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.

Friday, November 30, 2007


**See Marinara Sauce Recipe Below
2 lbs ground beef
1 to 1/1/2 cups Progresso Italian bread crumbs
2 eggs
1/2 cup milk
1/2 cup Romano cheese
2cloves garlic
2 tbsp of olive oil
SPICES: to taste
Salt and Pepper
Onion Powder

Brown garlic in oil for about 2 minutes.
Remove just minced garlic and pinch into meat. Keep oil for browning meatballs later.
Mix all remaining ingredients into meat .
Round mixture into balls and brown over medium heat until cooked. Put in your favorite sauce or dish!

We serve these on the side with just about anything!