Pasta and Rice

Easy pasta and rice recipes mostly inspired by my Italian roots and travels around the world. All the pasta and rice recipes are ready in 1 hour or less, using simple everyday ingredients, and loads of gluten-free, dairy-free, vegan and vegetarian options.

Orange Chicken Black Rice - Traditional Chinese recipe by The Petite Cook

Orange Chicken with Forbidden rice

If you want to make the most out of Chinese New Year, forget your local take-away, and cook yourself a tasty meal inspired by the vibrant eastern traditions. T...
Easy Spaghetti Cupcakes, a fun vegetarian recipe for the whole family. Recipe by The Petite Cook

Easy Spaghetti Cupcakes

What would the world be without Spaghetti? Pimp them up and make a fun Easy Spaghetti Cupcake version! Spaghetti are the most famous Italian pasta and are supe...
How to make the traditional italian lasagne, in a fun cupcake version! Recipe by The Petite Cook

Lasagna Bolognese Cups

Lasagna, a staple in Italian cuisine, is impossible to resist in this cute guilt-free cupcake version! This classic dish from the Bel Paese is a staple of ital...
How to make fresh homemade pasta, recipe tutorial by the petite cook

How To Make Homemade Pasta

After you've tried homemade pasta, you’ll never want to eat store-bought version again. It's so much tastier, that brings a simple main to a brand new leve...
how to make the perfect stir fry by the petite cook

How to Make The Perfect Stir-fry

Master this Asian cooking technique  with the help of these simple, easy-to-follow tips and become the king/queen of The Perfect Stir-fry! Stir-fry is one of t...
Italian Pasta alla norma recipe

Sicilian Pasta alla Norma

It's Meatless Monday all over again, and it's gonna taste so much better with this Italian vegetarian recipe : Pasta alla Norma! Pasta alla Norma is the origin...