Creamy mushroom pasta sauce with tagliatelle pasta noodles by TerraMar Imports.

The Cucina Tradizionale box will allow you to experience a curated selection of the finest artisan crafted pasta cuts paired with our favorite variety of sauces.

From hand-picked tomatoes to the fresh grilled peppers, this authentic Italian box will transform your pantry into a chef’s culinary dream. Our team of culinary experts have curated products, prepared the recipes, and adjusted the steps to provide you with the best-tasting Italian cuisine. While this set of recipes are made for the ingredients in the Cucina Tradizionale box, please feel free to add your own twist making your own signature dish!

TerraMar Imports best food box for Italian foodies. From a selection of pastas, pasta sauces, cheese, and appetizers, this food box can also be seen as a meal box since it includes recipes to three types of pastas.

Jump to one of the three traditional recipes and let’s get cooking!

Creamy Mushroom Tagliolini
Spicy Red Pepper Paccheri Pasta
Tomato Pappardelle with Basil

Creamy Mushroom Tagliolini

Creamy egg tagliolini pasta with mushrooms

Are you ready to mesmerize your guests?! Our creamy mushroom egg tagliolini is sure to impress anyone who dares to try it!


1 pack Egg Tagliolini

2 oz. butter

1 garlic clove

1 cup of mushrooms

5 oz. grated Parmigiano Reggiano

2 tbsp. salt and extra for seasoning

½ teaspoon pepper

4 tbsp. of extra virgin olive oil

½ glass white wine, a sauvignon blanc will do the trick (optional)

Egg tagliolini pasta noodles being boiled in a saucepan for the recipe.

Step 1:

 In a pot, boil water and add two tablespoons of salt. Cook pasta for 5-7 minutes. Drain and set it aside.

Melting butter and sauteeing mushrooms for the pasta recipe.

Step 2:

In a separate pan, add 2 tbsp of olive oil to melt the butter and add the minced garlic and mushrooms. If you have a glass of white wine available, add it to the mixture and cook for 8 min.

Mixing the mushrooms and egg tagliolini pasta noodles for the pasta recipe.

Step 3:

Pour the sauce over the pasta and add in 3 oz of the parmigiano reggiano.

Serve the egg tagliolini pasta with fresh feta cheese or parmigiano cheese for a creamy, buttery pasta noodles with mushrooms.

Step 4:

Serve and garnish with olive oil, more parmigiano reggiano, and parsley if desired.





Spicy Red Pepper Paccheri Pasta

How to make a spicy red pepper pasta sauce with paccheri pasta with the TerraMar Imports box. This traditional Italian pesto sauce recipe comes with a kick and packs a punch of flavor.

Enjoy this savory pasta within minutes! The spicy pesto will definitely awaken your palate!


Paccheri pasta

Spicy pepper pesto

Extra-virgin olive oil

Salt and pepper

Garlic, minced

Parmigiano cheese, grated (recommended)


Paccheri pasta from TerraMar Imports to make the spicy pepper pesto pasta recipe from the Cucina Tradizionale box, an authentic Italian experience.

Step 1:

Bring 5 quarts of water to a rolling boil, add a dash of salt to boiling water and add the paccheri pasta to boiling water. Cook for 12 minutes, stirring gently occasionally. For more tender pasta, boil for an additional minute. Remove from heat and drain well. 

CHEF’S TIP: Add a spoonful of butter to cooking pasta for additional flavor!

Heat up your spicy red pepper pesto sauce in a saucepan for your recipe.

Step 2:

On a separate skillet, add 2 tbsp of Extra Virgin Olive Oil and bring it to a medium heat. Add ½ - ¾ of the spicy pepper pesto sauce, depending how saucy and spicy you like your pasta. Mix and let it heat for about 8 minutes. 

Mix the cooked paccheri pasta noodles with the spicy red pepper pesto sauce before the last touch of the recipe.

Step 3:

Pour the pesto sauce over the paccheri pasta, cheese, salt and pepper to taste, and toss until the pasta is properly mixed.

Serve the paccheri pasta with the spicy red pepper pesto sauce and add parmigiano cheese as a garnish.

Step 4:

Serve warm and sprinkle some extra virgin olive oil as a dressing and sprinkle desired amount of cheese. To impress your guests, serve with crusty Italian bread, grilled bell peppers as an appetizer, and a dry red wine!


Tomato Pappardelle with Basil

How to make tomato basil pasta with the Cucina Tradizionale Box from TerraMar Imports. This easy and simple recipe will elevate your palate!

Smell the Italian aromas at the comfort of your home with the tomato pappardelle pasta! This truly authentic Italian dish will give your tastebuds a dinner with all the Italian classics.


Pappardelle pasta noodles, olive oil, basil, and garlic for the Tomato basil pappardelle pasta recipe by TerraMar Imports in the Cucina Tradizionale meal box.

1 package Pappardelle pasta

Tomato pulp with basil

2-3 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil

2-3 fresh garlic cloves minced

Salt and pepper

Freshly grated Parmigiano-Reggiano

Optional: Basil for extra flavor


Boil the pappardelle pasta in a saucepan.

Step 1:

Boil pasta in 4-6 cups of salted water. Cook for about 12 min or according to package instructions to al dente. Drain, rinse and set aside.

Heat the minced garlic with the olive oil to prep for the sauce.

Step 2:

Using a large pan, heat the olive oil over medium-high heat. After a minute or so, add the garlic. Cook for about a minute or two.

Add the tomato basil sauce into the pan with the oil and minced garlic.

Step 3:

Add the tomato sauce to the olive oil and season with salt and pepper to taste.

Add the pappardelle pasta noodles with the tomato sauce, minced garlic, and olive oil.

Step 4:

Add the pasta and mix to coat the pasta noodles with the sauce for about 2 minutes. 

Add fresh basil to the mixture if you have any to make for the perfect tomato basil pappardelle pasta recipe.


If you are using fresh basil, add in the basil and gently mix everything up for about a minute.

Serve the pasta noodles and add parmigiano cheese as a garnish and taste the traditional flavors of Italy.

Step 5: 

Serve with freshly grated Parmigiano-Reggiano and enjoy!


We’d love to hear how your recipes turned out or what special ingredient you added to make it your signature dish. Please let us know in the comments below!


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