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Something sweet in between cheese cake and torta della nonna

There are  many different cheese cakes and torte della nonna. Especially when they start to become lookalikes, I love them. So I often prepare something in between, and it is so easy if you start with a ready made pastry. 111 more words


Watercress Salad with Pine Nuts
Serves 4 to 6

Happy New Year! I hope you all had a nice holiday season. I haven’t posted in a while because of the holidays and other things in life getting in the way. 315 more words

Latin Cooking

Stylish romanesco cabbage

I love broccoli but their  sibling, the romanesco is the winner in the beauty contest.

Chop the cabbage in flowers, and don’t forget to chop the stem as well. 75 more words


Kumato Tomatoes Stuffed with Beef, Fresh Herbs, Pine Nuts and Dried Currants

I am a big fan of tomatoes, in any shape or form, and I’m always looking for new varieties. With fresh summer tomatoes gone by now, the next option is to check which hothouse tomatoes are available at the store. 507 more words


"Orzotto" with Roasted Vine Tomatoes & Pine Nuts

I’m currently 11 days into Veganuary, and the hardest part is, without doubt, not being able to drink a good cup of tea (strong, but milky).  507 more words


If you wouldn’t know yet, I love cooking

Today was a lovely sunny day. Since I’m living in Italy, and not yet at work, I have this habit (good or bad???) to wake up without alarm, to take some clothes (without being bothered about style, season, colors,…), feed the dog and cats, enjoy my coffee and breakfast (if possible outside) and to plan my day. 238 more words


Pine nut & pesto pasta

I kept paying £14 for pasta with pine nuts, pesto & chicken at Vapiano so I decided to make it myself… super easy!

What you need: 91 more words