The Main Course
With flavors built around tuna season, this dish is deceivingly simple to make yet, produces an extremely sophisticated meal. A fresh, bright mixture of tomatoes & basil are mixed with briny capers that bring just enough salinity to bring to life the tuna's natural ocean flavor.
This is the best recipe for Penne alla Vodka you will find. It is creamy, luscious, bursting with flavor and just a pinch spicy. It's extremely crave-able, it's addicting, and you will eat too much.
This Basil Parmesan Sauce recipe is a favorite of mine because it is packed with fresh flavor, can be made in advance, and it's extremely versatile. I use it on everything from classic turkey sandwiches to elegant beef tenderloin. It's a perfect condiment to keep around and I am always finding new ways to use it.
Pan-seared chicken is quick, satisfying, versatile, KETO, Gluten free, and perfect for make ahead dinners or meal prep. The options for how to use this style of chicken are limited only by your culinary creativity.
Once in a while a recipe comes along that literally quiets a crowd. This recipe does that. I honestly don't know how it can be that good, but it just is. Rigatoni with Sausage & Fennel is a real deal, show stopper.
This version of the well known, UK classic, Shepherd's pie is layered with rich, savory flavors. Using diced lamb refines this dish and elevates it well above the minced meat version. It's a true representation of rustically refined cooking, which is what Feast & Merriment is all about!
Chicken Rosemary Burgers may be my favorite of all Giada De Laurentiis recipes. After many years of making these delicious chicken burgers, I discovered a few tricks and tips that make these recipe easy to make, and perfect for a weeknight meal.