Category Secondi Piatti

Osso Buco with Polenta Recipe

Hello everybody! Today I would like to share with you my Osso Buco with Polenta recipe. This recipe is great for the meat lovers out there, and it’s perfect with either a side of risotto, or the way I like to serve it, with a side of homemade polenta. Osso Buco means “bone with a hole” and it refers to the marrow at the center of the cut. Watch the full video to follow along as I cook this recipe step by step or continue scrolling for the written recipe.

Osso Buco Ingredients:

  • 4 pieces of Beef Osso Buco (Beef Shank), with nerves cut, and seasoned with salt and black pepper
  • 32 oz. homemade sauce, or store bought pureed tomato sauce
  • 9 Plum tomatoes, skin removed, some seeds removed and chopped
  • 3 cloves of garlic,chopped
  • 2 cloves of garlic, whole
  • 1 small onion, chopped1/2 cup of white w...
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Chicken Cacciatore Recipe

chicken cacciatore recipe

Hello everybody! Today I want to share with you my chicken cacciatore recipe. Cacciatore means “hunter” and is commonly made with chicken or rabbit. This dish was a staple recipe growing up. Watch the full video to follow along as I cook this recipe step by step or continue scrolling for the written recipe.

Chicken Cacciatore Recipe

Ingredients:

  • 10 chicken thighs, seasoned with salt and black pepper
  • 5 cloves garlic, diced
  • 2 cloves of garlic, halved
  • 1/2 sweet onion, diced
  • 56 oz. canned plum tomatoes
  • 6 sweet bell peppers, sliced
  • 1 cup black olives
  • 1/2 cup red wine
  • few sprigs of thyme
  • 1 Tbsp. oregano
  • 6 basil leaves
  • fresh hot pepper, optional (hot pepper flakes can also be used)
  • a dish of all purpose flour mixed with pinch of salt and black pepper for coating the chicken thighs
  • salt, to taste
  • black pepper, to taste
  • oliv...
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