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Italian Apple Desserts
These delicious apple desserts range from cakes, pies, and tarts, to cannoli and fritters, pastries, cakes, bread pudding and cupcakes.
Some useful food words or terms that you may find in
Italian recipes, while dining at an Italian restaurant, or traveling in Italy.
Glossary of Italian
KitchenAid? Pasta Extruder
Simple-to-use extruder attaches to any KitchenAid stand mixer to make large or small macaroni, fusilli (corkscrews), bucatini (thick hollow tubes), rigatoni (short ribbed tubes) or spaghetti.
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TARALLI - ITALIAN BREAD RINGS
Taralli, often called Italian wine pretzels, are a snack that is common to several regions of southern Italy.
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Italian Cream Cake
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Types of Pasta
Pasta Dough Recipes
Rolling and Cutting Pasta
Pasta Making Equipment
Braciole (brah-J'YOH-lee) are thin slices of meat, typically beef, pork, or chicken, that are rolled around a stuffing and fried.
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PENNE WITH BRUSSELS SPROUTS AND PANCETTA
Mixing vegetables with pancetta is a classic Italian combination. In this recipe it creates a delicious sweet and salty flavor combination.
PIZZA TOPPING RECIPES