Recipes from A Tavola!

A Tavola by Gianni Scappin and Vincenzo Lauria

Second title in the Culinary Institute of Ameria Dining Series, A Tavola! explores traditional Italian home cooking. Did you know that dishes we consider Italian like Chicken Parmigiana were actually developed here in the USA? The authors share stories of growing up in Italy and the foods and wines they enjoyed ‘a tavola’ (at the table). Compete with 89 treasured recipes and 50 full color photos, A Tavola is sure to make everyone want to spend more time at the table.

Spaghetti with Red Wine

Spaghetti with Red Wine

This spaghetti with red wine is made more like risotto than typical pasta. The cooked spaghetti is tossed in oil in the skillet while red wine is slowly added.

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Two eggs in a tomato sauce, topped with a sprig of thyme in a cast iron skillet

Eggs in Purgatory

Eggs in purgatory–or eggs simmered in tomato sauce–is a simple breakfast or supper. Serve the purgatory eggs over toasted bread rubbed with garlic.

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