Meatballs alla Jimmy I prefer to grind my own meat and whenever possible, I use a mix of 70% chuckRead more.
Italian Family Dishes
Spinaci Quatratini The name is nonsensical (although it might have some specific meaning in a Sicilian dialect), but thisRead more.
Turkey Tetrazzini This dish has long been a family favorite and what we always have enjoyed on the days afterRead more.
“The Original Caesar’s Salad” Adapted from Tony’s business card, circa 1980 (For 2 persons) 2 medium heads of hearts ofRead more.
Bookbinder’s Soup The Cape Cod Room went out of business at the end of last year. It had opened inRead more.
Pretty Good Potato Salad
Pretty Good Potato Salad 2 lb. red potatoes, peeled and cut into 1” cubes 2 ribs celery, minced ½ mediumRead more.
Tuscan Ribs We spent a week in a villa above Florence, Italy, many years ago. On a Sunday morning IRead more.
Mushroom and Barley Soup 2 Tbs. butter ½ lb. fresh mushrooms, sliced ½ c. onion, diced ½ c. celery, dicedRead more.
Beef Stew with Dijon & Cognac
Beef Stew with Dijon & Cognac ¼ pound salt pork, diced 1 large onion, finely diced 3 shallots, chopped 2Read more.
A Bowl of Red
Chili con carne 3 tablespoons vegetable oil 2 medium yellow onions, diced 1 medium red bell pepper, diced 6 mediumRead more.