Spicy Beef

Spicy Beef   Print Author: Pizza Today Ingredients 15 pounds of chopped meat, rendered in the oven ½ cup of olive oil 3 pounds onions, peeled and diced 1 cup garlic, finely chopped 2 tablespoons ground cumin 4 tablespoons chili powder 4 bay leaves 2 tablespoons of salt 1 tablespoon of pepper 1 #10 canMore »

Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad

Caprese Salad   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: salads Ingredients Thick slices of fresh mozzarella Thick slices of fresh tomato Fresh basil Coarsely ground pepper Olive oil Instructions Use your imagination to make the most of this simple display. Alternate slices of tomato and mozzarella into a small plate for one serving, or ontoMore »

Minestrone

Minestrone

Minestrone   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: soups Ingredients ⅓ cup olive oil 2 medium onions, chopped 8-12 cloves fresh garlic, chopped 1 bunch fresh basil, sliced into strips 4 pounds cauliflower florets 4 pounds broccoli florets 2 pounds carrots, sliced 1 pound green beans, sliced ½ head cabbage, chopped into 1- to 2-inchMore »

Vegetable Carpaccio

Vegetable Carpaccio   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: salads Ingredients 4 (about ¾ pound) fresh, almost dead-ripe, Roma tomatoes 2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil 2 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese ½ cup arugula or mesclun (baby greens) Instructions Use a 9-inch diameter serving plate. Slice the tomatoes into almost paper thin rounds. Arrange them aroundMore »

Fast n’ Easy Blue Cheese Dressing

Fast n’ Easy Blue Cheese Dressing   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: salads Ingredients 4 ounces blue cheese, crumbled 3 ounces cream cheese, softened ½ cup mayonnaise ⅓ cup half-and-half Instructions Combine all ingredients in a food processor or mixing bowl. Blend until creamy 3.2.2925

Provolone, Salami and Roasted Pepper Panini

provolone salami red pepper panini

Provolone, Salami and Roasted Pepper Panini   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: sandwich Ingredients 8 large slices of Italian bread Garlic-infused olive oil 8 slices provolone 8 slices salami 4 roasted red pepper halves Instructions For each panini, brush both sides of the bread lightly with garlic-infused olive oil. Place two slices of provolone,More »

Quick Tomato Vinaigrette

Quick Tomato Vinaigrette   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: salads Ingredients 6 ounces red wine vinegar 2 teaspoons Dijon mustard 1 teaspoon sugar 1 teaspoon fresh chopped garlic 1 ½ cups pure olive oil 1 ½ cup tomato sauce Salt and fresh ground pepper to taste Feta or bleu cheese diced Instructions In aMore »

Italian Deli Stromboli

Italian Deli Stromboli   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: sandwich Ingredients Frozen bread dough, thawed Dried oregano, to taste Dried parsley flakes, to taste Black pepper, to taste 3-1/2 ounces thinly sliced capicola 3-1/2 ounces thinly sliced Genoa salami 2 cups shredded mozzarella ¼ cup grated Parmesan cheese Garlic powder, to taste 1 eggMore »

Spicy Lamb and Sun-dried Tomato Sausage

Spicy Lamb and Sun-dried Tomato Sausage   Print Author: Pizza Today Ingredients 6 pounds boneless lamb shoulder, lean and fat ground ⅔ cup sun-dried tomatoes, finely chopped ¼ cup of olive oil (preferably from the sun-dried tomatoes) ½ cup onion, finely chopped 2 tablespoons tomato paste 1 ½ tablespoons garlic, finely chopped 1 cup freshMore »