Salads

Sicilian Salad from Pantelleria – Insalata Pantesca

Sicilian Salad from Pantelleria – Insalata Pantesca

  All Mediterranean flavors are packed in this Sicilian salad from Pantelleria, in Italian, insalata pantesca.  I find this a perfect treat on a super sunny and hot day like the one we are having today in Brussels – 30 degrees!! When I sit on […]

Panzanella – Tuscan-style tomato & bread salad

Panzanella – Tuscan-style tomato & bread salad

Panzanella is THE summer recipe. This Tuscan-style tomato bread salad is so simple and yet so delicious that it will certainly become of your favorites if you give it a chance. In a nutshell, panzanella is a poor dish, a leftovers recipe  whose origin is […]

Orange Salad with fennel, olives, walnuts, feta and pumpkin seeds

Orange Salad with fennel, olives, walnuts, feta and pumpkin seeds

Orange salad  is a  classic Sicilian side dish, normally consumed in winter time. May is the last month for  the orange season, so I thought I had to hurry if I wanted to show you this wonderful unusual recipe! To be precise, the original salad […]

Farro salad with chickpeas, vegetables and pesto

Farro salad with chickpeas, vegetables and pesto

Farro salad is one of the best meals you can have during the week, I believe. It is healthy, colorful and tasty! If you, like me, spend your day in the office, you know how hard is it to eat well when you are most […]