Authentic Italian Cooking
Pork meat is cheap and tasty. For many years it has been demonized because it was considered high in fat but today with modern farming techniques it can compete with the veal. However, remember that by reducing the consumption of meat can only be a right choice for your health!
Pork, how to serve it
Cooking this kind of meat is a great tradition in Italy.
Every region has its own recipes: porchetta in Umbria, roast or baked pork in the north ...
Nowadays, we Italians try to cook it with fruit too: for example with apples or plums.
Test these new healthy recipes if you like eating well and with low fat and calories.
In this page you'll be able to find a lot of tasty, traditional and new recipes. Consult them!
Pork recipes, listed according their ingredients or cooking method
I use very little olive oil in my recipe compared to the traditional way of cooking it. The reason is the beer!
The pork cooked with cabbage is a very good combination that is prepared outside Italy too. Here I show you two recipes from the north. Both are winter recipes that use cheaper cuts of meat, but thought in a different way and with opposite nutrtitive values.
This is an unusual dish in which meat is flavored with pineapple. Loved by people who like pairing meat and fruit. It is a recipe of mine, tested several times and well accepted by all my guests ;))
Very easy to do recipe but your meat will be juicy. Delicious main dish for your family dinner or dinner parties.
Meatballs, Mammola-style. In Calabria dialect: Pruppetti a Mammulisi
This is an authentic recipe from Calabria, written by a reader of ours. Gino Larosa. Meatballs are always so inviting, right?
Spinach filling, pot-roast and finally in jelly
Pork is filled with spinach, pot roasted, sliced and put in jelly. Tasty summer cold dish for your parties :))
One of the simpliest but tastiest recipe for pork. Everyone is able to do it. It is always successfull ;))
Some friends of mine told me some helpful advice to degrease the meat and make this dish, traditionally rich in calorie and fat, more acceptable. Not to be missed!