Shopping Tips

Italian food is about simplicity and letting the ingredients shine. So make sure you get ingredients that are great quality and flavor. Farmers markets and specialty stores will have great produce and products. Just be sure to have some great olive oil.

Cooking How-tos

Unlike other highly regarded cuisines, Italian cooking is usually simple to make with many dishes having only 4 to 8 ingredients. Italian cooks rely chiefly on the quality of the ingredients rather than on elaborate preparation.

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from NJ, USACannoli2 eggs, well beaten1/2 c. sugar1/4 c. melted butter or margarine1/4 c. vegetable oil1/4 tsp. baking soda1 tsp. cinnamon1 tbsp. white vinegar3 tbsp. cold water1 1/2 c. flourBlend ingredients together, adding one at a ...
For Cannoli: In large bowl, combine flour, 1/4 C. sugar, cinnamon & salt. Cut in shortening till mixture is like small peas. In small bowl, combine eggs, water & vinegar. Add to flour mixture, till dough forms a ball. On lightly floured surface, ...
Ingredients: -----Pastry----- 2 Cup Flour 1 Tsp Salt 2 Tbsp Sugar 2 Tbsp Soft Butter, Cut Into Small Pieces 1 Egg, Beaten 10 Tbsp White Wine Oil For Frying 5 -Inch Long X 1-Inch In Diameter Cannoli Forms Or Pieces Of Dowel . -----Cream Filling----- ...