Arancini with Smoked Mozzarella and Basil

Arancini with Smoked Mozzarella and Basil
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Chicken Parmigiana

Chicken Parmigiana
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Ricotta Zeppole

Ricotta Zeppole
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Orecchiette with Sausage and Broccoli Rabe

Sausage and broccoli rabe is a great combination. Even if you are not a big broccoli rabe eater, you need to try them together. The contrast between the bitterness of the broccoli rabe and the sweet Italian sausage just works. One of my favorite sausages of all time...

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Aglio e Olio

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Beef Braciole

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Chicken Paillard with Arugula Salad

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