year : 2017 25 results

Chocolate Salami | Salame di Cioccolato

Chocolate salami is a delicious dessert that, in many regions, Italian families eat during winter lazy Sundays or as afternoon snack for children (they love it!), or as a dessert after a lunch with an excellent espresso. Along with chocolate cake, Chocolate Salami is one of the most popular desserts. It has the advantage to be uncooked but it must be kept in the refrigerator. In fact this famous Italian dessert is made with raw eggs like Tiramisu. The traditional Italian recipe of ...

Vegetarian Carbonara | Easy Veggie Recipe

Vegetarian Carbonara is a pasta recipe made like traditional spaghetti carbonara but with vegetables in place of guanciale. In this easy vegetarian recipe we used onion, zucchini and carrots, but you can choose the vegetables you prefer, like peppers, green peas or mushrooms. Vegetarian Carbonara recipe is similar to the classic Carbonara, made with eggs and Pecorino Romano cheese, but it's ideal for those who don't eat meat. If you have seasonal vegetables it's even better. Veget...

Cream of Cauliflower with Salt Cod

Cream of Cauliflower with Salt Cod is a complete tasty dish made with cauliflower, salt cod, shallot and milk. Cauliflower is a typical vegetable of the winter season. You can make many dishes with it such as meatballs with cauliflower, pasta with cauliflower au gratin, fried cauliflower batter or, as in the case of this recipe, a creamy and velvety cauliflower soup. Cream of Cauliflower is an appetizing and nutritious dish. It's creamy and delicious, but, more important, it's an easy ...

Creamed Salt Cod with Potatoes

Creamed Salt Cod with Potatoes (Baccalà Mantecato con Patate) is a very tasty and simple dish. It's a typical recipe of traditional Ligurian cuisine, in particular of the geographical area of Imperia. In Italy you can taste creamed salt cod in every restaurant near Imperia area as an hors d'oeuvre or as a main course. Creamed Salt Cod with Potatoes recipe has very ancient origins. For many years it was the main dish of Ligurian sailors who spent long periods on seas. The reason was ...

Chocolate Bread Cake

Chocolate bread cake made with a few simple ingredients and low fat, is perfect for a healthy breakfast or for a tasty snack. You have some stale bread and you don't know what to do with it? There are really many ways to reuse leftover bread and not waste it! For example you can let it harden and then make the bread crumbs useful for breading or for gratin dishes (for example Veal Cutlet Milanese or Tomato Gratin ). Or you can soften it with water or milk and add it to vegetables or ...

Tomato Gratin Recipe

Tomato Gratin is a typical dish of Romagna cuisine. Emilia Romagna is a region of northern Italy known for its traditional local cuisine, made with home-made pasta (tagliatelle, ravioli, tortellini), lasagna and piadina to name a few. Tomato Gratin are made with firm ripe tomatoes (the big round type such as vine tomatoes), cut in two then drained from excess water and filled with a mixture made with bread, garlic, parsley and extra virgin olive oil. This breading, called "pan grates," ...

Eggplant Parmesan Recipe

Are you looking for Eggplant Parmesan Recipe? You are in the right place! Here you can find the real Eggplant Parmesan Recipe. The Italian original recipe is made with eggplants, Parmigiano cheese, Mozzarella cheese and tomato sauce as main ingredients. It's a dish of the Italian tradition, a popular recipe throughout our country, from north to south, with some regional differences. In Sicily, for example, they use Caciocavallo cheese, in Campania, mozzarella or Bufala. Someone adds eggs, ...

Sicilian Almond Cookies Original Recipe

Sicilian Almond Cookies  are a famous local dessert typical of Sicily. Soft and tasty, they are fast to make (and to eat...). They are also known as marzipan or almond pastries and are a gluten-free dessert. This recipe is without flour. You need 4 ingredients: peeled almonds, sugar, egg whites and vanilla extract. In some Sicilian Almond Cookies recipes you can find candied orange peel, pureed and added to the mixture (about 50g), and a little honey. We think this recipe is faster ...

Pasta with Eggplant and Swordfish | Paccheri Recipe

Pasta with eggplant and swordfish is a first dish that reminds the fragrances and flavors of Sicily, a magnificent land where there are the finest ingredients and fresh fish. Pasta with eggplant and swordfish is a very hearty dish, nutritious and complete. For this reason, it can be considered a single course. Eggplant and swordfish are classic ingredients of Sicilian cuisine. You can use penne or sedanini pasta. We used Paccheri, a typical pasta of the Neapolitan tradition, that are ...

Potato Gnocchi with Arugula Pesto and Gorgonzola Cheese

Today we made a recipe with gorgonzola cheese, an ingredient that we love: Potato Gnocchi with Arugula Pesto and Gorgonzola Cheese. Potato Gnocchi is a preparation made with mashed potatoes, eggs and flour, boiled and served in many different ways. In this recipe I explain briefly how to make potato gnocchi but for the full recipe click here. Arugula pesto is a very delicate and rich sauce, quick to make and perfect to season pasta and gnocchi. We chose sweet gorgonzola cheese, ...