Category Archives: Primi

Pasta salad with Swiss chard pesto

Today I am posting a cold pasta salad. This recipe is perfect for the warmer months to come and it makes large use of Swiss chard in its pesto, so it is perfect for those of you who receive a … Continue reading

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Pasta coi cavolini di Brussels

I have received an invitation to participate in this blogging competition and I decided to make pasta with Brussels sprouts. The theme of the competition is Mediterranean style recipes, so I decided to compete with my take on “orecchiette con le cime … Continue reading

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Pasta alle olive nere e finocchi

After the winter break, I will post a simple recipe for pasta with fennel and black olives. It can be prepared in a few minutes and it makes for a delicious lunch or light dinner. I you are curious of … Continue reading

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#SRC: Creamy Kale Pasta

It is time for a new Secret Recipe Club post and this month I have been assigned to the Pajama Chef. The Pajama Chef is Sarah, a 28 year old academic librarian with a passion for running. She is also … Continue reading

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Risotto giallo alle zucchine e frutti di mare

And today I am going to serve you a risotto with saffron, zucchini and seafood.  It is a favorite for not too hot summer nights. Other than that, I am honestly too tired to write… These are quite tiring days … Continue reading

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