Italian

Ultimate Grilled Veggies, plus Chilled Orzo Salad (Sponsored Post – Italian Summer Grilling)

Ultimate Grilled Veggies | PDXfoodlove

Are you hosting the bbq, or heading to someone else’s? Either way, I’ve got you covered.

Cooked up on June 5, 2015

More like this: dairy free | dinner | DIY | entertaining | fun | healthy eating | make ahead | meatless | summer | vegetarian

Pork Sausage Ragu with Parmesan Polenta

Pork Sausage Ragu with Parmesan Polenta | PDXfoodlove

This is one of my favorite meals from last weekend. And as a bonus, it made way more sauce than needed, so we’ve been eating it all week for lunch on top of pasta and leftover polenta. It’s been so good to be home this week. The house is clean, the laundry is (close to) […]

Cooked up on March 24, 2015

More like this: dinner | frugal | gluten free | Uncategorized

Perfect Bolognese Sauce

Perfect Bolognese Sauce | PDXfoodlove

Simple ingredients plus a little time equals one amazing tomato sauce.

Cooked up on January 19, 2015

More like this: date night | dinner | make ahead | pasta | special occasion | Uncategorized

Easy Italian-style Subs

There’s no cooking involved in this easy lunch. I actually made it Monday¬† morning, which I had off from work, but Dave did not. When this happens, we try to meet up for lunch. I took the opportunity to do something fun and take advantage of being home while it was relatively light and photo-friendly. […]

Cooked up on November 13, 2012

More like this: lunch | sandwich | Uncategorized | under 1 hour | uses for leftovers

Homemade Giardiniera

Did I mention that we were recently in Chicago? We were recently in Chicago. I think it made my husband hungry for a few things that are frequently eaten in Chicago/the Midwest. We took care of the deep dish pizza while we were there. And we actually had some delicious Giardiniera while we were on […]

Cooked up on October 1, 2012

More like this: appetizer | dairy free | dinner | dips and spreads | gluten free | healthy eating | uses for leftovers | vegan | vegetarian