Cuisine: Italian

Baked Calzone

Baked Calzone

  I like making calzones. It’s fun to twist the edges over and make these pillows of pizza. You don’t need the same quantity of ingredients as you do in a pizza and individualizing them for each person is nice too.     I portion […]

Garlic Shrimp with Bacon Risotto

Garlic Shrimp with Bacon Risotto

      I didn’t always like risotto. In fact in my younger years I hated it because I was used to rice. Having been born in Colombia my mum cooked several Colombian dishes, especially rice, and I liked the way rice wasn’t thick, but […]

Rustic Chicken Cacciatore

Rustic Chicken Cacciatore

    So what’s the difference between this dish and my Chicken Cacciatore? Well this one cooks a little faster, uses fresh ripe tomatoes instead of sauce and boneless skinless chicken thighs instead of the thigh and leg cut. The sauce is a little sweeter […]

Chicken and Broccoli Pasta in Artichoke and Asiago Cheese Sauce

Chicken and Broccoli Pasta in Artichoke and Asiago Cheese Sauce

  This dish was created out of necessity! I had a lot of a little bit. A little bit of broccoli, a little bit of peppers, a little bit of chicken breasts, a small bag of pasta…you get my point.  This is such a quick […]

Artichoke and Asiago Sauce/Dip

Artichoke and Asiago Sauce/Dip

  This is an amazing sauce that can be made in large batches and used in several different recipes, including my Chicken and Broccoli pasta. Quick to make in a pinch or to have on hand, either way this is a recipe you’ll be making often. If […]


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