Welcome to Mama's Italian Recipes Blog

So who is Mama? Mama is a full blooded Italian woman raised in Brooklyn New York surrounded with good food and Italian culture. I want to share the recipes of the old world with the new world. Known for her exceptional dishes she loves nothing more than to prepare and serve these recipes to her friends and family.

Now, we share them with you.

Wednesday, September 12, 2007

To make a meal, you may have to turn to foraging (The Wichita Eagle)

"Recipe" is derived from the Latin recipere, which means "to take," "receive" or "procure." And isn't that what a lot of good cooking is about -- getting just the right ingredients? It sure seemed that way to me after preparing an Italian feast for 10 people last week. For every hour I spent in the kitchen, I spent nearly as long traversing Wichita to assemble the necessary ingredients. First ...


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