Sweet Mascarpone and Berries with Lemon Peel Chocolate Ganache
Pasta with Fresh Basil, Tomatoes, and Mozzarella - The ultimate fresh summer meal.
Sticky Hoisin Roast Chicken Wings- deliciously golden glazed pieces yet extremely simple. Secret ingredient: Lee Kum Kee hoisin sauce.
Minced chicken and mango/avocado salsa for lettuce wraps.
Orange jam (pol:marmolada pomarańczowa)
Donna Hay's Chocolate Sponge Cake filled with strawberries and Nutella
Smoked Lentil Soup - a deliciously hearty & filling soup made with lentils and smoked meats. And it’s easy to prepare. Yummy!
Not your usual banana muffin. Not when you first take whole bananas in their skins and roast them until they turn as black as night.
Loaded Baked Potato Salad--a summertime staple.
Pork is juicy and flavorful. I brined & wrapped this boneless loin chop in pancetta then baked it to an interior temperature 140 degrees F. Perfection!
I am cooking through all of the Top Chef winning recipes. The week is the microwave challenge - Mirin Glazed Mahi Mahi.
Easy garlic croutons are a great use of leftover Pugliese bread
Braised Zucchini with Almond-Mint Pesto
chopped parsley, stems and all, for a quick vegan dip.
plum jam : home made flavoured and sweet jam! (in italian with blog translator)
Crispy, crunchy homemade french fries in only one step? You better believe it!
P. Reinhart's Middle Class Brioche shaped in Brioche Nanterre [in French]
Nancy Silverton's Twice-baked almond brioche [in French]
A Chinese style steamed egg with minced pork, carrots and scallions
Bakerella's cupcake sliders - a whimsical take on the classic burger. A huge crowd pleaser, these are perfect for a 4th of July cookout!
Summertime salads - A few ideas for your next picnic or barbecue.
Spicy Moroccan Olives
Roast pumpkin & ricotta lasagna with walnut & sage butter sauce
A fresh cream of eggplants aromatized to seeds of finocchio. Cooked to the microwaves. Translator in the blog
Cherry syrup!! So fresh and tasty...
Vegetarian phyllo pizza, oven to table in less than 15 minutes.
Corella pear, walnut & gorgonzola salad
Catfish potstickers - purrrfect protein packets
Niçoise Salad, colorful, flavourful and filling, while hitting all the food groups. A great prep ahead dish for your next bbq or bunch.
Braised stuffed tomatoes
44 cloves of garlic in one pot of soup...Insanity or genius?
Easy fresh strawberry sauce
Cinnamon Buns ~ warm and gooey. The perfect morning starts with one of these.