Category: First courses

gnocchi ripieni di carne meat stuffed gnocchi

12

Dec2018

MEAT STUFFED GNOCCHI

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The meat stuffing of this gnocchi is very similar to the one of Ascoli olives, a skilled mix of meats cooked in a soffritto, whose taste is made lighter by a touch of lemon zest. The only complicated phase is finding the procedure to fill the gnocchi; I think ... Read More
12/12/2018Carlotta Conti
potage di mare sea potage

03

Nov2018
Usually "potage" and "sea" contradict each other. This recipe is connected to "land" ingredients like potatoes, leeks, and a lot of fresh cream. I created this recipe when trying to exalt Autumn vegetables, and trying to propose something healthy but extremely stimulating. I have always been inspired by French cuisine, but ... Read More
03/11/2018Carlotta Conti
gnocchi di zucca con Taleggio Butternut squash gnocchi with Taleggio cheese

30

Oct2018
Butternut squash is one of the many joys of the season: rain and cold temperatures are compensated by incredibly rich and comforting foods. It is another gift from the Americas, like potatoes. Accompanied by a creamy Taleggio cheese sauce, this dish speaks about the valley crossed through the Po river, its fog, ... Read More
30/10/2018Carlotta Conti
spaghetti con vongole/clams

29

May2018
When summer approaches, two things cannot be missed on an Italian table: spaghetti with fresh clams and a bottle of chilled dry wine to compliment it. Usually, I love making fresh home-made pasta. However, sometimes stopping for a while, opening a bag of excellent durum wheat spaghetti, and making this simple and ... Read More
29/05/2018Carlotta Conti
Gnocchi with(rocket) arugula pesto  and prawns Gnocchi con pesto di rucola e gamberetti

13

Sep2017
The freshness of arugula is very inviting in the heat of the Italian summer. This is, of course, a variation of the famous “pesto” par excellence”. Arugula is a great source of flavonoids that are believed to have antioxidant properties. It’s also an excellent source of vitamin K, B and ... Read More
13/09/2017Carlotta Conti