Posts from the ‘summer solstice’ category

summer garden harvest salad: {estate insalata raccolto giardino}

I found this recipe in one of my hundreds of cookbooks from Bar Tartine. I love this cookbook for their homemade philosophies and natural approach to…

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{summer}: trio of green vegetables

I love green vegetables. Green vegetables can be sweet, savory, bitter or buttery in texture and flavor. My famiglia’s table was always filled with two to three green vegetable choices…

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summer fresh tomato sauce

Summer tomatoes. The stuff of dreams. …The strong perfume of the tomato plant filled my senses as my hands moved the leaves aside to pick the ripened fruit for…

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summer solstice: spicy eggs, italian caffe shakerato & a bowl of cherries

Summer solstice I watch as each hot, humid day winds down into a warm, sultry summer evening. Life has slowed to a pace that I prefer. Time…

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