Italian Anise Cookies Recipe

Ingredients

  • 1 cup margarine
  • 1/2 cup sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 1/2 tsp anise flavor
  • 2 1/2 cups flour
  • 4 tsp baking powder

Directions

  • Mix margarine, sugar, eggs, and anise.
  • Sift flour with baking powder and add to mixture, mixing thoroughly.
  • Flour hands and shape as desired.
  • Place cookies on greased cookie sheet.
  • Bake at 400 for 10-12 minutes.

Rose

Shrimp Marinara Recipe

Ingredients

  • 3 lbs. shrimp
  • 1/2 cup cooking wine
  • 1 large can of peeled tomatoes
  • 1 clove garlic, chopped
  • 1/2 tsp. basil
  • 3 tbsp. olive oil
  • Salt and pepper to taste

Directions

Brown garlic lightly in olive oil, being careful not to burn it.
Add cleaned shrimp and stir for one minute with heat on high, then lower heat to medium.
Add wine, tomatoes, basil, and season to taste with salt and pepper.
Let simmer on low heat for 10 minutes.

Paula

Torta Di Patate (Potato Pie) Recipe

Ingredients

  • 6 large potatoes (boiled and mashed)
  • 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese
  • 2 eggs
  • 1 onion, sliced
  • 2/3 cups diced mozzarella cheese
  • 1/2 tsp. Salt
  • 1/2 tsp. Pepper
  • 2 slices of Salami or Prosciutto, diced
  • 2 cloves garlic chopped
  • dry bread crumbs

Directions

  • Grease a baking pan and sprinkle bottom and sides with bread crumbs.
  • Mix all ingredients together, then pour into pan and flatten with a spoon.
  • Sprinkle with bread crumbs and dot with butter or oil.
  • Bake at 350 for 30 minutes or until light brown.

Lena