Time needed: 45 minutes

Castagnole

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

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...

Risotto alla Milanese

Tidbits...There are several legends regarding this king of risotto. The most probable one is that its gold color was the  symbol of the wealth and...

Chocolate Chip Brownies

Tidbits...Rich, moist, double chocolate.  Enough said!...

Stuffed Zucchini Boats

TidbitS...Zucchini doesn't have to be boring. These little boats can be made ahead of time and baked at the last minute....

Red Snapper with Scallions and Orange Sauce

Tidbits...this oven fish is mild and very tasty!   The orange adds the right "zip"...