Side Dishes

Roman-style bean salad – Insalata di fagioli alla romana

Roman-style bean salad – Insalata di fagioli alla romana

Roman-style bean salad is one of the first resources you should bear in mind when you need to prepare a fast dish that is delicious as side but that also works as great unique dish! This is something more than a recipe, this is a […]

Potato and green bean salad with homemade vinaigrette – Insalata di patate e fagiolini

Potato and green bean salad with homemade vinaigrette – Insalata di patate e fagiolini

The potato and green been salad is a versatile and tasty dish that can be prepared beforehand and admits many variants. In summer it is a classic side dish for barbecues and picnic lunches, but in moderate quantity it can be also a good appetizer. […]

Fava beans with eggs – Uova con le fave fresche

Fava beans with eggs – Uova con le fave fresche

Fava beans with eggs is just one of the many recipes that you can prepare with this legume, which is by far one my favorites. Have you ever tried pasta with fava beans? Or the special Apulian fava beans puree?  Everything becomes good with them […]

Sardinia-style eggplants  – Melanzane alla sarda

Sardinia-style eggplants – Melanzane alla sarda

Sardinia-style eggplants reunites two great seasonal vegetables – eggplants and tomatoes.  They get together to create a simple and yet fulfilling dish can will be a good companion for a lunch on the beach, a picnic or an outdoors dinner. The advantage is that, contrarily […]