Category Archives: Cara’s Cucina

Cara’s Cucina: Fresh Pizza Dough

Today on Cara’s CucinaCara Di Falco teaches us how to make Fresh Pizza Dough!

“This recipe comes from the amazing hotel we stayed at in Italy,” Di Falco states in the recipe’s accompanying blog. “It’s a simple recipe that can easily be made in advance and stored. It’s also great to do with kids!”

Add this recipe, which makes 3, 20-inch pies or 6, 8-inch pies, to your menu today.

Pizza Dough

4 C. flour (00 is best, but AP will also work)
1 tsp. salt
1/4 tsp. yeast
1 tsp. sugar
1 Tbs. olive oil
1 C. warm water

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

Cara’s Cucina: Cherry Tomato Sauce

Today on Cara’s CucinaCara Di Falco teaches us how to make Cherry Tomato Sauce!

“This is the perfect weeknight sauce,” Di Falco states in the recipe’s accompanying blog. “Four simple ingredients come together perfectly in one pan to create this easy sauce.”

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

Cherry Tomato Sauce

2 Tbs. extra virgin olive oil
2 cloves of garlic, roughly chopped
1 pinch red pepper flakes
2 C. cherry tomatoes, halved
salt
parmigiano cheese, grated
1 lb. spaghetti

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: Asparagus Risotto

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

“This is one of the dishes that was demonstrated for us while in Florence, at Florencetown Cooking School,” Di Falco states in the recipe’s accompanying blog. “And I’m SO excited to be able to share that with you today.”

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

Asparagus Risotto
1 small onion, chopped
1 Tbs. olive oil
1 1/2 Tbs. butter
1 bunch asparagus
1 C. arborio rice
salt & pepper to taste
parmigiano reggiano cheese, grated

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!