Category Archives: Almost vegan

Apple and rolled grains cake

Today is sweet time. But is a pretty healthy sweet made of wholesome grains and a lot of fruit. A perfect way to start your mornings. This cake has rolled grains, 10 grains “grits”, apples, raisins and walnuts. All . … Continue reading

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Insalata di Cocomero

So I moved and started my new job about 2 weeks ago, tomorrow I am starting to teach 3 classes, in the last week one of my coauthors has asked me to work on 2 projects and another one asked … Continue reading

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Zucchine tonde ripiene di quinoa

Before going onto today’s recipe for cheesy, quinoa stuffed round zucchini let me go on a rant I have bottled up for quite sometime on the blogging world. Is a rant inspired by what are known as “haters” which frankly … Continue reading

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The best focaccine ever!

Do you remember what I told you here about using lard? Well after trying it in the piadine, I had to try using some for a yeast bread. So I ventured into trying making some focaccine. And the result was … Continue reading

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Tagliatelle ai funghi morel

This year I decided to finally shell the money and buy some of those morel mushrooms that everyone keeps saying are so delicious. So I went ahead and bought these great looking morels. Next I had to decide how to … Continue reading

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