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I hope you love these naturally vegetarian Italian recipes as much as I do. Each one is special, well-tested and made with love. This list is still growing, so be sure to check back every now and then.

Antipasti e Merende – Appetizers and Snacks
Let’s Make Sourdough!
Cheese board with Honey-spiced chestnuts and Pear-Ginger Compote
Eggplant with Chocolate
Focaccia with Red Onion
Giardiniera – pickled vegetables
Italian Spring Roasted Vegetables
Olive and Tomato Antipasto
Potato and Cheese Crostata
Roasted Peppers with Capers
Squash Blossoms
Stuffed Radicchio Antipasto
Zucca alla Scapece (Marinated squash)

What’s the Veg? To Eat More Plant Based and Italian
Beans, Greens, and Polenta
Leek Patties
Lentil Soup with Baby Kale
Oven-Roasted Summer Squash
Roasted Carrot Hummus
Spaghetti alla Romanesco – Roman Broccoli
Spaghetti with Chard, Pine Nuts, and Raisins
Strawberry, Beet, and Watermelon Salad with Strawberry Vinaigrette
Zucchini Summer Soup

Primi – First Course and Main Dishes
Baked Pizza Calzone from Naples 
Broccoli, Peperoncino, and Garlic alla Nana
Brussels Sprouts and Red Kuri Squash
Butternut Ravioli – three ways
Cheesy Tomato Tart
Cianfotta Vegetable Stew
Crespelle (Italian Crepes)
Eggplant Parmigiana
Frittata Pasquale – Easter Frittata
Fresh Pasta
Fettuccine Alfredo
Gnudi –  naked ravioli
Involuti – Eggplant Ricotta Rolls
Lagane e Fagioli (Lasagne noodles and Cannelloni Beans)
Light Vegetable Lasagna
Meatless Mushroom Meatballs
Pasta e Fagioli – Italian classic pasta and beans
Pasta alla Norma from Sicily
Pasta alla Puttanesca
Pasta Salad
Pesto alla Genovese
Potato and Cheese Crostata -gluten free
Potato Gnocchi
Quinoa with Squash and Vegetables
Rigatoni and Mushroom Bake
Spaghetti with broccolini, olive oil, garlic and peppers
Spinach and Ricotta Tortelli
Sugar Beet Tart
Tagliatelle – Quick and easy pasta by hand
Winter Squash with Tagliatelle

Contorni e Insalda – Side Dishes and Salads
Creamy Pumpkin Casserole with Mascarpone
Fig and Goat Cheese Salad
Pasta Salad
Roasted Peppers with Capers
Shrimp Louie

Dolci – Desserts
Casatiello – Italian Easter Bread -with video
Chianti Poached Peaches
Chocolate Beet Cake
Ciambella alle Carote – Carrot Ring Cake
Croccante – Italian Caramelized Almonds
Cucidati – Sicilian Christmas Cookies
Dolce Di Ciliege – Cherry Delight
Flourless Italian Chocolate Cookies
Hazelnut Orange Biscotti
Incredibly Easy Chocolate Cake
Migliaccio Dolce di Semolino  Semolina Cake
Persimmon and Walnut Tart
Rhum Baba from Naples
Snowball Cookies
Zuccotto Italian Dolce – Florentine dessert modeled after the Duomo
Sauces and Soups
Lentil Soup
Marinara Sauce
Pesto alla Genovese
Pumpkin Puree and Sautéed Mushrooms
Quick and Easy Tomato Sauce
Ribollita – Classic Tuscan Soup