One of the most typical and appreciated pasta recipes is “cacio e pepe”, that is to say cheese and pepper. it’s smooth and delicious! It looks simple but… Read more “AMAZING PASTA CACIO E PEPE (CHEESE AND PEPPER)”
Recipe: spaghetti with fresh tuna and lemon!
This recipe is very simple and tastes very fresh, even if it’s a warm dish! What’s important here is having good quality raw material! Believe me, you’ll… Read more “Recipe: spaghetti with fresh tuna and lemon!”
THE USAGE OF CREAM IN ITALIAN RECIPES ABROAD. A REAL NIGHTMARE!!!
Yes! This is an itchy topic!!!! The usage of cream made abroad on Italian dishes make all Italians go mad! On tv every chef puts cream galore… Read more “THE USAGE OF CREAM IN ITALIAN RECIPES ABROAD. A REAL NIGHTMARE!!!”
Pasta with Marmite?? AAAAARGH!
This week I received the usual newsletter from Nigella’s website. She often gives smart recipes and interesting tastes. I must say that when I cook according to… Read more “Pasta with Marmite?? AAAAARGH!”
Pasta alla Norma – with aubergines and ricotta salata
Here is a very typical recipe from the South of Italy, from Sicily to be precise! The name of this dish is a tribute to the “Norma”… Read more “Pasta alla Norma – with aubergines and ricotta salata”
Commonplace: throwing pasta against something to check if it’s ready
I’ve always asked myself: why do people in the movies throw pasta against the wall to check if it’s cooked? If they stick they are cooked according… Read more “Commonplace: throwing pasta against something to check if it’s ready”
HOW TO CORRECTLY PREPARE PASTA WITH PESTO ALLA GENOVESE
Hello my dear friends! Some times ago, I told you how to make your own perfect homemade pesto alla genovese, without the need of buying a ready one (sometimes you can also find some… Read more “HOW TO CORRECTLY PREPARE PASTA WITH PESTO ALLA GENOVESE”
Delicious Pesto alla Genovese
Pesto alla genovese is a wonderful raw sauce. Its smell is amazing and it tastes great and soooo fresh! It’s quite easy to prepare, but proportions among ingredients must be respected, at… Read more “Delicious Pesto alla Genovese”
CARBONARA: commonplaces and big mistakes
Carbonara is one of the most mistreated recipes ever! Really! It really makes us Italians suffer a lot! First of all, here is a short list of… Read more “CARBONARA: commonplaces and big mistakes”
Lasagne! I just can’t get enough!
I explained you how to cook ragù. Now it’s time I tell you how to cook a nice nice lasagna. I’ll use the way we have in… Read more “Lasagne! I just can’t get enough!”