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Why Visit Verona…

I remember walking down a cobbled street looking around at the small boutique shops on either side of the road, marveling at how old these streets were – that the Romans probably trod on those very roads centuries ago, and there I was –…

September 5, 2017
HomeCooked Italian Vegetarian

Roasted Bell Pepper & Basil Pizza

It's been quite a while since I've been making pizzas from scratch. I'm kinda over the pizzas you get outside, except for of course Pizza Express, which I crave and love! Dominos has a floury crust, Pizza Hut's is too oily and Smokin Joes…

September 20, 2014
HomeCooked Italian Mains Pasta

Pasta in a Mushroom Cream Sauce

Don't you love mushrooms? I love them. I love their earthiness, their squishy texture, the fact that they marry so beautifully with garlic and butter. You can make them a starter, top a bruschetta with them, use them in pastas, warm salads, with umpteen…

June 8, 2014