Italian sunday gravy - the classic marinara sauce.
Posted in Italian Cuisine Sauces & Gravy

Sunday Gravy – The Classic Italian Marinara Sauce

There are few sensory pleasures in life that can compare to the wonderful aroma of a simmering marinara sauce. Early every Sunday morning, my Parents…

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The Talisman Italian Cook Book by Ada Boni, as published in 1950.
Posted in Cookbooks Italian Cuisine

The Talisman Italian Cook Book by Ada Boni 1950

After a long search, I found a true Italian family treasure: My Parent’s copy of the Talisman Italian Cook Book from the 1950 printing. This…

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Pizza Rustica, also known as Italian Easter Pie.
Posted in Classics & Special Meals Italian Cuisine

Pizza Rustica or Italian Easter Pie

“Pizza Rustica”. The name conjures up thoughts of amazing Easters-past when my grandmother, Mary Esposito, would create this layered & weighty delicacy to share with…

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