Monday, August 29, 2011

Recipe Swap Roundup - Italian

The theme for this recipe swap was Italian. When you think of Italian food what comes to mind? Mountains of pasta? Rich, flavorful sauces? Mouthwatering meats? Crispy pizza? No matter what images you conjure up the chances are good that you'll find something that fits that vision in the recipes below. There are so many delicious pictures and recipes below I was practically drooling putting this roundup together. Enjoy!

Brianna took a trip back in time with her recipe for Thin-Crust Pizza:

Mary Ellen loves risotto so she was thrilled with her recipe for Chicken Cacciatore Risotto:

Moviegirl03 and her husband worked together on her recipe for Caprese Pizza:

Jaida made Chicken Caprese, which is one of my favorite recipes from Mary Ellen:

Caitlin enjoyed her slow-cooked Marinara Magnifica:

Katie had my recipe for Caprese Pasta, one of my favorite light summer pasta dishes:

Heather had never put tuna in a pasta salad but found she really enjoyed her recipe for Tuna Pasta Salad:

Krystal just got back from a trip to Italy and loved her recipe for Saffron Risotto with Pancetta, Tomato and Sausage:

I made a simple but delicious What I Had in the House Pasta:

Melissa made a quick summery Hot Caprese Dip:

Christine satisfied her husband's craving for something meaty with Mushroom Bolognese:

Jey loved her Chicken Parmesan Burgers:

Dawn was a little nervous about making Homemade Manicotti, but it turned out to be easier than she thought:

Tyler loves Italian food and her recipe for Baked Rigatoni with Spinach and Meatballs:

Italian food is one of Ellie's favorites and she enjoyed her recipe for Vegetable Lasagna with Red Sauce:

The Cookaholic Wife plans to make the Chicken and Orzo Frittata with a Mexican flair next time:

Melissa enjoyed her creamy, comforting Risotto:

Maryanna was excited to try something new - Braciole:

Melissa made a hearty Baked Ziti with Fire Roasted Tomatoes:

Lindsay had to adapt her recipe but still enjoyed the Pasta a la Vodka:

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  1. Wow - this roundup makes menu planning easy. So many great recipes!!!


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