Italian

overhead shot risotto, mushrooms and green chives in a rustic bowl on a marble counter top

Wild Mushroom and Truffle Butter Risotto

 5/5 Risotto has this reputation of being challenging when it’s actually so simple! All it takes is the right ingredients and patience! Truffle butter will forever change the way you cook, it’s a rich and earthy flavor that elevated even the most simplest dish. Yum This wild mushroom and […]

overhead shot of hands holding a white bowl of zuppa toscana soup over a white marble counter top

Healthier Olive Garden Zuppa Toscana

Enjoy this Olive Garden classic simmered to perfection in your own kitchen, made with clean, simple ingredients. This soup at Olive Garden was always a childhood favorite, but when I started modeling and looked at their nutrition facts I nearly fainted. Eating clean should never compromise flavor! So I altered this […]

Bolognese over Spaghetti Squash

This traditional family recipe is wonderfully rich, heavenly comforting, deeply satisfying, and unbelievably flavorful. Pictured above: This bolognese served with my Spaghetti and Meatballs recipe   A lighter way to enjoy our classic family bologense recipe. The key to a quality sauce is to let it simmer all day. I recommend […]