Cacio e pepe is a classic recipe from Lazio and is a very old and traditional one, you know, those kinds of recipes whose origin is lost in time. For sure we know that it’s a poor dish, but it is not difficult to imagine […]
Pasta and Rice
Pasta alla Norma is one family favorite, both because we are all crazy for eggplants and because it fits this season so well. Yes, and of course Italians love pasta. A cliché maybe, but that’s so true! I mean, who doesn’t love pasta after all?
Right after finding out that I don’t use just basil to prepare it, a friend during a dinner exclaimed: “Then it’s not pesto!” The irrefutable tone of this sentence made me smile. After all, I am also pretty strict concerning my culinary beliefs. Nevertheless, in […]