Latest Recipes

Fettucine con Sugo Semplice

Tidbits...Fettucine, Spaghetti, Rigatoni with red sauce is simple and the most "basic" pasta dish.  The fresh taste of tomatoes, a little on the "hot"side is...

Aglio, Olio and Peperoncino

Tidbits... Do not be deceived by the simplicity of this dish. The quality of the ingredients is important. The squirt of fresh tomato gives just...

Spaghetti con Vongole

Tidbits...It wouldn't be summertime without spaghetti and clams.  I think I enjoy the lunch just as much as the beach.  They go hand in hand!...

Susamelle ( o susamieli)

Tidbits...    This recipe, a traditional recipe from Ciociaria (the area where we live) was handed down by our dear Zia Erminia.   These biscotti are...

Fig Lemon Jam

Tidbits...The sublime taste of figs freshly picked from the tree is something I discovered since I moved to Italy.  They are still warm from the...

Bufala Ricotto with Prickly Pear Syrup (Marmalade)

Tidbits...This syrup (marmalade) is smooth and clear with a vibrant red-orange color. I like the consistency and use it with panna cotta, several types of...