Month: October 2016

Recipes, Soup & Stews

Artichoke, broad bean & potato stew

So far this week I have cooked artichokes in a tart and (of course) in a pasta dish. To finish off the week of artichoke cooking, I have a stew that you guys could try. Originating from Basilicata, a southern region of Italy, this dish will only warm up your […]

Pies and Tarts, Recipes, Vegetarian

Artichoke tart

Like many other Italian foods & ingredients, I enjoyed my first taste of a cooked globe artichoke at my Pops’ Italian deli in my teens. Before then, I would refuse to eat anything that looked odd, especially a beige furry flower thing!! One of my favourite ways to eat artichokes back […]