Italian pumpkin pie

Today we’re gonna cook an Italian traditional pie, the recipe comes from my region Emilia-Romagna and it has been kindly handed down by a friend of mine, expert in cooking 🙂 . It is considered as a variation of another pie called in Italian Tenerina, that means “Super soft”, which has chocolate instead of pumpkin (we will…

Hummus Sauce

Hi everyone! This is my hummus recipe, if you have never heard about it it is basically a chickpeas sauce that you can do very easily at home with just the help of a food processor. It doesn’t require much time, just ten minutes, and can be ideal for days when you got some friends…

Norma and goat cheese pasta

Hi everybody! This is my norma and goat cheese pasta, norma is an Italian sauce made with aubergines, tomato passata and salty ricotta. In this case I tried it with goat cheese, which in my opinion matches perfectly with the other ingredients. The tricks for a good result is to cook really well the aubergines,…

Potato chips

Here I am with a super basic recipe, It is extra tested and you can consider it as a side for various dishes. For better results buy organic potatoes! 🙂 If you live in UK I suggest as provider Abel & Cole, I always buy veggies from them and I have to say that they are…

The green vegetarian soup

It’s getting winterish in here, what about there? 🙂 it looks like it’s the perfect time for a hot soup! 🙂 This is the first of a long list, we will use every veggie sooner or later and eat every color of the rainbow! Adventure time: 20-30 mins Enjoy! xx

Mushroom risotto

Here you are, my first illustrated recipe! I decided to start drawing more, and make this blog more adventurous and enjoying, hope you like this new look 🙂 This is a classic recipe, learnt from my mum and my sister back in Italy. To me the key ingredients are parmesan cheese and nutmeg. If you don’t…

A secret for an easy life: the Bread Machine

Hi there, my favourite chefs! 😀 This morning I got up and thought: why not telling them about my number one secret for a super comfortable easy life?? My pride, the bread machine!! I have received as a birthday gift from my boyfriend (he is long sighted aha) and since the first day I have…

Muffin passion

Hi everybody! How are you doing? Today I would like to share with you a recipe that I’ve recently learnt, very basic and quick: muffins. I have made them with chocolate drops and pears (you know it’s one of my favourite matchings! 😀 ) , but you can make them with whatever you like, like…

The best ricotta and pine nuts pie

My lovely easy-peasy friends, here I am! I do apologise for keeping you waiting, it has been an intense month for me: changing flat, changing job place, and waiting endless days for a wi-fi connection 🙂 ! I feel like my life has completely changed but in positive, I’ve got new friends and collegues, and…

Pasta with bolognese sauce (ragù)

H I  everybody! 🙂 First of all I would like to apologise if I have been a bit absent in these days, my life has changed when I started working full time, but nothing will stop me ( I’m writing you from my train to work! 😀 ). Now here I am, full of energy…

The original Beans Soup

Here I am, here we are! Today I share with you the queen of the beans soups, it comes from my granny’s recipes which I believe are the most precious. My granny has always been my lighthouse, my heart and strenght, she is a powerful woman….and a magical chef! 🙂 I believe she would be…

My favourite pear and chocolate cake

Hi everybody! Here we are after Easter Holidays 🙂 ! I didn’t vanished my dears, I only came back to Italy and you know how it works..eat with mum and daddy, eat with friends, eat with …almost everybody 😀 I was really busy ahah! But you will thank me sooner or later..because I had the chance…