearl Barley soup with Barlotti beans and Spinach

Tidbits...Pearl barley does not require a pre-soak and cooks in less than a half hour. This creamy soup is fast to prepare and filling....

Manhattan Clam Chowder

Tidbits...It is worth a trip to your local fish market for fresh clams.  The end result is far superior for this hardy, robust  chowder.  I...

Boston Clam Chowder

Tidbits..This hearty soup originates in New England.   It is worth a trip to the fish market for fresh clams.  It only takes 10 minutes to...