Pasta. Panna Cotta. Focaccia. Pesto. Risotto. Italian food is so comforting and beloved. Whether it's spaghetti and meatballs or baked ziti, cacio e pepe or rabbit caccitore, our recipes for Italian food run the gamut. Mangia!


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Basil Pesto Sauce
Fresh Basil Pesto
Chicken Piccata
Chicken Piccata
Bruschetta with Tomato and Basil on a Platter
Bruschetta with Tomato and Basil
Overhead view of a bowl of Spaghetti Carbonara.
Pasta Carbonara
Overhead view of a pizza dough recipe and topped with cheese and mushrooms.
Homemade Pizza & Pizza Dough
Best Garlic Bread EVER on a round plate
Garlic Bread
Homemade Tomato Sauce in a skillet with a wooden spoon
Homemade Tomato Sauce
minestrone soup in bowl
Classic Minestrone Soup
Vegetarian Lasagna
Vegetarian Spinach and Mushroom Lasagna
Classic Fettuccine Alfredo
Fettuccine Alfredo
A loaf of homemade panettone in a paper mold with a slice cut out with a wreath around the base.
Ladling osso buco out of a dutch oven.
The Best Osso Buco
Cheesy Chicken Parmesan
Easy Chicken Parmesan
baked spaghetti casserole being served from a dish
Baked Spaghetti
Side view of a plate of one pot chicken pasta dinner. A large skillet is behind the plate of pasta and grape tomatoes, basil and seasoning are in the upper right.
Tuscan Chicken Pasta Skillet
Italian Meatballs in Tomato Sauce served in a bowl
Italian Meatballs
Pasta with bolognese sauce on a white plate.
Classic Bolognese Sauce
Pasta Fagioli ready to serve
Pasta e Fagioli
Pasta Puttanesca
Pasta Puttanesca
Caprese salad
Caprese Salad With Tomatoes, Basil, and Mozzarella
Easy Alfredo Sauce tossed with pasta in serving bowl
Easy Make-Ahead Alfredo Sauce
Chicken Milanese Recipe
Chicken Milanese
A plate of Easy Italian Sausage Spaghetti
Easy Italian Sausage Spaghetti
Baked Chicken Marinara
Lasagna Bolognese
Lasagna Bolognese
Meatballs in a slow cooker filled with tomato sauce with a spoon lifting a meatball out of the sauce.
Slow Cooker Meatballs in Tomato Sauce
Eggplant Caponata
Homemade Amaretti Cookies
Amaretti Cookies
Panzanella Bread Salad in a glass serving bowl
Panzanella Bread Salad
Vegan Polenta with Broccoli
Creamy Polenta with White Beans and Roasted Broccoli
Plate of Shrimp Risotto
Shrimp Risotto
Two parfait glasses with a custard dessert topped with cream and layered with strawberries.
A beautiful fast bolognese sauce on a blue patterned plate with noodles and fork.
Quick and Easy Bolognese Sauce
Shrimp Pasta alla Vodka
Shrimp Pasta Alla Vodka
Chicken Cacciatore
Chicken Cacciatore (Hunter Style Chicken)
Italian Pot Roast
Italian Pot Roast
Stovetop Meatloaf with Mushroom Sauce
Stovetop Meatloaf with Mushroom Sauce
Italian Egg Drop Soup
Stracciatella alla Romana
white beans and sausage
White Beans and Sausage
Spinach Risotto
Spinach Risotto
Rabbit Cacciatore Rabbit Recipe
Rabbit Cacciatore
Mushroom Fettuccine Alfredo
Fettuccine Alfredo with Mushrooms
Italian frutti di mare seafood salad
Frutti di Mare Seafood Salad
Cheesy Polenta with Grilled Sausage
Cheesy Polenta with Grilled Sausages and Summer Vegetables
Angel Hair Pasta with Clams and Cherry Tomatoes
Angel Hair Pasta with Clams, Cherry Tomatoes, and Basil
Lemon Broccoli Rabe with White Beans
Lemony Broccoli Rabe with White Beans
Sauteed Greens with pine nuts and raisins
Sautéed Greens With Pine Nuts and Raisins
Pasta Pomodoro with Shrimp
Pasta Pomodoro with Shrimp
Cheesy Tortellini Casserole on spoon
Cheesy Tortellini Casserole
Risi e Bisi Italian Rice and Peas
Risi e Bisi, Italian Rice and Peas
Italian wedding soup with meatballs in a white bowl and parmesan on the side
Italian Wedding Soup
Homemade Potato Gnocchi with sage and brown butter sauce in a plate at a table
Potato Gnocchi From Scratch
Bowl of Bucatini all'Amatriciana Recipe
Bucatini all'Amatriciana
Meyer Lemon Risotto
Meyer Lemon Risotto
Spinach Ricotta Gnocchi
Spinach Ricotta Gnocchi
Linguine with Red Clam Sauce
Linguine With Clam Sauce
Mushroom Sugo
Mushroom Sugo
Turkey Mushroom Risotto
Turkey Mushroom Risotto
Spaghetti Aglio e Olio (Pasta With Garlic and Oil) Topped with Parsley and Parmesan
Spaghetti Aglio e Olio (Pasta With Garlic and Oil)