Not many dishes have the power to bring back memories of home as a bowl of pasta Barilla, a brand that is one of the symbol of the Italian cuisine across the world. I grew up eating this pasta nearly every day. Our kitchen cupboards in Rome were always filled with Barilla in all shapes and forms. Nowadays I don’t eat pasta as often as I used to when I was young, but I continue to buy Barilla here in London.
Pasta for me is the ultimate Italian dish, one that… Continue reading
Last Thursday my husband requested a savoury bake for his office charity bake sale, but as I spent most of last week coughing and sneezing on the sofa wrapped up in a woolen blanket, the last thing I wanted to do was to stand up in my kitchen and bake. I needed a quick and easy recipe.
I turned to my favourite cookbook, the Smitten Kitchen, which never fails to provide exactly the recipe I am looking for at any time! Seriously, both the blog and this book are my go-to sources for baking recipes and I cannot wait… Continue reading
If you have followed my blog for sometime, you would know that I am a big fan of Young and Foodish pop-up events, having been to (and blogged about) quite a few already.
Last Saturday, I attended Tea Saturday with Nigella Lawson and as usual I had a great time! I have been waiting for Daniel to organize a “Coffee Saturday” for quite some time, in the end I had to settle for Tea Saturday instead! ;) And of course, there was a special guest chef, the beautiful Nigella Lawson.