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Pizza is always a much appreciated dinner. I like to bake it on Sundays which very often is our Family Movie Day. I bake two large trays of pizza so I can enjoy the leftovers for lunch the day after.My family and I prefer the classic pizza base: tomato sauce and plenty of mozzarella cheese. The topping vary. My favourite is: hard-boiled eggs, mushrooms, cherry tomatoes, salami, spinach and black olives. I like scattering my toppings on to top of my pizza base close to each other but not mix – similar to pizza“Quattro Stagioni”. Continue reading
Scrumptious Omelette with a heart of melting goat cheese, mozzarella cheese and sweet cherry tomatoes.
It’s always elegant to use goat cheese in a recipe: its mellow but strong-tasting flavour combines fantastically with eggs. I like to fold my omelette (even if the classic Italian “frittata” is normally not folded!), because the eggs and the filling mix gently together and remain soft. It’s a question of texture: in order to avoid dry folded omelettes, its important do not overcook them, I also add mozzarella cheese for extra velvety. Continue reading
San Valentino at home? Make it special with candles, wine and exciting Italian pasta with clams and prawns!
I love shellfish. It always makes a meal very special. This is not food for an everyday dinner, as it is not cheap, and the cleaning requires a bit of time and patience. But the flavour is amazing and will surely stimulate all your senses. It’s definitely San Valentino food; something special to share with someone that you love. Continue reading
This recipe is the first pasta sauce I have ever cooked. In Italy in the late eighties the use of salmon for a pasta dish was considered a little bit “exotic” and “adventurous”, I loved it. I have improved the recipe over the years and substitute canned with fresh salmon. The flavour improves significantly.
PASTA AL SALMONE (salmon sauce)
SERVES 4, PREP 5 MINS, COOK 25 MINUTES