Authentic Italian recipes from the old country and modern twists on old classics.
Here are some of our favourite ways to delight your family & friends. And please, send us your favourite recipes too, we’ll post them here.
A traditional dish that you would see on Christmas Eve.
There is nothing better than sitting down to an amazing meal with family.
Full of all of the delicious Fall flavours you’ve come to love, this salad is perfect as a meal or side, during the week or as a part of a family gathering.
It is that time again, back to school, parents rushing to get lunches ready, kids dressed and off to school they go. We have a great delicious idea that I am sure any of your kids will love in their lunches.
It has been a wonderful harvest of B.C. stone fruit and we are not wanting to waste an ounce of these. This nectarine, plum, and peach jam with vanilla bean is a great way to enjoy them after the season is over.
One of our favourite ways to pack lunches for kids and adults is creating a bento-box style lunch that includes a ton of delicious flavours!
Almost like an Italian antipasti platter wrapped together, the Muffaletta is one serious sandwich.
The flavor of the vegetable ragu combined with the Massimo's Sauce is utterly amazing, robust and oh so flavorful and married so well with the gluten free pasta.
These sliders were fantastic! Ao juicy, moist and flavorful hosting some amazing Asian spices and hand cut Arctic Char
A classic cake, popular in different Italian Regions with variations accordingly. A Pine Nut Cake with all the feels of your grandma’s cake.
These were a fantastic spin on regular cheese cake with a savory twist. Beautiful for those back yard gatherings easy to eat and so delicious!
Here is a classic Easter Italian dish, Wonderfully tender and juicy chicken thanks to the amazing free range organic chicken sold in the Italian Centre Shop,
Arctic Char is a beautifully succulent fresh and rich flaky fish full of nutrients and amazing flavor. Bake it in a Genovese pesto all wrapped in filo pastry and served on a bed of crispy skin and velvety parsnip potato puree'.
Tender steamed baby artichokes stuffed with an Italian breadcrumb mixture, giving loads of rich flavor and a melt in your mouth experience. This is a great way to start off that Italian meal you have so lovingly prepared, and so excited to share!
New Year's Eve is upon us and if you are hosting a party these cute and absolutely delicious Party Pizzette will be the hit of the night!
A classic Italian festive dish. Sure to bring a smile during the holiday festivities, loved by grown-ups and kids alike. A rich chocolate inner sanctuary nestling crispy cookies. This semi sweet dessert needs no baking & makes a beautiful gift.
Reminiscent of eastern European sour cabbage rolls this hearty platter affords the same great taste without the fuss of rolling each individually. Gluten-free buckwheat gives a nutty flavour and blends beautifully with digestive-supporting sour cabbage.
Perogies can take ages to make. Instead, use pasta shells to coddle your choice of savoury and sweet fillings. Perfect as a side dish or appetizer at your next holiday meal or party.
Typical of the Christmas season in Rome, this recipe perfected over generations, has zesty lemon, herbs & spices to brighten up any seasonal celebration. Succulent & simple.
A different type of spaghetti! The squash variety makes a beautiful bed for an exotic and creamy sauce, packed full of goodness from broccoli and chicken, with a little pepper kick. Gluten and dairy free too.
The Fall brings us all sorts of squash, that can be stored and enjoyed year round. This hearty medley of sweet squash, nutty lentils and piquant balsamic onions will enliven your taste buds and comfort your tummy. A great value meal for all the family.
Calling Nonna and Nonno - WE WANT YOUR RECIPES! Like this one for Lemon Cookies, a tradition handed down and perfected across generations. Perfect for breakfast or bedtime snack.
Celebrating local pulses, some of the world's finest. Locally grown lentils laced with fragrant spices, this soup cleanses from the inside and warms up cold days. Two recipes in one.
A hearty, comforting bowl of rosemary -infused beans, vegetables and pasta. Handed down the generations, this is a perfect go-to recipe on cooler days, that your wallet will love.