Pasta and chickpeas and ricotta by Elena Giorgi,
This week we guest this taste recipe from our friend Elena, she is computational biologist with passion for the photography and for writing www.elenaegiorgi.com
Passatelli in broth by Giulia Babbi Bellini
Today it is the turn of our dear friend and talented photographer Giulia! We invite you to periodically take a look at new website Giulia is developing and working on: www.followingthenorthstar.com
Tordelli di Lucca by Elena Leoncioni
This week our Italian friend Elena, who lives in Tokyo, Japan, shares with us a tasty and traditional recipe from Lucca, a beautiful small town in Tuscany. If you are arranging a journey in Toscana don’t miss a stop there, even just to taste the tordelli di Lucca!
Aubergine tower – torretta di melanzane by Matteo Fantacchiotti
Our friend Matteo has shared with us a recipe inspired by the torretta di melanzane, a dish created by the renowned Italian chef Alfonso Iaccarino. If you want to taste the original, you can go to his restaurant Don Alfonso di Sant’Agata dei Due Golfi in the Amalfi Coast.
Pasta (trofie) with pesto sauce by Massimo
The recipe of this week is kindly offered by Massimo, an Italian friend (and cousin of one of us :-)) who lives in Houston together with his beautiful kids and his lovely wife.
Risotto with mushrooms by Silvia
Our Italian friend Silvia from New Zealand (very far from us! 🙂 ) sent us her version of mushroom risotto.