Posts tagged ‘summer recipes’

pollo con vino bianco (white wine chicken)

Much time has passed since I have posted a new food story. Life has been a mixed bag of good, not great, weird and strange even…

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roman zucchini fritters with parmigiano cheese

An abundance of gorgeous summer harvest zucchini would always challenge us to create tasty new dishes that include this healthy and delicious ingredient. One of our…

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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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spicy & smoky pork burgers

I have been experimenting with using organic wood chips (hickory and mesquite) when grilling on my charcoal grill the past few summers. I love the smokiness…

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crostata di pesca: {peach crostata}

Summer is the best time to take advantage of some of the best fresh imported and local fruits at the peak of their flavors and textures.…

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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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pizza di quattro stagioni: {pizza of the four seasons}

The first time I tasted pizza in Italia was in the small town of Sora where my parents were born and raised. My father’s brother took…

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eggplant involtini

This is a wonderful recipe that uses one of my favorite vegetables, the eggplant. There are so many varieties of eggplant depending on how you wish…

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mini limoncello and lemon tortes

Sweet treats and indulgences are one of my life’s secret luxuries. There are those of us who love chocolate (I adore dark chocolate) and those of…

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