Snaps’n’Snippets of Italian primi!
Italy is characterized by starting off each meal with delicious first courses, or primi. Oftentimes a primo and salad can be enough for a whole meal. Only rarely will you see Italians skip their scrumptious primo!
It’s September so we’re now enjoying the last of our summer zucchini; a luscious sauce with pancetta, Parmesan & onion.
Spaghetti with Gorgonzola and sage…
Spaghetti with mazzancolle; delicious Italian shrimp.
Buratta-stuffed ravioli with pan-seared cherry tomatoes…
Ravioli Caprese, a signature dish from the island of Capri, are stuffed with mozzarella cheese, a soft caciotta cheese, eggs and fresh marjoram.
A scrumptious homemade pasta with wild asparagus and guanciale from a casareccio restaurant in the countryside outside of Norcia.
Risotto alla pescatore…seafood risotto…from il Moro restaurant in Fiumicino.