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Lauren Lane and Cervasi Products at Just for Her Event in Kansas City June 2018

“Just for Her” with Lauren Lane and Cervasi [Plus New Recipe]

Our chef partner Lauren Lane recently participated in the tenth annual Just for Her Event in Kansas City, and we enjoyed being part of this well-known, popular gathering of women who come together to enjoy fashion, beauty, health and wellness, food and more. Lauren shared a great recap of the event on her blog, along […]

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Spring party menu ideas from Cervasi in Kansas City

Menu Ideas for Spring Events

Spring is here and that means graduation parties, bridal showers and get-togethers to kick off summer break are just around the corner. So, what should be on the menu at these celebrations? Here are a few Cervasi-inspired ideas to help get your party planning started! Appetizers/Finger Food We follow the unwritten rule that you should […]

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Cervasi Italian foods gift basket idea

Give the Gift of an Italian Food Basket This Christmas

You’ve seen traditional gift baskets filled with coffee, tea and chocolates. This year, change things up and give a useful, beautiful gift basket filled with Italian food products from Cervasi! Include a selection of ingredients for a specific dish. Then complete the basket by adding a recipe card showing how to create the dish. Check […]

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Delicious and versatile Cervasi artichoke hearts

Delicious and Versatile Artichoke Hearts

We’re not just all about pasta products here at Cervasi. We carry many Italian specialty products, including artichoke hearts — the edible portion of the inner yellow leaves that encircle the cavity of this popular vegetable. The love for artichokes undoubtedly begins with its tasty, tender texture that easily adds pizzazz to simple recipes. Another […]

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Top 5 Recipes From the Cervasi Recipe Collection

Top 5 Recipes From the Cervasi Recipe Collection

We’ve been sharing recipes on the Cervasi website for a long time. We started to wonder — what are your favorites from our own collection of treasured family recipes? It should be no surprise that our guests are looking for all varieties of pasta recipes because after all… we’re importers of quality Italian pasta (among […]

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Pantry Meals

Pantry Preparation for the Italian Cucina

Quality ingredients are key to great Italian cooking, but who has the time to grocery shop multiple times per week? Keeping a well-stocked pantry can help any home cook whip up a variety of meals in no time. Extra Virgin Olive Oil: An extremely versatile oil featured in several dishes, dressings, sauces, and more. Always […]

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Artichoke Hearts

The #1 (Secret) Sicilian Super Food

Italians owe a lot more to their health than a love of red wine. One of their “secret weapons” is perhaps one of nature’s more intimidating vegetables — the artichoke. Despite its exterior, artichokes pack a powerful, nutritional punch. These magic veggies, like the ones in Cervasi’s artichokes line, should become a foundation for a simply […]

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