panzanella salad

Panzanella Salad | Classic Tuscan Bread Salad

Panzanella salad is a rustic easy-to-make Italian dish, made with stale bread, soaked in water and vinegar, tomatoes, cucumbers, onion and basil. All seasoned with extra virgin olive oil and salt. Panzanella salad is a typical dish of Tuscan cuisine and, more generally, of central Italy. Tuscany with Umbria, Lazio and Marche contend for its …

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authentic tuscan pappa al pomodoro recipe

Pappa al Pomodoro Recipe | Tuscan Tomato Bread Soup

Pappa al Pomodoro or Tuscan bread and tomato soup, is one of the most famous dishes of Tuscan cuisine. Pappa al Pomodoro is a delicious, easy and quick-to-make preparation made with stale bread and tomatoes. Enjoy it in winter as a hot soup or in summer as a cold first course. Tomato passata and stale …

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castagnaccio recipe

Castagnaccio Recipe | Best Italian Chestnut Flour Cake

Castagnaccio recipe, a typical Tuscan dessert made with chestnut flour and enriched with raisins, pine nuts, walnuts and rosemary. Only extra virgin olive oil and a little water; no eggs, no butter and no yeast. Castagnaccio is not one of those soft and airy breakfast cakes, but this chestnut flour cake is moist and compact …

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