STUFFED TROUT (OR SEA BASS)


trout or sea bass, shallots, mushrooms, bread crumbs, ham, capers, white wine, olive oil, flour.

FRESH SCALLOP


 Fresh scallops in their shell with breadcrumbs, parsley, garlic, pecorino or parmesan, pepper, olive oil, capers, brandy.

TOMATO JAM


What separates tomato jam from traditional tomato sauce is the addition of sugar, to create the gooiness associated with jam.

SWEET OR SALTY LIMEADE OR LEMONADE


 A classic drink. This recipe is Simon's favorite.

TOMATO AND WATERMELON SALAD


 A fresh summer dish, which is extremely tasty.

CREAMY LEMON PILAF


 Rice in a creamy sauce. Buttery, cheesy, and delicious.

FEGATO ALLA VENEZIANA


 Venetian style liver...definitely not for everybody but a very good dish.

BROCCOLI STIR FRY WITH GINGER AND SHRIMP


 A non-Italian dish which was introduced by Marco Polo in the 13th century...but don't quote me

SPAGHETTI WITH COLLARD GREENS


A tasty spaghetti dish. You can also use Kale if that's your thing.

SEAFOOD GAZPACHO


A non-traditional gazpacho which adds the health benefits and flavor of seafood to an already delicious dish.

EGGPLANT STUFFED WITH MUSHROOM & PARMESAN CHEESE


Each eggplant can serve two people, since one serving is a half-eggplant stuffed.

RADICCHIO SAUCE


 A bitter yet delicious addition to many dishes

PAELLA DE POLLO Y VERDURAS


Served at Jaleo by José Andrés, Washington DC and Las Vegas. 

SPAGHETTI PARSLEY, ANCHOVIES AND BREADCRUMBS


 A salty pasta dish. It's a good idea to mix the anchovy juice with the pasta.

BANANA RISOTTO


A delicious rice dish. If you like bananas and you like rice, this is your thing.

THE LEMONADE-CLEANSING DIET


This is NOT a dinner recipe! This is a long term diet, so don't make this if you have dinner guests.

APRICOT CHUTNEY


 The sauce is a beautiful color and is sweet yet spicy

GAZPACHO


A classic Spanish soup. This recipe serves four.

GNOCCHI CON RADICCHIO


The walnuts shown in the picture are not part of the recipe, but you can add them if you want to.

FISH TARTAR


This takes about 40 minutes to prepare, and is delicious.

CREMA DI CAVOLFIORE


Cauliflower sauce. Goes well with toasted bread and spices.

SEA BASS & GRILLED CARROTS


The advice of the chef is not to use lemon on the fish.

SALSA PER PASTA


A tomato sauce with additional vegetables for additional flavor.

SICILIAN BAKED ONIONS


As fresh as it gets. Just one ingredient and an oven for this recipe.

ARANCINE SICILIANE


If you've never tried this you're missing out! This is one of my favorite Italian dishes.

PASTA AL FORNO


 A delicious pasta dish baked in the oven.

CHORIZO & SHRIMP PASTA


A delicious combination of surf and turf in a pasta dish.

CHOCOLATE-STOUT CAKE WITH GUINNESS WHIPPED CREAM


A dessert made with Guinness stout. Chocolate cake with whipped cream and beer.

LINGUINI FOR 4


A pasta dish with shrimp, cheese, onions, and pesto.

ROCCOSHRIMP WITH LINGUINE


A pasta dish with shrimp, garlic, and parsley. Best made with linguine. 

CROQUETA ITALIANA


 An Italian twist on a dish with origins in France.

SWEET BELL PEPPER SAUCE


A pasta sauce made with grilled red peppers.

FISH-O-SHRIMP


 Twice the surf, double the fun! A dish with trout and shrimp.

YOGURT FRIED CHICKEN


Chicken breasts fried with plain yogurt for extra flavor.

CANNELLONI ALLA ROCCO


A classic Italian dish made with large pasta tubes. This particular recipe uses meat.

LEMON GRANITA


Granita is essentially the fancy word for Italian Ice. This recipe is for a sweet, lemon flavored sweet.

POLLO A LA BASCA


A dish with chicken, sausage, and assorted vegetables. This recipe serves four.

SAN VALENTINO MEAL


Tuna with breaded scallops, and served with seaweed and wasabi.

DEPUTAMADRE GARLIC SHRIMP


Garlic shrimp and chorizo. This dish is something that anyone will enjoy.

LUMACHE


Snails...only make this if it's your thing or if you're feeling adventurous.

MELANZANE


This recipe is one way to prepare eggplant.

INSALATA DI RISO


A salad made with rice instead of a more traditional ingredient like lettuce...reminds me of Chipotle.

TUNA SAUCE


A quick sauce for pasta.

PESTO


A quick sauce for pasta.

TOMATO SAUCE


A quick sauce for pasta.

PEPERONATA


Sweet peppers, onions, tomatoes in a large high-sided iron skillet.