Everyone seems to love Italian food. Show me someone who doesn’t. Traditional Italian food is prepared for family meals, celebrations like birthdays, graduations and anniversaries. Growing up Italian, I have experienced Italian cuisine and culture fist hand. So maybe it’s in my DNA to love this food so much.
We have come up with the top Italian recipes from around the globe by some of the best food bloggers around. We hope you enjoy!
This authentic Italian dish combines cherry tomatoes, white wine, olive oil and angel hair pasta. I can smell the aroma through my computer screen.
A spicy shrimp and sausage rigatoni dish with black and red pepper, heavy cream, garlic and basil covered in a hearty marinara sauce.
This is homemade spaghetti sauce recipe is true traditional Italian food. This recipe was a family recipe from Italy that includes fresh Italian sausage, panchetta, carrot, celery, beef, red wine and ricotta.
Fusilli pasta with fresh tomatoes, olive oil, and anchovies. The creamy ricotta and Parmesan cheeses makes this one a sure fire hit with the family.
I didn’t know who David Rossi was before I saw this recipe. This unique dish is from a character on Criminal Minds that incorporates eggs, optional pasta choices such as, fettuccine, linguine, or bucatini. Pancetta, olive oil, parsley for garnishment and Romano and Parmesan cheese round this wonderful authentic Italian dish out.
Traditional Italian recipes like this one are easy on the eyes while packing on the flavor. Anchovy fillets, tomato paste, and more.Best of all is the homemade pasta sauce recipe.
Instant Pot recipes are becoming more and more popular by the day. With this popularity, beautiful authentic Italian food recipes like this one are creeping up all the time. It incorporates olive oil, mushroom, chicken cutlets, and prosciutto.
You can’t get anymore traditional that Italian meatballs. This wonderful recipe uses allspice, smoked paprika, oatmeal, parsley, sun dried tomatoes, and ricotta cheese.
I could literally eat pesto on anything! This amazing recipe combines basil, pine nuts, garlic and heavy cream to turn our a delicious dish.
This spinach pici pasta is a vegan style dish that interestingly enough is made without a pasta maker. It combines fresh red onions, red peppers, zucchini and baby spinach among other ingredients.
Manicotti is one of those traditional Italian foods that everyone seems to love. Even better, it can be easily stored and heated up for a later date. This particular recipe uses fresh Italian sausage and beef and ricotta.
Vegan recipes are everywhere these days. In addition to pine nuts and olive oil, this dish makes use of walnuts and fresh lemon juice.
I absolutely adore sun dried tomatoes so this meal is making me hungry as we speak. It includes , and your choice of rigatoni or penne pasta.
Traditional Italian food doesn’t get much better than this. The spaghetti meat sauce is incredible! In addition to chopped pork, this unique take on spaghetti uses sliced beef stew meat and San Marzano tomatoes.
This traditional ravioli recipe is made from scratch and with lots of love from Nana. It includes a delicious homemade pasta sauce recipe.
This unique recipe combines white beans, olive oil, garlic, white wine and tomato puree into an amazing pasta experience.
A wheat flour based pasta made from scratch. No pasta maker required.
Traditional Italian food like this one often use ingredients like strascinati or orecchiette pasta that Americans may have never heard of before.
This recipe uses linguine, tuna, anchovies, parsley and garlic. If you are tried of the same old meals, give this one a try.
A meaty dish filled with lots of protein and sits on a bed of Pappardelle pasta. The beef sirloin, pork and veal will really pack on the flavor. Topped with Parmigiano Reggiano.
This dish is a way to turn beef roast into a fabulous pasta meal. It combines pappardelle pasta with fresh tomatoes, beef stock, a chianti or Cabernet red wine, celery, carrot and sage.
This recipe is great for those of us who are always on the go. Even better, it can feed lots of people in one sitting or be used as a terrific left over dish.
A classic linguine Alfredo with shrimp. Perfect for a romantic dinner.
A nice weeknight dinner that can be in as less as 25 minutes. Topped with eggplant and ricotta cheese, this dish will be a hit.
Traditional Italian food often incorporates anchovies. This dish combines sardines with pine nuts, fennel, and raisins into a delicious sauce.
Who says that Italian food can’t be healthy? This amazing shrimp scampi with a side Caesar salad is a fulfilling meal. It has red whine vinegar and white wine, gulf shrimp and lemon.
This surprisingly simple dish will not disappoint on flavor. Its like breakfast spaghetti.
A 15 minute traditional Italian food that is everything you hoped it would be. Angel hair pasta covered in marinara and parsley. Your kids will love it!