Entrees

Calzone

Calzone

Serves 1 Ingredients Ingredients Ricotta filling:       5½ cups (one 3 lb. container) Ricotta Tenera®, Sopraffina® or Dolce       5½ cups (2.15 lb.) Grande Mozzarella cheese, shredded       ¾ cup (3.25 oz.)Grande Romano cheese, grated       1/3 cup (.67 oz.) Parsley, fresh, minced       1/3 cup (.67 oz.) Black pepper, freshly ground 7-inch circles PizzaMore »

Fettuccine Alfredo

Fettuccine Alfredo

Yield: 4 servings 1¾ cups heavy cream, divided 6 tablespoons unsalted butter? 8 ½ ounces grated Parmesan cheese? 1 teaspoon kosher salt? Cracked black pepper to taste? Combine 1¼ cups cream with the butter in a large sauté pan. Heat over a low flame, whisking until the butter melts and the cream comes to aMore »

Hot Sauce & Bourbon Scented Apple, Scallion, & Rosemary Jus for Poultry

Hot Sauce & Bourbon Scented Apple, Scallion, & Rosemary Jus for Poultry

Ingredients 3 lb. turkey (or chicken) bones 1/2 cup grapeseed oil 6 garlic cloves, roughly chopped 2 onions, roughly chopped 4 stalks celery, roughly chopped 3 carrots, roughly chopped 18 apples, roughly chopped 2 bunches scallions, roughly chopped 24 black peppercorns 6 bay leaves 3 cups Texas Pete® Original Hot Sauce 1 cup bourbon 1/2More »

Texas Pete® Turkey Hot Brown

Texas Pete® Turkey Hot Brown Featuring Roasted Tomato, Bacon, & Texas Pete® Mornay Sauce Atop Cheddar & Chive Biscuits

Hot Brown Ingredients Cheddar & chive biscuits, cut in half (see recipe) Turkey, roasted & sliced Roma tomatoes, cut in half, slow roasted 25-30 minutes Bacon, thick-cut, cooked until crispy Swiss cheese Texas Pete® Mornay Sauce (see recipe) Parmesan cheese Parsley, fresh, chopped Scallions, bias cut Mornay sauce Ingredients: 3 tablespoons butter 3  tablespoons flour saltMore »

Fettuccine with Shrimp and Peppers

Yield: 4 servings (scale up in direct proportion) ¼ cup olive oil 1 cup each red, green and yellow bell peppers cut into ¼-inch strips 8 ounces fettuccine pasta 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 pound medium shrimp (31-35) shelled, deveined and butterflied ¼ teaspoon crushed red pepper flakes ½ cup torn fresh basil In aMore »

Eggplant Parmesan

Eggplant Parmesan

Ingredients 3 medium eggplants, about 2 pounds Olive oil-flavored cooking spray 1 ounce dried basil 4 ounces parmesan cheese, grated 48 ounces marinara sauce 1 ounce Italian seasoning 2 pounds no-cook lasagna noodles 2 pounds ricotta cheese 1 pound shredded mozzarella 4 ounces fresh basil or parsley, chopped Instructions 1. Preheat you broiler. Trim endsMore »

Melanzane Imbottito (Stuffed Eggplant)

Ingredients 2 medium eggplant, washed, ends trimmed Olive oil 2 cups ricotta cheese 1 large egg, lightly beaten 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese 8 ounces shredded mozzarella 2 cups pizza sauce or marinara sauce Instructions Slice the eggplant lengthwise into 1/4-inch thick (or slightly less) slices. Lay the eggplant slices on a sheet pan andMore »

Radicchio, Mushroom and Three-Cheese Lasangne

Ingredients 4 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 2 cloves garlic, minced 1-1/2 pounds radicchio, washed, finely chopped 2-1/2 pounds white mushrooms, finely chopped 1/2 stick unsalted butter 4 tablespoons flour 2-1/2 cups milk 1 cup flat-leaf parsley, washed dried, finely chopped 1/2 pound smoked mozzarella, shredded 1/4 pound Asiago, shredded 1/2 cup grated Parmesan 9 sheetsMore »

Vitello Parmigiana

Vitello Parmigiana

Serves Six Ingredients 6 boneless veal cutlets, each about 6 ounces 3 large eggs 1/4 cup milk 4 cups bread crumbs (I use Panko) 1/4 cup grated Romano cheese 1/3 cup chopped fresh parsley 1 cup (or more) all-purpose flour 11/2 cups olive oil 2 cups marinara or pizza sauce ½ cup grated Parmesan cheeseMore »

Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Cacciatore

Ingredients ½ cup olive oil 4 pounds onions, sliced 1 cup garlic 1 quart dry red or white wine 8 (3-3 ½ pound) whole chickens, skinned and quarted ¼ oregano leaves 1 tablespoon hot pepper flakes 3 #10 cans concentrated crushed tomatoes Salt and pepper Instructions Heat the oil in 1 large or 2 mediumMore »