One of my favorite soups is tomato. The sweet and full of aroma taste is obtained only in summer, when the tomatoes ripen in direct sunlight. I learned to prepare it from my father, being a recipe specific to the southern part of Romania. My grandmother cooked it the same way and I prepare it the same way.
Category Traditional recipes
Recipe Cream of broccoli and octopus by del 28-10-2016 Updated on 20-02-2018 Starting from the soup of broccoli, I made a Halloween-style dish by adding ricotta to the cream and putting it all in small glasses. To give the monstrous touch we thought an octopus placed with its tentacles in the air as if to look like a hand coming out to scare us;) I admit that this year, unlike the past years, I really enjoyed myself make these themed recipes, of course the desserts are the ones that have delighted me the most, but this cream with broccoli and octopus is not bad at all for the occasion, don't you think?
Coconut Roll Recipe from 01-01-2020The coconut roll is an amazing dessert. Sweet, but not cloying, and above all super cuddly, absolutely perfect for lovers of this ingredient, as it is practically a riot of coconut. Being white and given the period I obviously decorated it with Christmas sugars to propose it on the festive table, but of course you can decorate it as you like and adapt it to any occasion;) I liked this dessert so much and I find it so scenographic, even though in its simplicity, which I thought of proposing it as the first recipe of 2020 to wish you a very sweet start to the new year!
Raspberry Cheesecake Recipe of 31-03-2014 Updated on 28-08-2018 I tasted raspberry cheesecake in Amsterdam, back home I decided to reproduce it to savor that dessert with that sweet cream cheese that meets raspberries creating a delicious blend of flavors for my taste buds.
Chocolate bread recipe of 09-20-2019 Updated on 09-20-2019 Chocolate bread is a real bread, not a brioche as it does not contain milk, butter or eggs in the dough. Do not expect, therefore, a sort of large pangocciolo in a black version. It is a sort of evolution of the snacks of the past: you know when the grandmother cut you a nice thick slice of peasant bread to eat with a few squares of dark chocolate?
Zucchini pizza recipe of 06/14/2016 Updated 06/14/2016 The zucchini pizza is a pizza only in appearance, but in reality it is the all-Italian version of the zucchini pie that I posted a bit; long ago. In short, it is a base prepared with grated zucchini, eggs and flour, then stuffed as if it were, in fact, a pizza, just like I did with that of cauliflower!
Ricotta and jam tart recipe of 12-04-2019 Updated 12-04-2019 The ricotta and jam tart is the dessert I prepared when Ivano, Peppe and above all a friend of ours came to visit me. Just to him, a few months earlier, I promised that as soon as we met again I would let him taste a sweet made with my hands, and here is the promise kept!
Recipe Four quarts cake of 07-06-2015 Updated 07-06-2015 Procedure How to make the four quartio cake quatre quarts is a cake in which four ingredients are used, eggs, sugar, butter and flour, in the same quantity. Born in France but known and appreciated all over the world, the four quarters is & 39; a cake that is served for breakfast simply with a sprinkling of icing sugar or used as a base for cakes covered with sugar paste.
Kinder Bueno Cheesecake Recipe by del 05-08-2019 Updated on 05-08-2019 The Kinder Bueno cheesecake is a fresh and delicious dessert at the same time, perfect for summer, for winter ... even for half seasons that are no longer there;) It is a classic cheesecake without cooking, the peculiarity is that the filling is prepared with Nutkao cream, the white hazelnut cream that so much recalls the taste of the filling of Kinder Bueno (in fact the 39; I had also used it here).
Pumpkin focaccia recipe of 17-10-2019The pumpkin focaccia is a soft and fragrant leavened product, perfect both to accompany a platter of cold cuts and cheeses and to eat like that. Between the cooking of the pumpkin and the leavening times are a little bit; long, but I assure you that when the scent starts to spread during cooking you will know that it was worth it;) You can leave it simple, or flavor it on the surface with aromatic herbs, such as rosemary or sage: the result will always be mouth-watering!
Recipe Tree of chocolate puff pastry of 18-12-2015 Updated on 19-06-2017 The kinder chocolate puff pastry tree is a delicious and quick recipe to make, perfect for preparing an improvised dessert during the holiday season. Given how much you enjoyed the twisted pastry recipe, I thought I'd make a version suitable for Christmas.
Recipe Gorgonzola and walnuts donut from 02-27-2009 Updated 08-08-2018 I couldn't resist the temptation to do it. This donut with gorgonzola and walnuts made me break down my prejudices about gorgonzola and was also very much appreciated by those who say they do not love this cheese.
Honey bread is a kind of spiced sweet bread, whose dough is actually more like that of a plum cake. You can eat it for breakfast, alone or with a veil of jam, or even serve as an aperitif or at the end of the meal together with cheeses or cheeses and jams: I also tried it like this and I must say that the contrast of flavors is really Interesting.
Cantucci with cocoa from 18-12-2019 The cantucci with cocoa, as you may have imagined by reading the name, are nothing but the chocolaty version of the famous Tuscan biscuits. Given the variation on the theme, I thought about replacing the almonds with hazelnuts too, and in fact they look really great!
Eggless Pancakes Recipe of 04-30-2015 Updated 04-02-2019 These pancakes without eggs are my best vegan dessert, believe me when I tell you that these pancakes have nothing to envy to those made with l & 39; classic dough? I'm serious, once I understand that to make desserts without eggs you don't have to replace them with anything and just increase the liquid part just a little, I'm managing to have excellent results on this type of recipes and I'm really satisfied with me.
Cod salad recipe of 19-12-2018 Updated on 19-12-2018 The cod salad is a second dish that is eaten in Naples on Christmas Eve. There are those who dress it in a simpler way, those who enrich the recipe by adding more ingredients ... this is the version that is the most popular in my house: a rich salad, a second dish complete with proteins and vegetables , colorful to the eye and bringing a breath of joy to the table.
The pasta with broad beans and prawns can be prepared in just over half an hour, a quick and tasty first course that you can prepare even at the last minute, as long as you have some fresh beans already peeled;) To make the dish even more appetizing, I took part of the beans and blended them until obtaining a cream with which I then mixed all the sauce, a few ingredients for a simple but effective first course.