Caponata, a Sicilian Eggplant Dish

Caponata, a Sicilian Eggplant Dish

Caponata, a Sicilian Eggplant Dish is one of the staple vegetable dishes of Sicily.  This delicious vegetable medley combines eggplant, tomatoes, and celery with olives and pignoli nuts, all mixed with a sweet and sour sauce  then finally topped with fresh basil.  Traditionally, the eggplant is fried in oil before it is mixed with the […]

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Roasted Red and Yellow Peppers, Italian Style

Roasted Red and Yellow Peppers, Italian Style

Roasted Red and Yellow Peppers, Italian Style.  Roasted peppers are one of the staples of rustic Italian cooking.  They are an add on, and addition to many  dishes, a essential recipe that goes the distance.  Peppers paired with eggs, on top of  a pizza, on a panini, added to an antipasto tray….the list can go […]

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Stuffed Tomatoes, Summertime treat

Stuffed Tomatoes

Stuffed Tomatoes, are perfect for summer side dishes, for appetizers or for a nice summer lunch.  Tomatoes, zucchini, and eggplant, to name a few, are great vessels for all different delicious fillings.  Todays version of the very versatile tomato is a vegetarian alternative, one that takes little time to prepare,  filled with a tasty combination […]

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