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italian

  • Recipes

    Bacon and Parmesan Pasta

    Ever since Saturday at Casa Cosenza, I’ve been in a Italian mood. What better way to be Italian than with a hearty bowl of pasta. I was trying to find a…

  • Restaurant Spotlight

    Casa Cosenza

    Tucked into a small shopping plaza off of Tampa Road in Oldsmar, you’ll find this family owned, authentic Italian piece of paradise, Casa Cosenza. I had the great honor of dining…

  • Recipes

    Spaghetti Squash “Pasta”

    In an attempt to make healthier dinners for J. and myself, and to make sure we are getting our daily servings of vegetables, I am always looking for new ways to…

  • Recipes

    Classic Meatballs

    Over the years, I’ve taken a stab at many a recipe, some turn out successful, and some not so successful. One thing I have never attempted to make before was meatballs.…

  • Recipes

    Pasta e Fagioli

    I love pasta e fagioli and will order it anytime I see it on the menu. I tend to go towards more cream based soups rather than broth based soups, but…

  • Recipes

    Chicken Saltimbocca

    Only in the past couple of years have I really begun to love Italian food. That being said, I’ve tried and made the well known classics – lasagna, spaghetti and meatballs,…

  • Food Facts

    Oh My Mozzarella

    My love for cheese goes beyond what words can describe. Last summer, J. and I went to Italy and that is where my love of Mozzarella cheese truly blossomed. A classic…