Category Primi Piatti

Arancini Recipe

Hello every body! Today I am sharing with you my arancini recipe! Arancini di riso or rice balls are simple to make and are filling. The great thing about it is that you can experiment with the fillings you prefer. For this one, I went with mozzarella and pork. Watch the video recipe below or keep reading for the written recipe.


yields 12 arancini (rice balls)

  • 1/2 lb. ground pork
  • 4 oz. peas, thawed if frozen
  • 1 Tbsp. tomato paste
  • 1/4 cup onion, chopped
  • 1 garlic clove, diced
  • 4 oz. fresh mozzarella, cubed
  • 2 eggs, scrambled
  • 2 cups arborio rice
  • 4 cups chicken stock
  • peanut or vegetable oil, enough for deep frying
  • 1 cup of breadcrumbs
  • 2 Tbsp. olive oil
  • salt, to taste
  • black pepper, to taste
  • 1/4 cup of white wine, optional
  • bowl of water

Cook the rice in the chicken broth as per the...

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Homemade Pierogi Recipe

Buongiorno a tutti! I am back and ready to share with you our homemade pierogi recipe! As some of you may know, my wife is Polish and she also loves to cook. She has shared this recipe with me a very long time ago and I wanted to share it with all of you today. I love to try new dishes whenever I can because it makes cooking a fun experience. This dish involves some hard work, but it is well worth it in the end. Plus, you can make a big batch and freeze them for whenever you need dinner at a later time! Continue below for the written recipe or watch the video to see the recipe in action. Grazie mille or dziękuję! 😉


  • 4 cups all-purpose flour
  • 1 lb. potatoes, peeled, cooked and mashed
  • 2 1/2 onions, diced
  • 3 eggs
  • 12 oz. farmer cheese
  • 4 Tbsp. olive oil, extra virgin
  • 2 cups of...
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