Dishes

White lasagna with zucchini

LASAGNA BIANCA ALLE ZUCCHINE. You are looking for a zucchini recipe, are you? Are you...

Zucchini, Parmigiano and Mint Sformato Flan

This cute zucchini and ricotta sformato (Italian flan) is delicious, gorgeous, and quite easy to make as an appetizer or vegetarian main.

Falsomagro roast beef stuffed with eggs, guanciale and cheese

This is another recipe of the clever Italian mammas of the past. It's called...

Cacio e pepe pasta sauce

Easy and quick to make, this Roman classic pasta sauce recipe has only 3 main ingredients: medium aged Pecorino Romano cheese, black pepper corns and pasta!

Stringozzi pasta, the Umbrian pici

Also named strangozzi, pici, ciriole, umbricelli,  the delicious noodles is a fresh pasta similar...

Sicilian orange, black olives and fennel salad

A delightful fennel and orange salad with black olives, bursting with Mediterranean flavors. The recipe features crisp, thinly sliced fennel ribbons, paired harmoniously with juicy orange wedges and savory olives.

Spiced grape jelly

I love October in Umbria. Soon the winter sadness will descend on us, but...

Summer and fall pasta with porcini & peppers

PORCINI AND SWEET PEPPER SAUCE. This is a variation of the basic tomato sauce...

Hazelnut biscotti

The recipe for these cookies  is from my friend Luana who has given it...

Rose blossom cake

History and food evolve hand in hand. The first cake ever made must have...