Everyday Italian

125 Simple and Delicious Recipes

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Cake
Almond, 241
Chocolate Amaretti, 242, 243
Pound, Marinated Strawberries over,
228
Pound, Toasted, with Mascarpone and
Amaretto, 246

calamari. See Squid
Cannoli Cream, Fruit Salad with, 223

Cantaloupe
Prosciutto Purses, 48
Strawberries, and Grapes with White
Wine and Mint, 226, 227

Capers
buying, 14
Chicken Piccata, 153
Roasted Bell Pepper Salad, 52
Spicy Tomato Sauce, 62
Tuna and Tomato Sauce, 69
Caponata, Everyday, 206, 207
Caprese Salad, 30, 31

Carrots
Herb-Roasted Root Vegetables, 201
Pasta Primavera, 108
Tomato Vegetable Casserole, 197
Checca Sauce, 61

Cheese
Arancini di Riso, 133
Baked Rigatoni with Béchamel Sauce,
115
and Beef Manicotti, 96–97
Caprese Salad, 30, 31
Chicken Parmesan, 152
Chocolate Tiramisù, 236
Classic Italian Lasagna, 92–93
Eggplant Rollatini, 192–93
Fettuccine Alfredo, 114
Gorgonzola, Creamy Polenta with, 125
Individual Vegetarian Lasagnas, 94–95
Mascarpone, Grilled Peaches with, 224
mozzarella, buying, 28
Panino alla Margherita, 29
Panino di Prosciutto e Fontina, 49
Pizza di Spaghetti, 117
and Rosemary Bread Sticks, 41
Sweet Red Pepper Crostini, 53
Toasted Pound Cake with Mascarpone
and Amaretto, 246
Torta di Pasta, 118
Tortellini in Light Broth, 91
Verdure al Forno, 198, 199
Ziti with Asparagus, Smoked
Mozzarella, and Prosciutto, 109

Chicken
Cacciatore, 174, 175–76
Parmesan, 152
Piccata, 153
pounding, for cutlets, 159
Roasted, with Balsamic Vinaigrette,
169
Saltimbocca, 154, 155
Spezzatino, 173
Chickpeas, Crostini with Sun-Dried
Tomatoes and, 17
Chili-Infused Oil, 36

Chocolate
Affogato, 233
Amaretti Cake, 242, 243
Tiramisù, 236
Zabaglione, 234, 235
Citrus Biscotti, 244

Clams
Mussels, and Shrimp in Spicy Tomato
Broth, 178, 179
Oreganata, 21
Spaghetti with, 110, 111

Coffee
Affogato, 233
Chocolate Tiramisù, 236

Cookies
Amaretti, Peaches Stuffed with, 225
Citrus Biscotti, 244
Pine Nut, 245
Couscous, Scampi on, 140–41
Creams and puddings
Affogato, 233
Chocolate Tiramisù, 236
Chocolate Zabaglione, 234, 235
Panna Cotta with Fresh Berries, 238,
239
Rice Pudding with Vanilla, Orange,
and Rum, 237

Crostini
Mushroom Pesto, 77
with Sun-Dried Tomatoes and
Chickpeas, 17
Sweet Red Pepper, 53
croutons, preparing, 217

Cutlets
about, 151, 159
Braciola, 160–61
Chicken Parmesan, 152
Chicken Piccata, 153
Chicken Saltimbocca, 154, 155
Pork Milanese, 158–59
Veal Marsala, 156–57