Muffaletta Olive Salad

Muffaletta Olive Salad   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: salads Ingredients 1 cup finely diced celery 1 cup finely diced carrots 1 cup green olives with pimentos 1 cup pitted, chopped black olives ½ cup peperoncini 2 cups roasted sweet peppers, coarsely chopped 3 cloves garlic, finely minced ¼ cup capers, rinsed 1 teaspoonMore »

Vegetable Grinder

Vegetable Grinder   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: sandwich Ingredients 1 French or Italian sandwich roll split lengthwise 1 slice grilled or roasted zucchini ½ roasted or grilled red bell pepper 4 halves (two whole) roasted plum tomatoes 1 tablespoon Italian salad dressing 4 large, whole basil leaves 2 slices provolone cheese Instructions AssembleMore »

Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing

Balsamic Vinaigrette Dressing   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: salads Ingredients ¾ cup extra-virgin olive oil ¼ cup balsamic vinegar 1 clove garlic, peeled, chopped ¼ teaspoon salt Instructions Combine the ingredients in a glass jar and shake to combine. Let set while assembling the salads. Strain the dressing to get rid of theMore »

Grilled Chicken and Ziti Salad

Grilled Chicken and Ziti Salad   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: salads Ingredients 4 boneless, skinless chicken breast halves Salt to taste Black pepper, freshly ground, to taste 2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 pound ziti, cooked al dente, refreshed under cold water, drained 2 large red bell peppers, diced 2 cups celery, slicedMore »

Italian Dressing

Italian Dressing   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: salads Ingredients ½ pound good quality balsamic vinegar 3-1/2 pounds extra-virgin olive oil 4 cloves garlic, bruised (peel and smash gently with a knife) ¼ ounce freshly ground black pepper ¾ ounce salt (more to taste if desired) 1 ounce Dijon mustard Instructions nIn a largeMore »

Chicken Parmesan Sandwich

Chicken Parmesan Sandwich   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: sandwich Ingredients Chicken breast Salt & pepper 1 egg, beaten Breadcrumbs Parmesan cheese Vegetable oil Italian bread roll or bun Marinara sauce Mozzarella cheese, shredded Instructions Pat dry boneless, skinless chicken breast halves (suggested portion for one sandwich is a breast half, or approximately 4More »

Italian Style Vegetarian Sandwiches (Sandwich #1)

Italian Style Vegetarian Sandwiches (Sandwich #1)   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: sandwich Ingredients Roasted Eggplant* Roasted Peppers with Fontina Greens Balsamic Dressing** Instructions On the bread of your choice, layer slices of roasted eggplant, peppers, and Fontina slices and top with greens dressed in balsamic vinaigrette. 3.2.2925   Italian Style Vegetarian Sandwiches (SandwichMore »

Summer Pear Salad

Summer Pear Salad   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: salads Ingredients 32 ounces mixed baby greens 6 ounces bleu cheese, crumbled 2 ounces gorgonzola cheese, crumbled 4 ounces dried cherries 6 ounces almonds, sliced thinly 2 pears, sliced thinly Orange Citrus Vinaigrette (recipe follows) Instructions Toss baby greens, cheeses, cherries, almonds and pears together.More »

Butternut Squash Bisque

Butternut Squash Bisque

Butternut Squash Bisque   Print Author: Pizza Today Recipe type: soups Ingredients 5 pounds butternut squash, deseeded & roasted 2-1/2 medium onions, diced 13 cup garlic, chopped 5 carrots, julienned ⅓ teaspoon nutmeg 1-1/4 quarts heavy cream 3 bay leaves 1 ounce fresh thyme, chopped 78 ounces chicken stock 2-1/2 ounces butter Salt, to tasteMore »