Chard and ricotta cheese savory pie

torta-salata-bietole-e-ricotta

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More or less every weekend I make a vow, promising myself not to eat bread the following week. And more or less every week, I end up postponing that promise because I can’t help myself; I am too much in love with any kind of bread and carbohydrates in general… It might be for this reason that when there is no more bread around, I am ready to make something that gives me the same satisfaction. Read more

Mushrooms stuffed with hazelnuts

stuffed-mushrooms

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As I have said in this post, as far as I am concerned, I don’t like extremism of any kind, and food-wise I eat almost everything. The only thing I refuse to do is starting cooking with no vegetables: no veggies in the fridge means that I absolutely have to go out to grocery shop. Read more

Small chickpea croquettes with cilantro and pistachios pesto

vegetarian croquettes

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For no particular reason or hidden childhood memories or anecdotes, I love meatballs (and meatloaf also) perhaps more than anything else. It is clear that with such a preamble, you will understand that every time I see a recipe for meatballs or vegetarian croquette, I fall in love immediately. Read more

Tomatoes stuffed with rice and herbs

tomates farcis au riz

I have been waiting good tomatoes all year, and when the right time comes I buy any sorts of tomatoes, without even knowing what I’m going to use them for. I often stuff tomatoes with tuna and boiled eggs, since it’s very easy and can be prepared super fast. Read more

Zucchini, dill and mint “pancakes” (Mücver)

zucchini pancakes

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I admit that this time it has been very very hard taking pictures because I could not resist to these zucchini, dill and mint pancakes. Accomplice, an Italian friend who was visiting us from Italy. We ate so much of these savoury pancakes, that having managed to take some decent photos is a real miracle…

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