Eat your way across Sicily—no plane ticket required! These flavorful, Sicilian-inspired recipes are big on fresh flavors, seafood, regional ingredients, and plenty of spices.

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Sicilian Sweet & Savory Bucatini with Broccoli Rabe

Sicilian Sweet & Savory Bucatini with Broccoli Rabe
Credit: Photography by Joesph De Leo

When you're eating like an Italian, pasta is never a bad place to start.

Sicilian-Style Saffron Cod with Burst Tomatoes

Sicilian-Style Saffron Cod with Burst Tomatoes

For an extra-Mediterranean touch, top with a gremolata made from parsley, citrus zests and anchovies.

Spaghetti with Spicy Tomatoes & Clams

spaghetti with spicy tomatoes & clams
Credit: Photography by Christopher Testani

Sicily is known for fresh seafood and vibrant spices.

Sicilian-Style Carrots

Sicilian-Style Carrots

These are not your average cooked carrots. Anchovies, EVOO, and plenty of garlic give the orange veggie a makeover.

Pork Tenderloin with Sicilian Tapenade

Pork Tenderloin with Sicilian Tapenade
Credit: Photography by Sarah Anne Ward

Make your food processor do all the work in this impressive yet easy dinner.

Sicilian Panzanella Salad with Grilled Swordfish

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Fresh seafood is paramount in this coastal Italian region. This is the kind of healthy-hearty dish that can convert anyone to Team Salad!

Cold Pasta alla Norma

Cold Pasta alla Norma

Pasta alla Norma is one of Sicily's most iconic dishes. This cold version tastes great in warmer months!

Roasted Eggplants with Sicilian-Style Cannellini Beans

Roasted Eggplants with Sicilian-Style Cannellini Beans

Roasted eggplant gets to be the star of the show in this impressive vegetarian main.

Sicilian Caponata

Sicilian Caponata

Caponata, an eggplant-based Sicilian appetizer, is a must-have on your charcuterie board.

Cantaloupe & Apricot Granita 

Cantaloupe & Apricot Granita

When you feel like a frozen dessert but want something more refreshing than ice cream, try a granita!

Sicilian Salad with Oranges

sicilian salad with oranges

A little sweet, a little savory, and a whole lot of flavor.

Vegetable Manicotti

Vegetable Manicotti

Just roll with it!

Cannoli Sammies

Cannoli Sammies
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So maybe this isn't your grandma's classic cannoli, but this fun twist is sure to become a new family favorite.