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Cara’s Cucina: Strawberry Compote with Whipped Ricotta

Today on Cara’s CucinaCara Di Falco teaches us how to make Strawberry Compote with Whipped Ricotta!

“This recipe wraps up my brunch menu recipes,” Di Falco states in the recipe’s accompanying blog. “I hope you’ve enjoyed them all!”

Add this delicious recipe, which serves 10, to your brunch menu today.

Strawberry Compote with Whipped Ricotta
2 lbs. strawberries, hulled and sliced
1/2 C. sugar
zest and juice of 1/2 lemon
1/2 C. water
pinch of salt
2 tsp. rose water, divided
2 C. fresh ricotta
1 tsp. vanilla extract
1 tsp. ground cinnamon
crusty Italian bread, for serving

Watch the video above to learn how to make your own, and click here to see the official Cara’s Cucina recipe!

If you make this at home, be sure to post it on Instagram along with the hashtag, #CarasCucina.

Buon Appetito!

Cara’s Cucina: Strata

Today on Cara’s CucinaCara Di Falco teaches us how to make Strata!

“You really can’t have brunch without some sort of an egg dish. And this one makes for a great presentation,” Di Falco states in the recipe’s accompanying blog. Check out the official recipe, which serves 12-14, below.

Mushroom & Leek Strata

1 Tbs. olive oil
2 leeks, sliced
12 oz. mixed mushrooms
1/2 loaf challah (or other soft bread) cubed
1 C. gruyere cheese, shredded
8 eggs
2 C. milk (regular or non-dairy)
salt
pepper
1/4 tsp. nutmeg
butter or olive oil spray

9x15x5 baking dish (get it here)

Watch the video above to learn how to make your own, and click here to see the official Cara’s Cucina recipe!

If you make this at home, be sure to post it on Instagram along with the hashtag, #CarasCucina.

Buon Appetito!

Cara Di Falco: Asparagus Bundles

Today on Cara’s CucinaCara Di Falco teaches us how to make Asparagus Bundles!

“I don’t know why, but I’ve been seriously into brunch lately,” Di Falco states in the recipe’s accompanying blog. “I just think it’s such a fun and easy meal to celebrate with.” Add this delicious recipe, which makes five-six bundles, to your brunch menu.

Asparagus Bundles

1 group asparagus
4 oz. (6-8 slices) prosciutto
1 clove of garlic
black pepper
parmesan cheese – shaved

Watch the video above to learn how to make your own, and click here to see the official Cara’s Cucina recipe!

If you make this at home, be sure to post it on Instagram along with the hashtag, #CarasCucina.

Buon Appetito!