This is another favourite of mine (and my kid, of course!) The base contains eggs, that is pretty much a chocolate cream mixture that will become a decadent, soft, rich chocolate ice-cream. I used a semi-sweet chocolate for this recipe, which turned… Read More

I love a good stuffed pasta, like ravioli or tortellini… and when it’s done right, it is good! Making a good fresh noodle is the key and giving it a colour, really makes the difference; to have green pasta, just need to… Read More

Growing up in Italy and experiencing the Italian food culture, I always asked myself what distinguishes the Italian cuisine with the rest of the world. Every culture in the world has its own signature dish and eating the most local dishes is… Read More

It is funny how Italians can be some “purists” when it comes to the real preparation of some specific dishes like pizza and pasta. One of this is the well renowned Spaghetti alla Carbonara that divided the crowds of Italians and non-Italians… Read More

This past weekend I had a great bottle of Italian wine hanging around in may cabinet, a very nice Barbaresco d’Alba from the Piemonte region of Italy, the Barolo and Barbaresco area to be specific. My thoughts went to what to have for… Read More

I love a good stuffed pasta, like ravioli or tortellini… and when it’s done right, it is good! Making a good fresh noodle is the key and giving it a colour, really makes the difference; to have green pasta, just need to… Read More

When I wish to impress my guests with my cooking, or I just need an excuse to enjoy a good Champagne wine and have a fancy at home dinner with my wife, I prepare this impressive seafood pasta dish. Here I combine… Read More

  I always loved a nice bowl of tortellini, so I decided to filled them with the burrata cheese and toss everything in lightly scalded fresh tomato “crudo di pomodoro” style sauce. The combination of the gooey cheese filling and the warm… Read More

What can be considered more Italian comfort food than a home cooked lasagna? The dish that with pizza became one of the most recognized dish from the Italian culture. To me, a good lasagna is the quintessential expression of comfort food to share with… Read More