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Day of Marsala

My father grew up and was born in Mazara Del Vallo, Sicily. As we share the same birth place, I have only fond memories of our time we spent there. 852 more words


Portofino: Sicilian Slice

When I reviewed Portofino’s delicious slice of plain pizza, I made a point to say that it was not just the taste that made it special, but its huge size as well. 307 more words


Notes on Sicilian Eggplant and Pine Nut Caponata

Among the foodies of the Internet, J. Kenji López-Alt is one whom I trust a bit more than others. His tastes are worldly, his techniques are sound, and his writing is clear. 305 more words

Main Dishes

Pizza pizza daddy-o

My cousin Josh sang this song as a kid in school that went “pizza pizza daddy-o.” I don’t remember exactly how it went but I’ve got pizza on the mind. 123 more words

Winning an Electrolux Emix made my May

At Christmas I entered a competition to win an Electrolux Emix.  I never for a minute imagined I would win.  But I did!

Today I had an amazing day at Electrolux Professional’s UK Centre of Excellence in Luton.  102 more words


mmmmm Meatballs

There are so many different ways to make a good meatball.  This is how my family has always made them and my very favorite.  They go oh so well with a good plate of baked ziti!   246 more words


Baked Ziti

Baked Ziti has always been a favorite meal of mine.  It’s quintessential comfort food, and quite possibly the reason my husband fell in love with me.   339 more words