• Easy Amatriciana Pasta Recipe

    Crispy cured pork and a simple tomato sauce are tossed with al dente rigatoni in this rustic Italian pasta dish.

  • Gnocchetti alla Pomodoro Recipe

    Infuse a quick, homemade pasta with saffron, then toss with a fresh tomato and basil sauce before finishing with a nutty, aged pecorino cheese.

  • Rigatoni alla Carbonara Recipe

    Make this fool-proof Roman pasta recipe by tossing a sauce of gently cooked egg yolks, pecorino cheese, and freshly ground black pepper with al dente pasta and crispy guanciale.

  • Fried Ravioli with Vodka Sauce Recipe

    Stuff ravioli with 3 different cheeses and sausage, then fry until crisp and dip in a velvety vodka sauce for the ultimate Italian-American appetizer.

  • Sunday Gravy Recipe

    Make Rao’s version of the Italian-American classic by braising 5 varieties of meat in a rich, velvety tomato gravy, then serve over al dente pasta with plenty of fragrant basil.

  • The Mysterious Origins of Italy's 'Whore's Pasta'

    Spaghetti alla puttanesca roughly translates to "whore's pasta" – but no one can agree on why.