Three Dip Fried Pizza

Like many dishes of Italian tradition, fried pizza (or Masardona) has a poor origin and was born in Naples during the second world war. Traditionally, it was prepared at home by pizza chefs, kneaded by the men and fried by the women.  Then it was sold on the streets. This was the beginning of the so-called “popular street food”.  There are many versions of this … Continue reading Three Dip Fried Pizza

Chard Rolls with Ground Turkey in Tomato Sauce

This dish was introduced to me by my mother-in-law from Venezuela and I quickly fell in love with it! Serve it with your favourite rice or fresh bread. A dish perfect for the whole family. And don’t forget to do the “scarpetta” (it literally means sopping up the sauce left on your plate with bread) with this delicious sauce! 😊 With this recipe you can … Continue reading Chard Rolls with Ground Turkey in Tomato Sauce

Homemade Gnocchi (Potato Dumplings)

Gnocchi is a typical Italian dish which is produced in different varieties. This is a delicious recipe for all family to enjoy and the perfect comfort food for rainy cold days. It takes a little time to make them from scratch but it’s totally worth it. You will love them! Serves 4 small portions Ingredients 1kg potatoes, boiled with skin on 1 egg 450gr plain … Continue reading Homemade Gnocchi (Potato Dumplings)

Cannelloni Spinach and Ricotta in Tomato Sauce

I prepared this dish for my husband’s birthday and the guests loved it. This classic Italian recipe is perfect for parties and gatherings of all kind. Eaten hot or at room temperature, it will never fail to impress. Since it is not a dish I prepare often, I always make sure I have extra portions for the freezer. This way, when I do not have … Continue reading Cannelloni Spinach and Ricotta in Tomato Sauce