Category italian

orange balls

Orange Balls (Pallottole d’Aranci)

6 large oranges, the peel only, cut into strips
1 cup granulated sugar
1 teaspoon vanilla extract
Superfine sugar
1 1/2 cups mixed nuts, finely chopped

Soak the orange peel strips in cold water for 24 hours. Drain; place the peel in a saucepan and cover the strips with cold water. Bring the water to a boil...

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garlic rosemary focaccia

Garlic Rosemary Focaccia

Posted by bettyboop50 at May 9, 2001

3 whole heads garlic, not cloves
1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
2 scant tablespoons or 2 (1/4 ounce)
    packages active dry yeast
2 teaspoons granulated sugar
2 cups warm water, 105 to 115 degrees F
4 1/2 to 5 1/2 cups unbleached flour
1 cup whole wheat flour
2 teaspoons salt
Cornmeal, for pans
2 tablespoons crushed fresh rose...

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Special Seasoning
1 1/4 teaspoons granulated garlic
1 1/4 teaspoons salt
1 1/4 teaspoons white pepper
1 1/4 teaspoons dried basil

Mix together.

2 pounds lean ground beef
3/4 cup yellow onion, chopped
2 eggs, lightly beaten
1/2 cup Parmesan cheese, grated
1 cup plain bread crumbs
1 1/2 tablespoons garlic, finely chopped
3/4 cup flour
16 crepes or 16 manicotti shells,
    cooked according to p...

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veal rolls, roman style

Veal Rolls, Roman Style (Saltimbocca alla Romana)

1 1/2 pounds boneless veal round steak, 1/2 inch thick
1/4 teaspoon dried sage leaves, crushed
1/4 teaspoon pepper
6 thin slices prosciutto or fully cooked smoked or boiled ham
2 tablespoons butter or margarine
1 tablespoon olive or vegetable oil
2 tablespoons all-purpose flour
1/2 cup Marsala or other dry white wine
3/4 cup water
1/4 teaspoon salt (optiona...

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veal parmesan

Veal Parmesan

Posted by GourmetGal at

2 pounds veal cutlets, thinly sliced
1 teaspoon salt
1/8 teaspoon pepper
1 egg
2 teaspoons water
1/3 cup grated Parmesan cheese
1/2 cup dry bread crumbs (Progresso, Italian)
1/4 cup shortening
1 medium onion, finely chopped (about 1/2 cup)
1 (15 ounce) can tomato sauce
1/2 teaspoon salt
1/2 teaspoon basil
1/2 teaspoon marjoram
6 slices mozzarella cheese

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