Tag Archives: Italian

Garlic Shrimp Pecorino with Cabbage

Contains:  Shellfish, dairy, optional alcohol.  Is:  Quick and easy, gluten-free. (Unless you put it over wheat-containing pasta, or farro.)  When I dodged into the local small grocers in order to nab some dish detergent, I decided to see what other … Continue reading

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Salad of the Seven Fishes

Contains:  Seafood, both shellfish and finned-fish.  Nightshades, but one can sub out the bell peppers back with carrots or something, if that’s desired.  Is:  Pretty much Paleo if you leave out the cheese in any olives.  Gluten-free.  Piscavore.  For the … Continue reading

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Red Snapper, Green Sauce

Contains:  Seafood, nightshades, wheat, gluten.  Is:  Dairy-free. Page 90, Italian Immigrant Cooking, by Elodia Rigante. I’d bought this cookbook ages ago, because I was eager to try Italian cooking that hadn’t been overly-sweetened, overly-carbed- and had some true roots to … Continue reading

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Osso Buco Style in the Slow Cooker — but with a Fresh Pork Hock

I don’t think I’ve ever eaten Osso Buco.  It probably didn’t run in my circles or something, besides it is usually veal and it is extremely hard to justify how those supermarket calves are raised.  But even back in the … Continue reading

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Portobello Pizza

This is a great pizza concept.  You can make individual pizzas using not bread, and not cauliflower, but Portobello mushrooms. Ingredients: Large Portobello mushroom caps (remove any stem) Extra virgin olive oil (optional) Tomato sauce (home-canned or a good grade … Continue reading

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