Grilled Italian Chicken alla Daniel

Well I called it that because I make this marinade with my Italian twist! For this recipe I used skinless chicken thighs but you can use whatever chicken pieces you prefer. I used 2-pounds of chicken for this recipe. I usually make extra as I just love this chicken for leftovers. I also make a […]

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Stuffed Eggplant

 I love eggplant and it’s one of those vegetables that we look at in the market and wonder,” what can I make with that?” Well, if you want to give eggplant a try, then check out my recipe for stuffed eggplant. It is easy to make and the ingredients are available in every market. My […]

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Mother’s Day Beef Tenderloin Steaks

  A wonderful main course for Mom on Mother’s Day Beef Tenderloin Steaks Recipe by Daniel Mancini if you want to prepare a delicious dinner for Mother’s Day and spend all your time talking with your Mom pampering her instead of dealing with the chaos of a crowded rush you in and out restaurant, here […]

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Steak Pizzaiola

If you walk into a home and you are hit with an incredible mouth watering aroma….you know Grandma is in the kitchen cooking. There are many ways to make this dish, this is the way I make it. For me this is the only way to make it. So good, simple and old school. The sauce is gonna […]

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Stuffed Eggplant

I love eggplant and I am in love with stuffed eggplant. This is an easy recipe and the ingredients are available in every market. Like I say, simple ingredients make real food. You’ll need: 1/2 cup minced onion 4-garlic cloves minced 1/2 lb ground beef 1/2 lb italian sweet sausage meat 1-Eggplant cut in half, the […]

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Rustic Skillet Chicken

What can I say about this recipe that the photo doesn’t already say? Maybe prepare yourself to be transported to Nonna’s Country side Home? You’ll need: 1-whole chicken, dried with paper towels and cut into 8 pieces, seasoned with salt and pepper 1-28oz. can San Marzano tomatoes, crushed by hand 1-large onion, chopped 6-garlic cloves, halved 1/4-cup extra-virgin olive […]

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Family Style Rustic Braciole

Prepare yourself for what will be a mind blowing food experience…..with just a couple of ingredients and a couple of hours, your home will be filled with an aroma that will make you think you have been transported to an Italian Grandmother’s home in Naples, Italy, on a Sunday afternoon. The sauce created here will also […]

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Pork Osso Buco

My Pork Osso Buco. I call it my Osso Buco because this is my recipe for a Osso Buco braised in tomatoes. In the end the pork shank is gonna be tender and so delicious but the sauce, well, this sauce is gonna be mind blowing. I serve mine with shaved reggiano and a hearty […]

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Authentic Bolognese Sauce

This is a authentic Bolognese sauce perfect for a Sunday project. Yes, this sauce takes hours to make but when it’s done you will fall in love with it. I served mine with a homemade tagliatelle. I do recommend this pasta for this dish and there are many available in the market. You’ll need: 3 […]

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