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Linguine with zucchini ribbons, lemon and mint

This season I planted four zucchini (courgette) seedlings in mamma’s garden. I’d put them all in one garden bed and my brother-in-law, who also plants vegetables in mamma’s large garden suggested that I might like to move a few plants as zucchinis take up so much room when they mature. 541 more words


5 classics ways with Prosecco

Mamma was born in the tiny town of Mansue’ which is in the province of Treviso, in the Veneto region of Italy. Prosecco, the delicious italian sparkling wine is made in Conegliano and in Valdobbiadene, near the Piave river, also in the same province of Treviso. 1,099 more words

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Sweet potato and ricotta gnocchi - gluten free

I have ways loved first courses more than any other part of the meal. Give me pasta, risotto or gnocchi any day over a meaty main course. 770 more words

Verdure E Salse - Vegetarian Dishes, Salads, Sauces

Wild rocket pesto - picked today, gone tomorrow

This morning I was at my mother’s place and she told me that the gardener was coming tomorrow to clear some of the garden beds so we could plant tomatoes and basil. 588 more words


Agnolotti with peas and pancetta in brodo - an audition recipe

Late last year I was in a few episodes of a reality tv cooking show that aired earlier this year in Australia. I probably shouldn’t mention the name of the show however there are three judges on it called George, Gary and Matt. 1,070 more words


Red radicchio in risotto with pancetta and red wine

Radicchio (pronounced rah-dee-kee-oh) – from the chicory family – is a leafy vegetable that is native to the Veneto/Trentino regions in the northeast of Italy. In the 1970s you could not find seeds to grow it in Melbourne. 738 more words


Why I love Thursdays

I don’t work on Thursdays and most of them are spent with my mamma and papa’. I take one or both of them to the local shops to buy fruit, vegetables, meat, cheese and then mamma makes a beautiful lunch which we share. 155 more words

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