First course

A great selection of gourmet first course recipes, from pasta to risotto, to turn every meal into a special occasion. Plenty of mouth-watering ideas that will delight your guests!

 

Pasta with Bolognese sauce

How to Make the Authentic Bolognese Sauce Recipe

Bolognese Ragù is the basic preparation of some of the most famous dishes of traditional Emilia-Romagna cuisine like lasagna. Discover how to make the authentic Bolognese sauce recipe.

 Spaghetti with Puttanesca Tomato sauce

Pasta with Tomatoes, Olives, Anchovies and Capers

Spaghetti with tomatoes, olives, anchovies and capers. This is what we can call a quick tomato sauce for pasta, to do when you have little time and especially if your fridge is empty. 

gluten free Italian spaghetti

Gluten Free Spaghetti Recipe with Turnip Greens, Buffalo Mozzarella and Anchovy

This gluten free pasta recipe is absolutely tasty and can be cooked with all kinds of pasta. The main ingredients are Buffalo Mozzarella, Anchovies and Turnip Greens. 

Spaghetti with seafood, lime and ginger

Pasta with Seafood, Ginger and Lime Sauce

Simplicity and delicacy are the main features of this seafood pasta recipe. Choose fresh mixed seafood, add ginger and lime, and celebrate summer! 

Spaghetti with bottarga dish

Spaghetti with Bottarga and Lemon Zest

Spaghetti with bottarga is a first course characterized by an intense and strong taste, in this recipe made more delicate thanks to the sweetness of the shallot and freshness of the lemon zest.

pasta amatriciana Italian recipe

Bucatini Amatriciana, the Authentic Amatriciana Recipe From Italy

The bucatini Amatriciana are a simple but exceptionally tasty Italian dish. Follow our tips and you will make the best pasta Amatriciana recipe of your life.

salmon lasagna recipe

Fresh and Smoked Salmon Lasagna Recipe with Robiola Cheese

Who said that lasagna must be with tomato sauce? After trying this refined salmon lasagna recipe with Robiola cheese, you will change your mind.

truffle mushroom lasagna

Truffle Lasagna Recipe with Porcini Mushrooms

Prepare a mushroom and truffle lasagna to delight your guests: a fine gourmet recipe for any special dinner!

ravioli stuffed with pecorino and honey

Christmas Dinner Idea: Ravioli Pecorino and Honey

A special Italian recipe for your Christmas eve dinner: homemade ravioli with pecorino cheese and honey, orange butter and chopped walnuts.