Antica Macelleria Cecchini

Aug 13, 2013 by

This summer, on a much-needed vacation in Italy, the family and I drove to one of the most famous restaurants in Tuscany.  Antica...

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Lasagne Bolognese

Jan 27, 2012 by

As promised (although a few weeks late, a function of life, kids, the holidays, you know, the usual), the recipe for Lasagne...

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Bolognese Ragu

Oct 31, 2011 by

Bolognese is a classic ragu that originates from Bologna.  This is my “go-to” meat sauce.  It is probably the most...

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Saltimbocca Romana

May 25, 2011 by

Saltimbocca is a classic dish found throughout Italy.  It’s traditionally made with veal, but can also be made with chicken...

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Oxtail Stew, Roman Style ̵...

Mar 21, 2011 by

I know, oxtail does not sound that appealing, but once you try oxtail stew, your opinion of it just might change.  From there on out,...

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Beef Bourguignon

Mar 2, 2011 by

Beef Bourguignon is a great Sunday dinner dish that the whole family can enjoy.  This is definitely a winter or cold weather meal.  I...

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Braised Beef Short Ribs with P...

Feb 19, 2011 by

Today I am making the perfect dish for this wet, dreary weather.  It’s a heart warming, stomach filling favorite, braised beef...

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Braciole

Jan 31, 2011 by

I walked into the local Whole Foods the other day without a clue as to what to make for dinner.  I made my way to the meat department...

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