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Recipes from Various Countries and Ethnic Groups
In this section you will find some samples of recipes for a variety of countries and ethnic groups. The recipes can be viewed and printed...
Alfredo, and who on earth was he?
by Anna Maria Volpi
If you ask for Pasta Alfredo in a restaurant in Italy all you get from your waiter is a stare. Why is one of the most famous "Italian sauces" for pasta unknown in its country of origin?...
Five Tips From An Italian On A Mediterranean Diet
by Constance Weygandt
Growing up Italian, I marveled at the women and men, in my family, who cooked. Not only were they wonderful chefs but had a natural talent for balancing food groups...
Italian Cuisine: In The Heart Of Tuscany
by Terry Lowery
When an American conjures up an idea of "Italian cuisine," often what comes to mind is pasta, red sauce, and garlic bread. Pasta, no doubt, plays a large part in most traditional Italian regional cuisine, and few cultures know how to employ a tomato the way that Italians can...
Italian Cuisine: More Than Pasta
by Steve Wilcott
Go to any family restaurant with Italian dining in mind and you are likely to order chicken parmesan, pasta alfredo, spaghetti and meatballs, or maybe a pizza...
Italian Food...Buon Appetito!
by Juliana de Angelis
The pleasures and love of Italian cuisine are known the world over. Italian cookery and recipes vary from region to region, and on the whole it is very healthy and nutritious, using natural ingredients that are in season...
Italian Sweets
by Kirsten Hawkins
The regional cuisine of Italy is surely a delight to the senses. With the pasta, seafood, savory meats and cheeses, and delicious crusty breads, it is hard to stop yourself from eating until you are packed full. However, if you do not remember to save a little room, you may miss out on the best part: dessert...