Italian recipes

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In our Italian recipes section you can find famous italian recipes for pasta, chicken, lasagna, gnocchi, tiramisu, risotto and much more. All of our recipes have simple to follow instructions and most of them include a photo. Browse below for the latest recipes. If you can't find what you are looking for, try the search function above.

Spinach and ricotta lasagna recipe 

One of the best lasagna recipes, this delicious pasta dish is made with fresh spinach, leek and onion, ricotta cheese, parmesan cheese, mozzarella cheese and a homemade tomato sauce. The dish can be prepared in advance and baked when needed.
Tags: leek, spinach, ricotta cheese, parmesan cheese, tomato sauce 
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Shrimp arancini recipe 

Italian fried rice and cheese balls filled with a shrimp and cream mixture, great as an appetizer.
Tags: onion, shrimp, cream, parsley, rice 

Arancini (Risotto croquettes) recipe 

Arancini is an Italian croquette made with risotto and using various ingredients for stuffing. This recipe is for a mozzarella stuffed arancini. The recipe is simple to make and once the risotto is ready it requires just 4 to 5 minutes of frying. Arancini can be served as an appetizer, as a snack or even as a complete meal when served with a green salad.
Tags: onion, arborio rice, white wine, Parmesan cheese, mozzarella cheese 

Minestrone soup recipe 

Minestrone is a famous Italian vegetable and pasta soup, easy to make and ready in under 20 minutes.
Tags: marrow, cannellini beans, shallots, garlic, sage leaves 

Creamy Italian mushroom risotto recipe 

A simple, delicious Italian risotto dish using dried Italian mushrooms.
Tags: dried mushrooms, onion, parsley, Parmesan cheese, risotto rice 

Lasagna bolognaise recipe 

A traditional Italian dish, lasagna bolognaise is a dish that is made of layers of pasta, bolognaise and white sauce (bechamel). The dish is topped with grated Parmezan cheese and then cooked in the oven for 15 to 20 minutes. The lasagna can be prepared a day ahead, stored in the refrigerator and baked just before serving.
Tags: ground beef, onion, garlic, lasagna, tomato 

Basic Italian risotto recipe 

A basic risotto recipe, to be served as a complete meal or together with chicken or beef. The rice is very important in this recipe so make sure you use good quality Italian risotto rice.
Tags: risotto, carrot, celery, garlic, onion 

The best pasta with shrimp recipe 

This is our best pasta with shrimp (or prawns) recipe. The recipe is simply delicious, easy to make and ready in under 15 minutes. Fresh shrimps or prawns (with the head on) should be used for best flavor, but frozen ones will do just fine. The sauce is prepared while the pasta is cooking.
Tags: shrimp, shapghetti, cherry tomatoes, garlic, onion 

Pasta in sage and brown butter sauce recipe 

A simple, yet delicious pasta dish using butter and fresh sage as the main ingredients. The sauce has a brown color, hence its name. This brown color comes from the burned butter. The sauce and pasta take approximately the same amount of time to cook (around 10 minutes). The only preparation needed is to boil the water for cooking the pasta.
Tags: sage leaves, unsalted butter, chicken broth, pasta 

Lemon and garlic chicken recipe 

Chicken breasts marinaded in lemon juice and garlic, grilled, and served with a tomato basil sauce. Great as a main dish when served with a simple green salad and pasta or polenta.
Tags: chicken breast, lemon, garlic, parsley, tomatoes 

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