Salads & Vegetables

Italian Food
A variety of recipes for vegetables side dishes and salads

*Salad Recipes star
Italian salads range from savory to sweet. They make for excellent main dishes and antipasti.

Baked Eggplant and Mushrooms Recipe star
This dish is healthy with wonderful flavors of eggplant, mushrooms, and cheese in a tomato sauce.

Baked Fennel Recipe star
Fennel adds a light, sweet anise flavor to meals.

Baked Stuffed Peppers Recipe star
This classic recipe is perfect for gatherings, because it´s naturally vegetarian and quite delicious!

Brussels Sprouts with Prosciutto Recipe star
In this recipe the Brussels sprouts are nicely sautéed with bits of Italian Prosciutto, fresh sage and Parmesan cheese.

Caponata - Eggplant Relish Recipe star
This recipe is wonderful to prepare and have available to serve as an appetizer, take to work for lunch, or have a great meatless meal.

Carciofi alla Romana - Artichokes Recipe star
Carciofi alla Romana, or Roman Style Artichokes, is a great Italian recipe, perfect as a side dish for lamb or pork. Try it also to accompany salmon, poached or baked with lemon juice and rosemary.

Cauliflower and Roasted Peppers Recipe star
Many people don´t cook cauliflower because it is bland and boring. This Italian style cauliflower is easy to prepare (cooked in the microwave), healthy (low fat, low carb, and a good source of fiber), and flavorful (MMMM, garlic).

Eggplant Parmesan Recipe star
Eggplant Parmesan, in Italian Melanzane alla Parmigiana, is an always popular Italian dish. Here is a traditional Eggplant Parmesan recipe.

Funghi Ripieni - Stuffed Mushrooms Recipe star
Large cap mushrooms, like Porcini or Portobello, are great stuffed and baked.However, you may very well use even smaller size mushrooms for this recipe.

Light and Easy Cauliflower and Roasted Peppers Recipe star
Many people don´t cook cauliflower because it is bland and boring. This Italian style cauliflower is easy to prepare (cooked in the microwave), healthy, and flavorful.

Marinated Mushrooms and Eggplant Recipe star
This recipe is a fantastic appetizer, cold lunch dish, or a snack when your feeling peckish.

Onion Varieties star
Onions are wonderful additions to many recipes. They can be sweet or hot, depending upon the variety. Let´s look at some of the varieties available in the store.

Potato Recipes star
Okay, so technically, you could argue if potatoes are vegetables. The one thing I know is that they are delicious. Here is a collection of potato recipes.

Quick and Easy Italian Stuffed Peppers Recipe star
Microwaves aren´t just for popcorn! This tasty dish is simple to make. A great recipe for after work, in a small apartment, single person, or couple.

Roasted Vegetables Recipe star
Winter vegetables develop rich, succulent flavors when cooked at high-heat in a roasting pan.

Stuffed Artichokes Recipe star
Italians love artichokes. They are prepared in many different styles, depending upon the region. This is a variation of my mother-in-law's recipe.

Vegetable Caponata Recipe star
This easy vegetable recipe will make a fantastic side dish or antipasto.

Zucchine Trifolate - Saute Zucchini Recipe star
A very simple recipe for zucchini, a vegetable that is often considered "boring", but very nutritious, versatile and tasty when prepared the right way.

Zucchini Pie Recipe star
Okay, this recipe cuts corners with ingredients, but it´s perfect for a quick meatless meal.

Zucchini with Walnuts Recipe star
A fresh take on this vegetable. It can be served with almost any meat or fish dish.

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