Tag: Italian

Slow Roasted Italian Pork

Slow Roasted Italian Pork

Make-ahead, super tender and succulent pork in a thick, rich Italian tomato sauce.

Lasagna Soup

Lasagna Soup

I was a little concerned one evening last weekend as I served this Lasagna Soup. It wasn’t the soup that was the problem, it was the fact that it was the fourth time in 5 days that I was serving the same thing. Yikes! I wondered if there’d be […]

Italian Chicken Caprese

Italian Chicken Caprese

This Italian Chicken Caprese comes together in under an hour! It’s fresh and full of authentic Italian flavor! Have you ever noticed; there’s a certain cuisine that’s universally popular? Everyone seems to go crazy over it; old folks, wee ones and all those in between. Diners […]

Roasted Shrimp with Orzo

Roasted Shrimp with Orzo

  We spent a fun, relaxed Fourth of July weekend with family at a lovely lake, not too far from home. We shared in the cooking responsibilities and I looked forward to see what my daughter-in-law, Lindsay would make on her evening for “dinner duty”. […]

Independence Day Greetings and an All-Time Cafe Favorite; Tuscan Tomato & Fresh Mozzarella Skewers w/ Basil Oil

Independence Day Greetings and an All-Time Cafe Favorite; Tuscan Tomato & Fresh Mozzarella Skewers w/ Basil Oil

Wishing you festive holiday greetings as, here in the U.S.A, we commemorate our 237  years of national independence. Just as many of you will be spending time away from home with family and friends to celebrate this patriotic holiday , so will we here at The Café. […]

Shitake Bolognese

Shitake Bolognese

I shared on Monday that we were anxiously awaiting the birth of a baby granddaughter and I’m pleased to tell you that, we’re still waiting! Impatiently?  Just a little, perhaps it will be today, or maybe tomorrow, but whenever the big day arrives, we’re quite confident […]