Stewed Chicken with Fresh Peas in a White Wine Sauce

Stewed Chicken with Fresh Peas in a White Wine Sauce

Stewed Chicken with Fresh Peas in a White Wine Sauce.  It’s Spring and in the world of food that means it is the season for fresh peas.  We buy pounds of fresh peas from our farmer’s market each Spring  that I laboriously  shuck and freeze.  This labor of love provides us peas for a year, […]

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Boiled Beef Italian Style, Bollito

Boiled Beef Italian Style, Bollito

Boiled Beef Italian Style, Bollito.  This is a dish that I have grown to appreciate and respect living in Italy.   In the Veneto, there are restaurants noted just for their preparation of “Bolito misto,” a varieties of boiled meats.  At these restaurants, a cart filled with boiled meats is wheeled and carved table side […]

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Pasta with Prosciutto in Pink Sauce

Pasta with Prosciutto in Pink Sauce

Pasta with Prosciutto in Pink Sauce, one of my very favorite pasta dishes.  This flavorful pasta, has the saltiness of the prosciutto, combined with tomato sauce and  light sweetness of fresh cream.  The addition of  fresh cream gives the sauce  it’s beautiful pink hue , the more cream ,the pinker the color and the sweeter […]

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