Italian Cuisine

Simple Homemade Lasagna

Simple Homemade Lasagna

This is a classic American style Lasagna recipe that my mom has been making since before I can remember and it has always been one of my favorites. Don’t try to compare this to an authentic Italian Lasagna with béchamel sauce, but if you looking […]

Rigatoni with White Wine and Marsala Chicken Cream Sauce

Rigatoni with White Wine and Marsala Chicken Cream Sauce

It may be mid-July, but as you Game of Thrones fans know, tonight “Winter is Coming”. I was motivated to make a heavier “wintry” dish and this delicious and hearty cream sauce pasta did the trick. I am usually more of a tomato based-pasta sauce […]

Italian Sausage Pepper Pasta

Italian Sausage Pepper Pasta

Thank you to everyone who has supported me this week for the “launch” of Cowtown Cook. I really appreciate all of your feedback and encouragement. I posted every day last week to kick things off, but now I will be settling into a more manageable […]

Classic Pizza Dough

Classic Pizza Dough

This is a simple and classic pizza dough recipe. See my full blog post on Cast Iron Skillet Pizza and Easy Homemade Pizza Sauce for the full effect.      

Easy Homemade Pizza Sauce

Easy Homemade Pizza Sauce

This is a quick and simple recipe to make a delicious and quick pizza sauce at home. 

Cast Iron Skillet Pizza

Cast Iron Skillet Pizza

I recently purchased a new Le Creuset cast iron skillet and am enjoying experimenting with unexpected cast iron recipes. This week’s edition: PIZZA. This recipe is inspired by America’s Test Kitchen magazine, Cook It In Cast Iron. Also, I want to highlight a few locally […]

Italian Bolognese Stuffed Bell Peppers

Italian Bolognese Stuffed Bell Peppers

We love these as a weeknight dinner because they are a very flavorful and very filling all in one meal. I usually serve these with a side green salad and dinner is done. Also, they save very well for leftovers or for lunch the next […]