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basic Italian recipes

Here are all my basic Italian recipes: the essential recipes you need to make Italian food.

Learn how to infuse olive oil with herbs, how to make pizza dough for a movie night, and how to cook pasta properly.

Discover you can make pasta at home, polenta from cornmeal, and a delicious crusty Italian bread!

Turn yourself into an Italian pastry chef by baking pasta frolla crostata or cookies, slowly cooking crema pasticcera, pastry cream, and covering your homemade pan di spagna with decorative – and delicious marzipan!

These are basic Italian recipes to introduce you to the rich in heritage and culture world of Italy’s infinite cuisine!