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Dolci (Sweet things), Recipes

The best tiramisu recipe

The best tiramisu I have ever eaten was on holiday one long weekend in Venice, about two years ago. I don’t tend to have a huge sweet tooth, but the chocolate, coffee and boozy combination gets’ me every time. Translated to ‘pick me up’, this Italian dessert surely does that […]

pasta fagioli
Recipes, Soup & Stews

Traditional ‘Pasta e fagioli’ – pasta and beans.

‘Pasta e fagioli’ which literally translates to pasta and beans is the true representation of ‘cucina povera’ – Italian peasant cooking. Traditionally, this dish is all about using inexpensive ingredients that are easily available. Made from vegetables, pulses and pasta, this recipe is perfect for these self-isolation times we are […]