Great food has always been an important part of our family. Many cherished moments happen around the table, sharing a meal with those we love. So we've always put our heart and soul into our food, gathering together great ingredient items that make even ordinary dishes put a smile everyone's face. As we learned from family tradition, great food doesn't have to be complicated - it just takes the right ingredients. Here in the Cervasi Cucina, we'll show you great tips and tricks to put together meals, sides and appetizers, using simple high-quality specialty ingredients that turn into easy-to-make, crowd-pleasing dishes.

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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Facebook Fan Favorite: Instant Pot ® Mac & Cheese Recipe

Facebook Fan Fave: Creamy Mac & Cheese in an Instant Pot

We love our Cervasi Facebook fans and followers and appreciate when they ask us questions, offer suggestions and — in this instance — give us a recipe for our archive! Our fan was inspired by our recent blog post, Instant Pot Tips for Pasta Dishes, where we shared how we’re seeing Instant Pot fans talk […]

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Instant Pots and Pasta

Instant Pot Tips for Pasta Dishes

Did you know you can use your Instant Pot for pasta dishes? That’s right. You can now cook Cervasi pasta in about five minutes! We’ve been reading people’s Instant Pot (a.k.a. Instapot or IP) feedback, tips and tricks on cooking pasta (and using olive oil) in Facebook groups, such as Instant Pot for Beginners and Instant […]

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Cervasi's 3 Savory Soups to Warm You Up This Winter

3 Savory Soups to Warm You Up This Winter

If you are just about anywhere in the United States, you could say it’s been cold — really cold. Much of our country has been experiencing extreme freezing temperatures, loads of ice and piles of snow. And we have been feeling it here in Kansas City this year, right? We don’t know about you, but our […]

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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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