Croquettes with bechamel and chard (without rice and potatoes)

Can croquettes be soft even if we don’t add rice or potatoes in it? The answer is a loud yessss! You absolutely have to try them: very soft and perfectly round (I can’t explain why but during cooking they become beautiful spheres!) Trust me dear friends, during cooking they don’t flake and aren’t sadly wet! […]

Mozzarella & anchovy stuffed zucchini flowers (best batter ever!)

Get ready to fall in love with it! Battered flowers will blow your mind at the first crunch and will give you the final blow while sinking the bite into the sumptuous, stringy filling. No, this is not a love poem, but one of the most classic Italian recipes: that of deep-fried courgette flowers. On […]

Fried pizzas

What should we do when incomprehensibly (because that’s a very remote possibility at my home!)  you have a little piece of pizza ora panzerotti dough left? Shall we throw it away? Nonononono … We’ll make delicious fried pizzas! You only need a good tomato sauce (try my recipe!) and a beloved mozzarella…. This is not […]

Zucchini and provola cheese bites

After-holidays “detox diet” outdated? I would say yes. It’s hard enough without Christmas lights, gifts and decorations, so we don’t need another sacrifice with a self-inflict strict diet … Do you agree? I’m sure you do! it’s time to feel better with a very fast and delicious recipe: zucchini and provola fried bites! MAKES 15 […]

Stuffed and fried zucchini flowers

Finally I got it!  Thanks to my collegue Cristina’ advice I found zucchini flowers at the farmer’s market. I was too happy  that couldn’t resist to cook it and even I promised to make something light I immediately fried  theese delicious bites! Soft inside and crunchy outside: an unforgivable appetizer, let’s cook it!   SERVES […]