Sweet pastry

Easy and fragrant: homemade sweet pastry it’s so quick to prepare and yummy that you should try it by yourself! MAKES 1 CAKE DOUGH READY IN 40’   INGREDIENTS 2 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 cup butter (cold) 1 pinch salt 1 cup confectioner’s sugar 1 egg (beaten) 1 teaspoon vanilla extract     STEP 1: […]

Ham & parsley omelette

One of my chilhood memories! So easy and quick to prepare, this omelette is delicious and everyone loves it! It takes only 12 minutes!!!!!   SERVES 2-3 PEOPLE READY IN 12′   INGREDIENTS 3 eggs 2 tablespoons Parmesan cheese 1 tablespoon parsley, chopped 4 ham slices salt to taste   1 tablespoon butter 2 tablespoons […]

Stuffed rolls

Meatballs? already done! Croquettes? already done! mmm… Oh, no! I didin’t post my favourite ones: Stuffed rolls! I have to rectify that situation, immediately! Here’s my beloved meat recipe: so tender, so tasty that you can’t resist!   MAKES 12 ROLLS READY IN 1h   INGREDIENTS 1 lb ground  meat (pork + beef) 1 egg […]

Ligurian “frisceu” (typical fritters – quick version)

The week starts with work but ends with… friends! This evening I’m preparing something special for my friends.. a delicious and easy  diner with these fritters!   MAKES 15 “FRISCEU” READY IN 1h 10 ‘(10’ preparation, 60’stand)   INGREDIENTS ½ oz brewer’s yeast mixed with 2 tablespoons water 9 oz lukewarm water 2 pinches salt […]

Spinach dumplings with cheese lava

Traditional dumplings are made of bread and meat, this one is a veggie and delicious version with spinach and a yummy cheese filling!! MAKES 10 DUMPLINGS READY IN 45’ (15’preparation, 15’rest, 15’ cooking)   INGREDIENTS 1 tablespoon onion, chopped 1 tablespoon butter 1 tablespoon olive oil 4 oz spinach   9 oz stale bread, cubed […]