20-Minute Italian: Your Traditional Favorites, Faster, Easier and with a Modern Twist

20-Minute Italian: Your Traditional Favorites, Faster, Easier and with a Modern Twist

by Andrea Soranidis


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Italian Classics without the Fuss

With Italian-born cook Andrea Soranidis’ 20-minute (or less!) recipes, you can enjoy classic Italian dishes without spending hours simmering sauce or slaving over a hot stove—and most importantly, without sacrificing the amazing flavors you love.

Choose from 75 speedy recipes, including vegetarian, gluten-free and dairy-free options, such as:

• Easy Pillowy Ricotta Gnocchi
• Spicy Shrimp & Zucchini Linguini
• Classic Italian Polpette (Meatballs)
• Black Pepper Mussels
• Speedy Spaghetti alla Nerano
• Fast Oven-Baked Chicken Cotolette (Breaded Chicken Cutlets)
• Classic Calamarata Pasta
• White Wine Veal Scaloppine
• 7-Ingredient Broccoli Pesto Pasta

No matter how hectic your schedule is, 20-Minute Italian is sure to have a quick and delicious recipe to please your palate.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781624148439
Publisher: Page Street Publishing
Publication date: 10/01/2019
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 1,241,303
Product dimensions: 7.66(w) x 8.87(h) x 0.56(d)

About the Author

Andrea Soranidis is the founder, photographer and recipe developer of The Petite Cook. Her recipes have been featured in magazines and websites such as The Guardian, Parade, Country Living and Elle.

Table of Contents

Introduction 6

Quick & Easy Antipasti for All Occasions 9

Fresh Burrata Panzanella in Just 10 Minutes 11

Melon, Prosciutto & Mozzarella Skewers 12

Beef Carpaccio & Asparagus Crostoni 15

Fresh Herb Frittata Sandwich Bites 16

Quick-Roasted Cherry Tomato & Ricotta Bruschetta 19

Easy Pappa al Pomodoro (Tuscan Tomato Soup) 20

5-Minute Sicilian-Style Antipasto Platter 23

Poached Eggs in Italian-Style Tomato Sauce (Eggs in Purgatory) 24

Creamy Pumpkin Soup with Fried Sage & Amaretti 27

Creamy Potato & Saffron Soup 28

Eggplant, Ricotta & Fresh Herb Rolls 31

5-Minute Salsa Tonnata (Tuna Spread) with Crudites 32

Caprese Salad with Homemade Basii Pesto 35

Cherry Tomatoes Stuffed with Herbs & Ricotta 36

Easy Pillowy Ricotta Gnocchi 39

Flashy Pasta & Risotto Dishes to Make on Repeat 41

Sicilian Pasta alia Norma 43

Spicy Shrimp & Zucchini Linguine 44

7-Ingredient Broccoli Pesto Pasta 47

Smoked Salmon & Spinach Spaghetti 48

Bucatini in Creamy Pea & Shrimp Sauce 51

Classic Calamarata Pasta 52

Classic Linguine alle Vongole 55

Speedy Spaghetti alia Nerano 56

Creamy Pumpkin & Smoked Pancetta Pasta 59

Pasta alla Boscaiola 60

Quick Seafood Pasta 63

Easy Spaghetti alia Carrettiera 64

Asparagus & Pea Risotto 67

Porcini, Leek & Prosciutto Risotto 68

Lemon Risotto with Shrimp Tartare 71

Shiitake Mushroom, Pumpkin & Rosemary Risotto 72

Perfect Meat & Poultry Dishes in No Time 75

Quick Lemon Chicken Piccata 77

Chicken Prosciutto Saltimbocca 78

Easiest-Ever Beer Chicken Skewers 81

White Wine Veal Scaloppine 82

Fast & Luscious Marinated Beef Skewers 85

Classic Italian Polpette (Meatballs) 86

Easy Awesome Beer Turkey Meatballs 89

Fast Oven-Baked Chicken Cotolette (Breaded Chicken Cutlets) 90

Exciting Fish & Seafood Mains in a Blink 93

Pistachio-Crusted Tuna with Orange Sauce 95

Aeolian-Style Pan-Roasted Cod Fillet 96

Black Pepper Mussels 99

Crispy Lemon Cod Fish Balls 100

One-Tray Prosciutto-Wrapped Cod Fillets with Tomatoes 103

Pesce all'Acqua Pazza (Fish in Crazy Water) 104

Grilled Squid with Salmoriglio Dressing 107

Braised Cuttlefish with Peas 108

Pulses & Grains Ready in Less than 20 Minutes 111

Barley, Pea & Ricotta Bowl 113

Hearty Chickpea & Potato Soup 114

Dad's Super-Fast Pasta & Fagioli 117

Nourishing Farro, Chickpea & Grilled Vegetables 118

10-Minute Seafood Couscous to Feed a Crowd 121

Chickpea Crespelle (Chickpea Pancakes) 122

Super-Nutritious, Vegan Chickpea Frittata with Greens 125

Sautéed Tuscan Kale with Pumpkin & Cannellini Beans 126

Speedy Nutritious Salads 129

Nutrient-Packed Chickpea Panzanella 131

Vibrant Mint & Zucchini Farro Salad 132

10-Minute Mediterranean Couscous Salad 135

Sicilian Orange & Fennel Salad 136

Tuscan-Style Cannellini Beans & Shrimp Salad 139

Melon, Zucchini, Prosciutto & Stracciatella Salad 140

Winter Persimmon & Pomegranate Salad 143

Apple, Celery & Walnut Salad with Gorgonzola Sauce 144

New Potato, Green Bean & Tuna Salad 147

Fig, Prosciutto & Burrata Salad 148

Effortless Everyday Sides 151

Quick-Marinated Eggplant Carpaccio 153

Spring-Perfect Frittata 154

Speedy Pan-Roasted New Potatoes 157

Leftover Spaghetti Frittata 158

Mushroom & Kale Frittata Crêpes 161

Classic Sautéed Mushrooms 162

Garlicky Stir-Fried Broccoli 165

Sautéed Purple Potatoes & Romanesco Broccoli 166

Super-Fast Stir-Fried Aromatic Fennel 169

Sautéed Brussels Sprouts with Crispy Pancetta 170

Acknowledgments 172

About the Author 173

Index 174

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