Maggiano’s Little Italy specializes in Italian-American cuisine served in a warm and friendly atmosphere. Maggiano’s menu features both classic and contemporary recipes – authentic pastas, signature salads, prime steaks, fresh seafood, regular chef specials and specialty desserts. Maggiano’s 46 locations nationwide offer lunch, dinner, delivery and carryout service. Banquet spaces for special occasions are also available at select restaurants. Maggiano’s is owned and operated by Brinker International, Inc. (NYSE: EAT), one of the world’s leading casual dining restaurant companies, serving more than one million guests daily. Brinker owns or franchises more than 1,600 restaurants in 30 countries and two territories. In addition to Maggiano’s, Brinker owns and operates Chili’s Grill & Bar.
Maggiano's Little Italy Copycat Recipe
1/4 cup button mushrooms
1/2 Spanish yellow onion, chopped
5 oz. chicken breast (raw), cut into 1 to 1 1/2 inch pieces
1/2 lb. rigatoni
1/2 tablespoon basil and parsley mix
1 tablespoon grated Parmesan cheese
2 tablespoons garlic butter
salt and pepper to taste
1 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil
1 teaspoon garlic puree
1/2 cup Marsala wine
2 cups chicken stock
2 cups heavy cream
Heat oil. Sauce mushrooms, Spanish onion and garlic. Brown lightly and season with salt and pepper. Add chicken. Add Marsala wine and chicken stock. Reduce by half. Add cream and bring to a boil. Turn down heat and simmer to skim away any impurities Cook rigatoni al dente. Add drained rigatoni to pan and finish with basil-parsley mix, Parmesan cheese, garlic butter, and salt and pepper. Add Marsala for flavor as needed. Place in pasta bowl and garnish with Parmesan shavings and chopped parsley.