Blog Archives for tag Italian

Porco

Porchetta is the meat of the Gods, it’s fatty, tender and full of flavour… if done right! And though most… Continue reading »

Baristello & cie

We’ve been following around Piero, aka Baristello, since we met him at the much loved Caffé San Simeon,  in Little Italy…. Continue reading »

Dolcetto & Co. II

Dolcetto was not one of our favourite restaurants, however, once Chef Adam Zaitouni took over the kitchen, our opinion changed…. Continue reading »

Osso Buco with Aglio e Olio Pasta

We know what you’re thinking, this is going to be complicated.  But trust us, it’s the furthest thing from the… Continue reading »

Duck Confit & Mushroom Risotto

This decadent risotto is wonderful for the holidays, it’s rich and the perfect winter comfort food recipe! We love making… Continue reading »

Anthony’s Coal Fired Pizza, Ft. Lauderdale, FL

If you know anything about the Divas you know that we love pizza! Even if we’re on vacation, we still… Continue reading »

Villagio, Boca Raton, FL

On our last day in Florida we went to the fabulous little city of Boca Raton, a stark contrast from… Continue reading »

Drogheria Fine

When we were in Italy we wondered why the concept of fresh pasta to go didn’t exist in Montreal. In… Continue reading »

Tomato Sauce

Nothing says comfort food quite like tomato sauce! We love a beautiful plate of al dente linguine, covered in tomato… Continue reading »

Bellatrix’s Caramelized Onion Pizza

Always a crowd pleaser, Bellatrix always brings a heaping plate of her Caramelized Onion Pizza to every party! She got… Continue reading »

Café International

***Sadly this Restaurant is Closed*** Little Italy has some of the best restaurants this city has to offer. There are… Continue reading »

Lemon & Shrimp Fettuccine

There are certain ingredients we always have on hand and for Diva #2 that’s pasta! Especially Barilla pasta, and she… Continue reading »

Linguine Carbonara

Linguine carbonara is a Roman pasta dish that is delicious and more importantly very easy to make. We’re so good… Continue reading »

Pinokio

***Sadly this Restaurant is Closed*** Bernard ave. is one of our favourite streets in Montreal, it’s packed full of cafés,… Continue reading »

Portobello Mushroom Risotto

Despite what people think, risotto isn’t difficult to make.  Sure it takes a bit of time but all good things… Continue reading »

Sweet Potato Gnocchi in a Brown Butter Sage Sauce

Sometimes we drink with the girls and other times we cook with the girls! Instead of our usual method of… Continue reading »

Arte & Farina

Arte & Farina you truly impressed us, we felt like we were back in Italy, at a tiny local bakery…. Continue reading »

Mickey the Butcher’s Ricotta Gnocchi

Growing up in an Italian household, Diva #2 hardly ever ate something from a box, everything was made from scratch. … Continue reading »

Buca at Impasto

Rob Gentile from Buca Restaurants is to Toronto, what Michele Forgione from Impasto is to Montreal. If you’re not a… Continue reading »

Fiorellino

What could be better than having a day off from work in the middle of the week? How about running… Continue reading »