Spinach pie with feta and pine nuts

Spinach pie by Bake Bellissima

This spinach pie recipe is from one of the first cookbooks I ever purchased. As I flipped the pages of the Barefoot Contessa cookbook as a newlywed, I knew this was the way I wanted to cook . Delicious and simple ingredients, easy fuss-free directions, the perfect guide for a novice in the kitchen. Some […]

Osso buco with mushroom sauce

osso buco with mushrooms bake bellissima

Some of you looking at this picture of my osso buco with mushroom sauce may be wondering, where is the osso, or the star of this dish, the bone? Let me explain. I did not follow the featured recipe instruction to use string,  and so the tender delicious veal separated from the bone. This recipe will be […]

Stuffed Chicken Breast with Spinach and Tomato sauce

This is my one of my go to dishes when I have a crowd, it is pretty simple and the results look colourful and are a real hit. The recipe may sound complicated but it is really just shnitzel with a filling. serves 8 6 chicken breasts, cut in half lengthwise Salt and black pepper […]

Genius Sea Bass with Leeks and Herb Vinaigrette Recipe

I debated over the title of this recipe for a while.  Should I use the word genius? After all, the techniques used to prepare the dish could not be more simple, and have nothing novel about them. It also goes against my more demure nature to throw such a heavy duty word around. But I […]