Dessert hummus

Did you know that hummus can be a delicious, indulgent, creamy dessert? Me neither until a couple of weeks ago, when I read about it in a magazine. I honestly wasn’t too impressed, but then I started researching in several blogs and I decided to try making it. The first results weren’t great, but practice…

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Focaccine with potatoes and herbs

Focaccia is a flat bread, similar to pizza, very appreciated in Italy but unfortunately not Very popular in the UK. Let’s fix this! Ingredients for 15 focaccine: Flour, 250g Olive oil, 2 tablespoons Fast action yeast, 1/2 sachet Salt, 1 tablespoon Sugar, 1 teaspoon Warm water, 125 ml Potatoes, one large one Salt one tablespoon…

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Farfalle al sugo

This is the easiest recipe ever, I promise. You are just a few steps away from one of the most delicious meals of the Italian cuisine 🙂 it doesn’t take long to make it and it is a great dinner idea for when you have friends coming over! Ingredients for 2 people: Chopped tomatoes, one…

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Rocket and walnut pesto

I love rocket, I use it almost every day as a side or to decorate my main dishes: it is colorful, pretty to see, and it has a lovely sharp taste. I think that combined with gnocchi and their soft, delicate texture, we have a fantastic match, that guarantees little effort with excellent results 🙂…

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Spaghetti with squid ink

This recipe is a delicacy very common in Sicily. It has a very peculiar taste and appearance, and you either love or hate it! I would suggest, for the first time, to ask your fisherman to help you out during the cleaning process, but if you feel confident you can just follow the steps below…

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Pasta speciale

After making your grocery shopping or your planned meals, do you ever end up having one random vegetable, that is too small to be a main meal and too much as a side? This is my never ending story with peppers 🙂 I do love them, I always get some during my grocery shopping and…

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Roasted red pepper soup

One thing that ALWAYS happens to me is that I go to the grocery shop to get one specific thing, and I go home with 2-3 bags of food, obviously forgetting the specific thing I needed in the first place. This recipe is the result of one of this episodes, I went to the supermarket…

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