Techniques

Best flour to make fresh pasta

What is the best flour to make fresh pasta? there's not a single answer as you can make pasta with a variety of flours each one producing different texture, flavor and shapes.

Stringozzi pasta, the Umbrian pici

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

Food-processor pasta dough

All my cooking class guests marvel at how easy is to make a fresh...

A note about pasta sauce: no swimming!

How tosauce pasta like in Italy

How to fry eggplants

Eggplant, aubergine, has been around the Mediterranean for more than 500 years. No wonder...

How to fry eggplants

Eggplant, aubergine, has been around the Mediterranean for more than 500 years. No wonder...

How to cook pasta

Pasta is such a convenient food and it's made in a million ways all...

How to use an Italian moka pot

Italians do not linger over a cup of coffee. They might meet for a...

Quick microwave Béchamel sauce

A perfect recipe to make a gluten-free White Sauce - Béchamel - in the microwave

How to sauce Italian food

Italians have their own way to use a sauce. In fact, as I have...