Turnip Flan

A simple flan is an elegant presentation as an appetizer. What is great about a flan is that you can really it up at any season including different vegetables or cheeses to incorporate.  For the flan shown in this recipe we decided to cook with turnip or rape in Italian, which is a great winter…

Cena di Domenica Invernale Menu

Recipe. Menu.  This is a collection of recipes to make for a wintery Sunday lunch or dinner.  The combination of these recipes incorporate rich winter flavors in a delicate way.  By serviing this menu you will be sure to have  an elegant presentation and a tasty surprise on every dish. Recipes Flan di Rape Click…

Menu for Weekend Trip in the Alps

Menu. Mountains. When on a weekend ski trip, or up in the mountains, it’s always nice to come back from a day out skiing or hiking to a warm meal at home with friends and family.  And when you think about what to eat or prepare in the mountains what better than comfort food and…

Zuppa di Pancotto

Pancotto may look fancy but it’s anything but fancy.  This is the Italian mom’s secret recipe for using yesterday’s bread and being resourceful when there may be nothing left in the refrigerator.  Also, this is a true no brainer Italian recipe that can be whipped up in no time for any level of cooking. Difficulty:…

Winter Vegetable Menu

Recipe. Menu. Winter Vegetables & Fruit.  Here is a complete menu incorporating winter fruits and vegetables into some of our favorite Italian dishes making them the main ingredient in each dish. This is a great menu to bring more produce to your table and create a colorful plate to beat the winter blues and keep…