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Mackerel leek asparagus tart

Mackerel leek asparagus tart I LOOOOOVE this mackerel, leek and asparagus tart recipe that I found in a Pugliese recipe book on …

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Fish and Prawn Lasagna

‘You’re not putting fish in that lasagna, are you?’ Says the boy with a look of concern, while I’m cooking the new …

Asparagus & Sausage Rigatoni

Asparagus Sausage Pasta

This new recipe that I cooked tonight, Asparagus Sausage Pasta comes from this amazing Italian recipe book that I downloaded recently; 1000 …

Il Cudega Gorgonzola night

Il Cudega-Gorgonzola night

Being such a food lover, you could say I got a little excited to hear about a supper club night at new …

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Italian food in Cardiff

After a few stressful weeks, I welcomed a weekend in Cardiff, to stay with the boy’s family. I do love a weekend …

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Sausage & Pancetta Ragu

‘This is my favourite dish’ says the boy I like, while he finishes his second plate of pasta. This Ragu is a …

3 x Meat Love Ragu

3 x meat Love TTI Ragu

Have recently met a guy who I really like; I was totally worried I may have been friend zoned. However, I had …

Nonna's Summer Potato Salad

Nonna’s Summer Potato Salad

Nonna’s Summer Potato salad is one of those dishes that I remember my Nonna throwing together during the summer in Italy and …

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Braised trout in red wine

This recipe traditionally from Valle d’Aosta is a beautiful & quick recipe involving a simple fillet of trout. Recipes like this just …

Rice, Spinach & Pancetta Soup

Rice, Spinach & Pancetta Soup

Tonight’s dinner is this really simple but flavoursome soup from Piemonte, which is called originally Wedding soup. No idea why though; that’s …

Sausage & Tomato Lentil stew

Sausage Tomato Lentil Stew

One of my favourite tv programmes is back on the BBC; ‘Unpacked Italy’ with Giorgio Locatelli & Andrew Graham-Dixon. Love this show; …

My frist Spritz at Polpo

Polpo Soho

Polpo has been one of those places I have tried to have dinner at for ages, but have always faced at least …

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Panzarella Salad

Summer right here in a mouthful. Can be served as a side dish with meat/fish on the side. Or a lovely light …

Spaghetti with Broccoli & Pancetta

Spaghetti with Broccoli & Pancetta

Living and working long hours in London, sometimes can make it difficult to come home and sometimes cook something delicious and quick. …

Basket of Colombian treats

Colombia

Some of you who know me, know that apart from being half Italian, the other half (mama’s side) is Colombian. Last weekend, …

Squash & Mixed Grains salad

Squash & mixed grain Salad

Coming from an Italian/Latino background, vegetarianism does not exist in everyday culinary cuisine.I remember, when my brothers girlfriend (who used to be a …

Margarita & Pizza with n'duja, peppers & provolone cheese

Lardo

Lardo Address: Richmond Road, E8 3NJ http://www.lardo.co.uk/ My date at ‘Lardo’ with my foodie/Michael Fassbender lover pal, Jodie. Have to say, my …