The Roma Blog


The Many Health Benefits of Mushrooms

Buongiorno!  People generally fall into one of two categories when it comes to mushrooms: they either LOVE them or can't stand them! (We're for the former ;) ) Mushrooms definitely have a strong presence in the Italian cuisine, and we're here today to give you a [READ MORE ...]


How to Build a Charcuterie and Cheese Board

Buonasera! If your family is anything like ours, you can count on some amazing cold cuts and cheeses to be around during any holiday or family gathering. It's one of our all time favorite appetizers, so today we're bringing you a list of all the steps [READ MORE ...]


Bring On the Comfort Food — Our Favorite Cream Sauces!

Buongiorno! Given that we are well into comfort food season (our favorite season of them all ;) ) we're highlighting our favorite cream based sauces to satisfy all your hearty pasta dish cravings this winter. There are few dishes cozier than pasta and tossed in these [READ MORE ...]


Italian Hot Chocolate - From Scratch!

Ciao tutti! If you've ever ordered hot chocolate while in Italy, you might have been surprised by what you received.  Unlike traditional American hot chocolate, Italian cioccolato caldo is very thick and rich, almost like actual melted down chocolate.  It's any chocolate lover's dream and today [READ MORE ...]


A Closer Look at the Italian Slow Food Movement

​ Buonasera! In the spirit of maintaining a healthy holiday season, we're taking a closer look today at a very interesting and important health-inspired movement that originated in Italy.  If you've never heard of it, this amazing organization is called Slow Food, aptly named to oppose fast [READ MORE ...]


The Capa di Roma Tomato Guide!

Buonasera tutti! Ever wonder which tomatoes to use with what recipe? Or what the differences are between all the types?  We're here tonight giving you our guide to all these questions! Let's get to it! HEIRLOOMS - Available in a wide variety of size, color and flavor, [READ MORE ...]


3 Ways to Stay Healthy This Holiday Season!

​ Buongiorno! With Thanksgiving behind us, it officially feels like the holiday season is in full swing.  For us, that definitely translates into eating lots more delicious food, gathering with family, and maybe even feeling a little holiday stress that comes with shopping and preparing for the [READ MORE ...]


Our Turkey Tips — For a Perfectly Baked Thanksgiving Turkey!

Buonasera! Your Thanksgiving preparations may be well under way by now, but today we're sharing with you our top tips for getting that turkey baked to perfection.  We've made plenty turkey mistakes over the years and we're here to make sure your holiday goes smoothly and [READ MORE ...]


7 Thanksgiving Side Dishes With Balsamic Vinegar

Buonasera tutti! In honor of our famous balsamic vinegar being back in stock (woohoo!) we've put together a list of seven side dishes for Thanksgiving that use this awesome ingredient! Balsamic vinegar can add a lot to vegetable sides and salads and there are a number [READ MORE ...]


5 Wines To Go With Your Thanksgiving Dinner

Buongiorno! Since Thanksgiving is right around the corner, you may be thinking about which wine to serve that pairs well with the wide range of food that will be found on your table!  Today we're bringing you our five favorite wines for Turkey Day and why [READ MORE ...]


Our Three Red Sauce Staples For Any Pasta Dish!

Buongiorno! Craving pasta but undecided on which sauce to make with it? We're bringing you our three favorite red sauces in today's post so your cravings never have to go unsatisfied!  Recipe by recipe we have our favorite amatriciana, arrabbiata and bolognese sauces.  Buon appetito! Amatriciana - [READ MORE ...]


Risotto Milanese Recipe

Buonasera!  As far as we're concerned, we're in full comfort food season now.  It's November, there's a chill in the air, and all we can think about are our favorite warm and comforting meals for dinner.  If you've spent some time in Northern Italy, specifically in [READ MORE ...]


Health Benefits of Parsley

Buonasera tutti! A long friend of the Italian cuisine, parsley appears in a number of dishes and packs a powerful, health-boosting punch too! Today we're taking a peek at all the lovely benefits that parsley offers us and why it's often referred to as a superfood! It'll [READ MORE ...]


Homemade Tomato Bisque

Buongiorno! We don't know about you, but we've definitely started incorporating more and more soups into our days lately! It's feeling like fall out here and nothing warms you up quite like a warm cup of soup! One of our favorites is tomato bisque from scratch. [READ MORE ...]


6 Immune Boosting Foods

​ Buongiorno, As we're getting further into fall now, you might have already caught a cold or started to feel a little stuffy from the change of season.  We thought this is a perfect time to gather our favorite immune boosting foods to incorporate in the kitchen [READ MORE ...]


Make Your Own Nutella!

Buonasera! This is a newer recipe for us, but we wanted to try and make our own homemade Nutella from fresh ingredients! Serious question: who doesn't love Nutella?! The creamy chocolate-hazelnut spread is a favorite and can be eaten by the spoonful or spread over just [READ MORE ...]


Amaretti Cookies for the Holidays!

Buonasera! We're already thinking about the different holiday desserts we'd like to prepare for the upcoming season, and amaretti are always a safe choice! These traditional, Italian almond cookies are delicate and light, while packed with intense flavor and are super simple to whip up.  This [READ MORE ...]


The Perfect Spinach Lasagna

Buonasera a tutti! Tonight we're making spinach lasagna, a perfect family dish and a great alternative to meat lasagna for those trying to incorporate more vegetables or avoid meat.  This recipe takes about two hours to make from start to finish and yields 12 servings. What you'll [READ MORE ...]


Wines to Try This Fall (and what to pair with them!)

Buongiorno! It feels officially like fall here, and we're transitioning our dishes to fit with the season! One of the most fun ways to get in the spirit of any new season is to try some different wines!  Today we're looking at which wines work best [READ MORE ...]


Why Choose Extra Virgin Olive Oil?

Ciao tutti! Do you know the reason why extra virgin olive oil is a better choice than regular olive oil? Today we wanted to explain this to you and highlight one of our best selling items— our extra virgin olive oil and why it's a great [READ MORE ...]


Butternut Squash Benefits

Buongiorno! Now that we're getting into October and the weather is getting a little crisper out there, we can start incorporating one of our favorite foods—butternut squash! This rich and sweet root vegetable is found in so many different dishes and is great for our health. [READ MORE ...]


Olive Bread - (from scratch!)

Buongiorno, Tonight we're making olive bread, one of our favorites! We are crazy about olives and if you are too, you've found the right recipe! Olive bread is a flavorful, creative twist on the usual plain bread, and makes a great side to your dinner or [READ MORE ...]


The Best Amatriciana Sauce

Buonasera! Named after the Italian town, Amatrice, Amatriciana sauce is a classic Italian spicy red sauce traditionally made with guanciale (cured pork cheek), black pepper and/or red pepper flakes and pecorino cheese. Needless to say, it's a sauce packed with flavor and today we're sharing our [READ MORE ...]


Frutti di Mare Recipe

Buongiorno tutti! This one is for anyone who can't get enough of seafood! In any seaside Italian city, you will find a frutti di mare dish on the menu.  It's usually with a base of spaghetti or linguine, and filled with a mixture of tasty, fresh [READ MORE ...]


5 Must-See Places In Rome

Ciao tutti! Rome is one of the biggest travel destinations in Italy, and possibly the world.  There is so much history and beauty oozing out of every inch of the city, and there's certainly not a shortage of activities.  Today we're bringing you our top five [READ MORE ...]


Creamy Pesto Sauce Recipe

Buonngiorno! We all love a great, home made pesto sauce (we've even already given you our recipe), but what about ading a creamy twist on this popular favorite?  With a little cream, pesto sauce can take on a whole new flavor, perfect for when you want [READ MORE ...]


5 Reasons to add sage to your next meal!

Buongiorno! A classic Italian herb found in a number of Mediterranean dishes is sage! A "sister herb" of rosemary, sage is a woody herb with some outstanding health benefits.  It has been used for thousands of years for a number of reasons including healing snakebites, protecting [READ MORE ...]


Authentic Panna Cotta Recipe

Buonasera! Today we have a little something for your sweet tooth — an authentic panna cotta recipe! If you've ever had homemade panna cotta, you'll know that this traditional Italian custard from the Piedmont region of Italy is rich and always hits the spot.  "Panna cotta" [READ MORE ...]


The Perfect Arrabbiata Sauce

Buongiorno a tutti! This one is for all the spicy food lovers out there — it's a hot arrabbiata sauce! For those that don't know, "arrabbiata" means "angry" which in this case refers to the spiciness of the sauce.  This is a pretty easy sauce to [READ MORE ...]


6 Things To See and Do in Cinque Terre

Buongiorno! The famous Cinque Terre in the Liguria region of Italy, are a must see.  They are "five lands" or little towns that are beautiful and have even been named a UNESCO World Heritage Site.  Today we're bringing you our list of six things to see [READ MORE ...]


A Simple Recipe for Homemade Bread

Buongiorno! We don't know about you, but we are serious bread lovers here at Capa! One thing that is always amazing to have is warm, homemade bread! And the good news is: it doesn't have to be difficult to make! In this recipe all you need is two loaf [READ MORE ...]


An Added Benefit: Squid Ink Pasta!

Buongiorno! The other night, we wanted to spice things up and found a package of fresh, squid ink pasta at a gourmet supermarket.  We whipped up a seafood red sauce and the pasta added a boost of extra flavor.  After a little investigating, it also added [READ MORE ...]


7 Dishes To Make With Fresh Figs

Ciao tutti! We don't know about you, but we are just mad about figs.  Here in the U.S., figs tend to be easiest to find and ripest in August and early September.  One of our favorite foods to eat is just plain, fresh figs (particuarly black [READ MORE ...]


5 Things To See and Do in Venice

Buongiorno! Summer is still in full swing and maybe you have plans to take a beautiful trip to Italy!  We wanted to put together a couple travel posts of cool places to see and things to do in a few major Italian cities you might be [READ MORE ...]


The Perfect Caesar Dressing

Buongiorno! We have the best recipe for making your own caesar salad dressing at home! It has intense flavor, and all the creaminess you expect in a caesar, that you sometimes can't find from a restaurant.  Honestly, after finding this recipe, we can never go back [READ MORE ...]


A Basic Cheese Guide

Buongiorno! If you've ever walked through the cheese display at a supermarket and felt overwhelmed, we are here for you! Today we're walking you through a little basic guide to understand the differences across all the fresh, aged, and creamy cheeses out there! Gruyère - Made from [READ MORE ...]


Simple Italian Marinade for Steak

Ciao tutti! Today we have a DIY marinade for your next steak dinner with all Italian flavors and herbs.  A great marinade is one thing you definitely don't have to buy from the store and it tastes even better when it's made from fresh ingredients.  This [READ MORE ...]


Mushroom Risotto Recipe

Let's be honest, is anyone ever not in the mood for amazing risotto? We could have it every night of the week! Today we are cooking up a classic and creamy mushroom risotto.  Risotto is not the quickest meal to whip up, but its flavor [READ MORE ...]


Some Facts About Olives!

Ciao tutti! We've recently stumbled across some interesting information about olives, and thought it might apppeal to those antipasto lovers out there! There are so many different varieties of olives and they've been a part of our diet for thousands of years!  There's a reason why [READ MORE ...]


7 Amazing Health Benefits of Bell Peppers

Buongiorno! Bell peppers are a tasty and colorful addition to tons of dishes, in both raw and cooked form.  Often a staple in Italian recipes, bell peppers pack a powerful health punch too! Let's take a look at some of their lovely health benefits! Bell peppers... are a [READ MORE ...]


Balsamic Glazed Roasted Brussels Sprouts

Ciao tutti! This side dish is a fixture on the menus of most trendy restaurants right now, and that's because they don't disappoint! Considering we have a delicious balsamic vinegar of our own to work with, we thought we'd bring you a recipe for brussels sprouts [READ MORE ...]


Cotoletta Recipe

Buongiorno! One of the most classic Milanese dishes is the cotoletta.  Typically made with veal, but often with chicken as well, the cotoletta is a family favorite and is a pretty simple dish to whip up.  We're walking you through the traditional recipe and steps for [READ MORE ...]


7 Reasons to Add an Onion to Your Next Dish!

Ciao tutti! We toss a chopped onion into a number of dishes at Roma Restaurant, and besides their powerful and delicious flavor, they are great for your health too! An onion can add so much to an otherwise basic dish, and now there are seven extra [READ MORE ...]


A Classic Meat Sauce

Buongiorno! Today's dish is a very basic sauce, but a classic and loved one by all— meat sauce.  Spaghetti and meat sauce is a traditional, staple meal, but there are ways you can perfect this rich sauce by using high quality ingredients and taking an extra [READ MORE ...]


Three Italian Cocktails to Whip Up at Your Next Party!

Buongiorno! Today we're bringing you three simple recipes for a few of our refreshing, Italian favorites!  We're whipping up bellinis, negronis, and rossinis today, and showing you how easy it can be to make one up at home too! Perfect for a poolside party, or a [READ MORE ...]


Make Your Own Sun Dried Tomatoes!

Ciao tutti! Who doesn't love sun dried tomatoes?! You can pop them on a sandwich, add them to a pasta dish, lay them out with olives and cold cuts for a nice antipasto dish, or just eat them plain!  But have you ever made them yourself? [READ MORE ...]


3 Must-See Places In Italy This Summer

Buongiorno! Now that it's finally starting to feel like summer out, you may be planning your upcoming vacation! If you are planning on a trip to Europe this summer, we thought we'd suggest a few of our all-time favorite places to see in beautiful Italy that you [READ MORE ...]


The Best Wine and Cheese Pairings!

Ciao tutti! As you may be entertaining a little more frequently with this warmer weather, we have an informative, basic guide of wine and cheese pairings to try.  As most of us already know, wine and cheese make the perfect pair!  Tannin, acidity, and texture are [READ MORE ...]


Pasta alla Carbonara Recipe

Buongiorno! Pasta alla carbonara is a traditional dish from Rome, typically make with spaghetti.  It is definitely an indulgent dish, but it can be whipped up in minutes and will satisfy that creamy craving when you have it.  Let's get cooking! What you'll need: 1 lb. spaghetti 3 eggs 1 [READ MORE ...]


Garlic - a potent and healthy food!

Buongiorno! Garlic is found in just about every delicious Italian dish, usually as one of the primary ingredients.  There is a lot of research about the medicinal and health qualities of this potent food, and as garlic lovers ourselves, we thought we delve right into it! It [READ MORE ...]


We're Making Pizzelle!

One of the most common Italian cookies is pizzelle! They are light, thin cookies made traditionally with anise and are definitely a crowd pleaser! To make these cookies, you will need a special iron in the shape of the print of the cookie, which can [READ MORE ...]


Health Benefits of White Wine and Champagne

Buongiorno! We wrote a little while back about the health benefits of red wine, so we thought we'd bring you a little more information on whites and sparkling wines too!  Like anything else, moderation is key, but there are some great health benefits from the occasional [READ MORE ...]


Kalamata Olive Tapenade Recipe

Buongiorno! Today we are bringing you an awesome recipe for a flavorful olive tapenade, a perfect appetizer for a summer gathering or just your next family dinner.  Served over toasted french bread, this delicious spread hits the spot! What you'll need: 1 cup pitted kalamata olives 3 cloves of [READ MORE ...]


Italian Coffees 101

Buongiorno, coffee lovers! There are quite a few Italian coffee drinks out there and at one point or another, you may have wondered how each is made and what the difference is between them. Many of the classic Italian coffees are just different proportions of milk [READ MORE ...]


Summer Drink Recipe — Aperol Spritz!

Buogniorno! As it's finally warming up here, we thought we'd bring you the recipe for the classic Italian cocktail, the Aperol Spritz.  If you go anywhere in Italy and order a "spritz," you'll get this bright, summertime cocktail that just feels like summer.  The great news is [READ MORE ...]


Almond Biscotti Recipe

Buongiorno amici! As you probably already know, biscotti are a delicious and traditional italian cookie that is typically enjoyed with coffee or a decadent cappuccino! Today we are bringing you a recipe that we love for almond biscotti from scratch that won't disappoint! This recipe will make [READ MORE ...]


Wine and Food Pairing 101

Buongiorno! Today we are exploring the basics of wine and food pairing for those of you who are not sure where to start! We're breaking it down by wine type and outlining which foods pair best with each. Light, Dry White - Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Grigio, Albarino, [READ MORE ...]


Ricotta Filling/Cannoli Dip Recipe

Buongiorno tutti! Today we are whipping up that deliiicious ricotta filling found in cannoli and ricotta cake.  Another popular way to incorporate this filling is by presenting it as a dip that you can dip cookies into. (We could eat it with a spoon too!)  What you'll [READ MORE ...]


Oregano — 5 Health Benefits!

Buongiorno! A classic herb found in the Italian cuisine (and many others) is oregano.  But did you know all the beautiful health benefits there are in this little herb too?  Today we're delving into the health power of this special little herb. Antifungal and antimicrobial - Two [READ MORE ...]


Four Simple Appetizer Ideas

Buongiorno! In the spirit of spring and this lovely warm weather coming in, we're giving you a few ideas for different, simple appetizers to enjoy for your next party! You might have some fun events coming up in your social calendar going into spring, so we [READ MORE ...]


Pour Yourself a Cup - The Health Benefits of Espresso and Coffee

  Italian espresso is one of the best coffees in the world, but is it good for you?  If you're like a lot of people, you may feel like you need that cup of coffee or cappuccino in the morning to get moving, so today we [READ MORE ...]


Tiramisu From Scratch!

Today we are whipping up the Italian classic dessert, tiramisu! For such a famous sweet, tiramisu is not too difficult to make so we are breaking it all down for you here. This recipe will make about 8 servings. What you'll need: 8 in. square baking dish 2 [READ MORE ...]


8 Reasons to Enjoy More Rosemary

  Rosemary is an herb found in a number of cuisines but has a very special and prominent place in Italian dishes.  Beyond its delicious flavor, it has a bunch of health benefits that may even inspire you to add a little extra to your next [READ MORE ...]


10 Minute Recipe: Garlic Bread!

We're indulging tonight and you're invited. We deserve it! ;)  It's the never disappointing side dish/appetizer that's too easy not to make: garlic bread! Today we have a 5 ingredient, 10 minute recipe to deliciousness so let's break it down. What you'll need: one loaf of crusty Italian [READ MORE ...]


The Home of Balsamic Vinegar: Modena

One of our favorite ingredients here at Capa di Roma is balsamic vinegar.  We already know that there are a number of ways to enjoy it, but we seldom think about where it's from.  There's no higher quality balsamic vinegar than one imported from this [READ MORE ...]


Health Benefits of Basil!

Ciao ciao! Basil is a very prominent ingredient in Italian cuisine and in addition to adding some rich flavor to your dish, it has many health benefits as well!  Our beloved basil... is rich in Vitamin K, which builds strong bones and helps to prevent heart disease.  has antibacterial and [READ MORE ...]


5 Pizzas For the Meat Lover

Buongiorno a tutti! There are infinite pizza topping combinations to try and if you're anything like us, you need a little taste of them all! With our Capa di Roma pizza sauce as base, there are endless pizzas to be made! Today we are catering these recipes [READ MORE ...]


4 Reasons to Enjoy a Glass of Red Wine Tonight

As if we needed another reason to have a glass of wine.   As many of us may know, in moderation, there are some awesome health benefits to extract from red wine as it even has a place in the Mediterranean Diet. Though the suggested amount [READ MORE ...]


Homemade Tortellini Recipe

Buongiorno tutti! Today we have a recipe for you that's not necessarily the quickest dish to whip up, but it's a classic dish and there's nothing like it when made from scratch — tortellini!  Making pasta from scratch like this is a really fun activity if you've [READ MORE ...]


3 Easy Vinaigrette Salad Dressings

Now that we've established olive oil's role in the famous Mediterranean Diet, we thought we could bring you a few super easy vinaigrette salad dressing recipes.  If you haven't already made this change to your diet, a great place to make a healthy substitution is [READ MORE ...]


4 Reasons to Swap Out Butter For Olive Oil

Hi everyone! In keeping with the theme of the Mediterranean Diet from our previous couple posts, today we're highlighting the benefits of olive oil! Olive oil has often been regarding as the cornerstone of the Mediterranean Diet, and has some pretty amazing health qualities.  Obviously you [READ MORE ...]


8 Health Benefits of Tomatoes!

It's no secret that we are big fans of tomatoes here at Capa di Roma.  We even import our plum tomatoes from Italy for our sauces.  Whether you consider them a fruit or vegetable, we can all agree that they are great for you and [READ MORE ...]


Shifting Towards The Mediterranean Diet

As a kind of supplement to our last post about the guidelines and health benefits of the Mediterranean Diet, we're outlining in this post some easy substitutions and tricks you can incorporate into your existing diet to improve your overall health and wellbeing.  There are [READ MORE ...]


What is the Mediterranean Diet?

Italy has a reputation for having some of the best food in the world.  Several other Mediterranean countries have fantastic cuisine as well, yet the average person in these countries manages to stay slimmer and healthier than many Americans.  The Mediterranean diet is a topic [READ MORE ...]


Fettuccine Alfredo Recipe

The perfect pasta indulgence: fettuccine alfredo.  This creamy sauce ALWAYS hits the spot and the best part is, it takes no time to whip up!   This recipe yields about 6 servings. What you'll need: 10 oz. fettuccine fresh chopped parsley 1/2 cup butter 1/2 cup heavy cream 1/2 cup parmesan cheese, [READ MORE ...]


Sausage and Peppers

Sausage and peppers are a classic at any Italian family gathering.  It's also a pretty simle dish to whip up for dinner.  With a good quality sausage, this is a really tasty and easy dinner idea. This recipe will make about 8 servings. What you'll need: 8 links [READ MORE ...]


Potato Gnocchi From Scratch!

Tonight on the menu: fresh potato gnocchi! Everyone loves this hearty dish and it's another really simple dinner to whip up.  We're breaking it down from start to finish today for you so get ready for some deliciousness! This recipe makes 3-4 servings. What you'll need: 3 large baking [READ MORE ...]


Fresh Bruschetta Recipe

Ciao tutti! Who doesn't love a fresh, light appetizer like bruschetta? It's simple to throw together and always a favorite.  We even make a dinner out of it sometimes because it's just so tasty.  Bruschetta is a great appetizer for a family dinner or the next [READ MORE ...]


Pesto Sauce From Scratch!

Buongiorno tutti! This is a really fun recipe and maybe something you haven't tried before, but there's nothing quite like fresh pesto sauce!  This can sound like a daunting task if you've never tried it, but there's not actually too much involved in making your own [READ MORE ...]


An Easy + Light Dinner — Shrimp Scampi

Buongiorno! Shrimp scampi is a crowd pleaser, and even better, it's pretty easy to prepare!  In today's post, we're sharing a great recipe for this dish that's also a lighter dinner option for yourself and the family.  This recipe will make about 4 servings. Let's get [READ MORE ...]


Baked Ziti

Hi everyone! Today we have a favorite at any Italian family gathering and that is the cheesy and delicious baked ziti! Baked ziti does not have to be so difficult to prepare, and this recipe will make about 12 servings so it's another great option for [READ MORE ...]


Eggplant Parmesan Recipe

Tonight on the menu: classic eggplant parmesan! A good eggplant parm can be just the satisfying dinner you're looking for so we are offering up our scrumptious recipe today. This recipe will make about 10 servings, so it's perfect for a family dinner with some [READ MORE ...]


5 Facts About Where We're From: Salerno, Italy

We're taking a little break from our usual recipe today to explain a little bit about where we're from! In order to understand the authenticity of our products and ingredients, we thought you could get to know us and Salerno a little bit better.  First, a [READ MORE ...]


Italian Meatball Recipe

One of the best things to cover in delicious red sauce? Italian meatballs of course!! Here's our recipe for rich and flavorful meatballs! What you'll need: 1 lb. ground beef 1/2 cup bread crumbs 1/4 cup parmesan cheese, grated 1 1/2 tbsp. Capa di Roma Olive Oil 1/4 tsp. black pepper 1/2 [READ MORE ...]


How To Make A Hearty Bolognese Sauce

Today we're bringing you a hearty, lovely Bolognese sauce for your next pasta dish.  With a base of Capa di Roma sauce, you can't go wrong with this easy dish!  What you'll need: 1 1/2 jars of Capa di Roma Marinara Sauce 1/4 cup Capa di Roma Extra [READ MORE ...]


Three Pizzas To Try On Pizza Night!

Today we have three different pizza recipes for you to try on your next pizza night! (Which, if you're anything like us, is likely coming up soon ;) ) In this post, we are featuring the classic Italian Capricciosa, Ortolana, and Napoletana pizzas. For all of [READ MORE ...]


Italian Herb Dipping Oil Recipe For Bread

Ciao tutti! Today we have a classic (and super simple) recipe for a flavorful, herbed dipping oil for bread. I don't know about you, but the bread and dipping oil is my favorite part of the meal when out to eat at an Italian restaurant, so [READ MORE ...]


5 Ways To Enjoy Balsamic Vinegar

In addition to our selection of sauces here at Capa di Roma, we have a rich and delicious aged balsamic vinegar that we import from the birthplace of balsamic vinegar: Modena, Italy!   There are a number of ways you can incorporate and enjoy balasamic vinegar [READ MORE ...]


Penne alla Vodka Recipe!

Who doesn't love a great pasta dish? We certainly do. :) Today we have a simple and delicious recipe for penne alla vodka! And as always, we are using our signature Capa di Roma Marinara Sauce and olive oil to get that authentic Italian flavor! If [READ MORE ...]


Holiday Side Dish — Stuffed Mushrooms, Italian Style!

Buongiorno tutti! Holiday season is in full swing! For all the family gatherings you will be attending and hosting this season, we wanted to give you a nice side dish to prepare. We came up with this stuffed mushrooms recipe (done Italian style, of course), so [READ MORE ...]


Homestyle Cheesy Lasagna Recipe!

Buonasera tutti! Tonight on the menu is a rich and cheesy homestyle lasagna! We are going to be using the newest addition to the Capa di Roma sauces: the Three Cheese Sauce!  There's never a limit on cheesy goodness in our kitchen, so our lasagna is [READ MORE ...]


Comfort Food Recipe- Stuffed Peppers

Buongiorno!!  It's getting to be that time of year when we just want to get snuggled up and cozy at home and indulge in our favorite comfort foods. A staple in any Italian household is a great recipe for stuffed peppers!  This is a lighter, healthier [READ MORE ...]


Pizza Night! Pizza Margherita Recipe

Pizza margherita is a staple for any pizza lover! The red of the tomato sauce, the white of the mozzarella cheese, and the green of the basil leaves make up the colors of (one very delicious) Italian flag.  This classic pizza can be found anywhere [READ MORE ...]