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Cara’s Cucina: Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes

Today on Cara’s CucinaCara Di Falco teaches us how to make Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes!

Calling this her “favorite Thanksgiving side dish,” Di Falco is eager to share this personal favorite. Check out the ingredients for the dish below.

Honey Roasted Sweet Potatoes
4 sweet potatoes
1 stick of butter, room temperature
1/2 c. dark brown sugar
1/4. tsp ground clove
2 tsp. ground cinnamon
1/2 tsp. ground nutmeg

 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: Mac & Cheese

Today on Cara’s CucinaCara Di Falco teaches us how to make Mac & Cheese!

“It’s such a simple dish, it’s a childhood favorite and a classic,” Di Falco states in her accompanying blog. “There is no reason for it to come from a box.” Check out the ingredients for the dish, which serves 6-8, below.

Mac & Cheese
1 lb. elbow pasta
4 tbs. butter
1/4 c. flour
1 c. milk (whatever milk you keep in your home)
2 c. shredded cheese (sharp yellow cheddar works best but you can use whatever you like)
salt & pepper

 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: Maiale in Crosta

Today on Cara’s CucinaCara Di Falco teaches us how to make Maiale in Crosta!

Di Falco got this encrusted pork tenderloin recipe straight from Italy. Check out the ingredients for the dish, which serves four, below.

Maiale in Crosta (Encrusted Pork Tenderloin) 

1 pork tenderloin
salt & pepper
1/4 c. olive oil
1/2 c. chopped fresh herbs (basil, rosemary, parsely, sage)
2 cloves garlic, chopped
1 loaf Italian semolina bread
sliced pancetta or American bacon (about 10-15 slices)
3-4 bay leaves

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!