Tag Archives: eggplants

Fusilli alla norma (with eggplants and ricotta salata)

The other day I was at Costco and I found ricotta salata. Ricotta salata is a cheese typical from sicily and is basically salted ricotta. fresh ricotta is salted so that it can be preserved for a longer time. Of … Continue reading

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Pasta with spicy roasted eggplants pesto

It is grilling season and I have been doing quite a bit of grilling lately. I even grilled pizza with great results. By the way I have to grill pizza again and take pics and write a post. It turned … Continue reading

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Eggplant quiche

A friend came and visited while I was in Italy and she kept asking me for the recipe of an eggplant pie my mom made for her. Finally, I oblige and let her have the famous recipe. Hopefully she won’t … Continue reading

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Pasta Salad

Today I am invited to a dinner on a boat and I was asked to bring a salad. I am not an expert on Cesar salads and dressings so I decided to make a pasta salad with roasted vegetables. Very … Continue reading

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Oven-baked eggplants twoways

The other day I bought some eggplants at the farmers’ market. I love eggplants and one of my favorite way of cooking them is to roast them in the oven: when you cook them this way they get kind of … Continue reading

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