So my sister and brother-in-law opened a pizzeria in a small town called As (Belgium). It’s a cosy restaurant with a big oven that runs on gas and wood. This adds extra flavor to the pizza. My sister currently runs the … Continue reading Pizza at Da gli Sticchilini
Minestrone, a soup full of vitamines Now that winter is coming, its a good thing to stock up on some vitamins. And what better way to do it with a good cup of soup. But what is minestrone. It’s a … Continue reading Minestrone, a soup full of vitamins
Sugo della nonna I’m back! Sorry it took a while, but had a really busy couple of months with our newborn son. This new recipe is a tribute to my grandmother. I grew up with this sauce, she made it … Continue reading Sugo della nonna
Pizza! Let’s make some pizza. I’ve searched all over the internet to get a really good recipe for the pizza dough. After trying several, i finally found the one i really liked. It’s from a recipe for the real pizza … Continue reading Pizza!
Lazy Monday lasagna The best thing about lasagna is the leftovers for the day after. I don’t like to heat the whole thing up in the microwave oven. I prefer to heat it back up in a saucepan. It’s … Continue reading Lazy Monday lasagna
Pasta al forno with broccoli and ricotta All credits to my girlfriend for this recipe. A very simple and fast dish with very few ingredients: broccoli 200 gr coarsely chopped minced meat (i use the one used in Italian sausages) dried chilly … Continue reading Pasta al forno with broccoli and ricotta
Lasagna, the best Sunday family lunch/dinner What greater feeling then when you wake up on a Sunday morning with the smell of homemade lasagna in the oven… For me it brings back childhood memories. For our family it was Sunday … Continue reading Lasagna, the best Sunday family lunch/dinner
Crostata, a great snack. A great snack with your 4 o’clock cappuccino is “crostata”. You can make it with a lot of things, but my favorite is with cherry jam. You can also make it with Nutella, but it’s a lot heavier. … Continue reading Crostata, a great snack
Spaghetti broccoli, fast and simple! Something you can make if you don’t have the time to cook is spaghetti broccoli. In spite of the other recipes on my blog, this is not one of my grandmothers. It’s a recipe that we got … Continue reading Spaghetti broccoli, fast and simple!
Risotto with salsiccia and peas Who can say no to a nice plate of risotto… I love it!! The key to a nice risotto, is a good broth (see my post about brodo). The broth defines the taste and … Continue reading Risotto with salsiccia and peas