Category Secondi Piatti

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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Fish Salad Recipe

Hello Everybody! Today I am sharing with you my fish salad recipe! I make this recipe every year on Christmas Eve to share with my family! It is one of the many courses I serve for the holiday. Watch the full video to follow along as I cook this recipe step by step or continue scrolling for the written recipe.

Ingredients:

  • 1/2 lb. small shrimp, peeled and tails removed
  • 1/2 lb. mussels, removed from shell
  • 1/2 lb. bay scallops
  • 1 lb. calamari and tentacles
  • 3 lbs. octopus
  • 2 lemon peels, halved
  • 2/3 cup lemon juice
  • 1 cup black olives
  • 4 garlic cloves, chopped
  • handful of parsley, chopped
  • 1/2 cup extra virgin olive oil
  • salt, to taste
  • black pepper, to taste

To begin, bring two pots of water to a boil and add some salt...

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