Appetizer

Appetizer, dinner, eggplant, entree, healthy, Italian, melanzane, mozzarella, parmigiana, vegetarian

Traditional Italian Eggplant alla Parmigiana

Looking for something delicious, vegetarian, wholesome and oh-so Italian to cook?!? You’ve come to the right place If you are you looking for a vegetarian dish that is quick enough to make and feed your family in the next hour, healthy enough that it provides a wholesome and balanced meal, and delicious enough that your kids are not […]

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Cooking with Manuela: Air-Fried Zucchini Chips

Guilt-free scrumptious zucchini chips wholesomely made with the NewAir Magic Chef oil-less Air Fryer This post is written in collaboration with NewAir. All opinions are mine. Woohoo! Look what I got a couple of weeks ago from NewAir. It’s been in my Christmas wish list for a few years now, and finally. Here. It. Is. Thank […]

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Mini Peppers Crustless Quiches with Alove Yogurt

 Irresistibly soft and fluffy mini crustless quiche made with Alove aloe vera yogurt. How can you say no to something that looks this good?!? This post is sponsored by Alove in collaboration with Dent Agency. All opinions are mine alone. As summer parties and picnic lunches are right around the corner, having some fun ideas for scrumptious […]

Appetizer, eggplant, Italian, millesima, parmigiana, party, wine

Cooking with Manuela: Eggplant Parmesan Bites

If you like eggplant parmesan you are going to enjoy what I’ve created for you today. This dish combines the same ingredients and flavors of the traditional Italian melanzane alla parmigiana but in a fun and party-friendly format that I’m sure you are going to love.  And what’s not to love about extra crispy-on-the-outside eggplant slices, filled with […]

antipasto, Appetizer, Italian antipasto, Italian wine, rose, santa cristina, wine

Italian Antipasto on a Skewer and Santa Cristina Rose’

Relaxing al fresco while enjoying a fun antipasto next to an inviting glass of Italian rose’  Easy and fresh – what summer should be all about Ready to dive into the heart of summer entertaining with these scrumptious Italian antipasti next to an easy-to-enjoy glass of rose’ wine?!? I am so ready! Maybe it’s just […]

Appetizer, chickpea, entree, gluten-free, Italian, panelle

Italian Panelle (Chickpea Fritters) with Pecorino Cheese

 I need these scrumptious and insanely addictive Italian panelle in my lifeDon’t you?!  If you’re looking for the perfect appetizer to start off your dinner.Or an irresistible finger food for your next party.Or a mouthwatering snack to comfort you when life happens. Look no further!These Italian chickpea panelle are just what you need. They are scrumptious and […]

Appetizer, brie, bruschetta, cabernet saugignon, cavit wine, entree, fig, italian recipe, prosciutto

Bruschetta with Italian Prosciutto, Triple Cream Brie Cheese and Fig Spread

Let’s cheer to a year of new beginnings and endless opportunities with an inviting glass of Cavit Cabernet Sauvignon next to these delicious bruschette This post is sponsored by Cavit Wines in collaboration with Honest Cooking. All opinions are mine. Thank you for your support! #21andup  Have you reflected on the ups and downs of 2017 and made any resolutions for the […]