Archive: Appetizer

Il nostro caro Minestrone

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Dear Foodies! Today has arrived the time for a great Italian classic: the minestrone. The recipe has been sent by our dear Mafi. Good and ideal for every moment and seasons, especially in winter and seasonal changes. Full of vitamins, light and very tasty. Ready? Here’s to you Mafi’s Minestrone  😉 Read more

Gourmand Crostino with Brie

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Hello Foodies! Today an easy recipe, fast and ideal for any time. As a snack, as an appetizer, as finger food, as an appetizer or for your home edition of the happy hour. Sweet and salty with a type of cheese that the  foodies like so much: The Brie. Bon appetit! 😉 Read more

Roman Cooked Puntarelle

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Hello Foodies! How are you? Today another classic winter recipe here in Italy or I better say in Rome!: “le puntarelle”. What are they? If you are not Roman, probably you do not know them. It is a type of vegetable that has a particularly bitter flavor, for this reason is also known as “chicory asparagus” or “Catalonia”. It is cultivated in the surrounds of Rome. This chicory can be served as a side dish or first course. It is possible to eat it raw … but today we present the cooked version. Yummy! This recipe has been sent by a new collaborator: my dearest friend, Manu, a great foodie and cook! As she is Roman, often eats classic recipes of the Eternal City! Hopefully she’ll send us more recipes like this! In the meantime … here comes this wonderful Roman recipe! We hope you’ll enjoy it! A must when in Rome in winter time! 😉 Read more

Juicy Plums With Melted Cheese

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Hi Foodies! Today we continue with the saga of recipes sent by “bsa” for the barbecue. Tasty and surprising as the other recipes … playing with the sweet and savory, something that our foodie friend loves to cook. Juicy plums accompanied with melted cheese. He uses it in the Barbecue parties to entertain the guests while they are waiting for the meat … But if you prefer you can bake this plums in the oven… In fact, as you can see I cooked in the “cocotte” ! So Good!!! Perfect for lovers of plums 😉 Read more

Salami and Ricotta Cannoli

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!Hi Foodies! Today, here is to you a little but very tasty recipe. It was sent by two fantastic sisters. They are very creative and full of imagination. They love to sew, make beautiful jewelry and, for course, also cook! There made this finger food that is very easy to make and quick to eat … he he he . A mixture of salami , cheese , poppy seeds , walnuts and pomegranate. Interesting , huh ? So here are the cannoli with ricotta cheese and salami 😉 Read more

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