Category: Recipe

Carnevale fritters frappe cenci

22

Jan2019
These are typical fritters made for Carnevale. They are extremely simple and very popular all over Italy. Of course, each region has its own slight variations in the name and ingredients. In most recipes, there is the possible addition of liquor (grappa, Sambuca) and butter, but I prefer my grandmother’s ... Read More
22/01/2019Carlotta Conti
Rosemary noodles Savoy cabbage sausage

16

Jan2019
This noodle dish is ideal as a winter dish that exalts its ingredients: Savoy cabbage is a typical seasonal vegetable, its brilliant green gives a touch of color in our dishes, and counterbalances the pink sausage. Adding ground rosemary is unusual but it gives a twist to a food that ... Read More
16/01/2019Carlotta Conti
Orvieto medieval town and Duomo cathedral church aerial view. It

10

Jan2019
Orvieto is a beautiful Etruscan town built on a sheer cliff that is mainly composed of tuff and pozzolana, a soft material easy to excavate. The Orvieto cliff was apt to being easily defendable thanks to its structure; meanwhile, its inhabitants started to excavate its underground in order to obtain factories, ... Read More
10/01/2019Carlotta Conti
orange creme brule creme brule all’arancia

08

Jan2019
Usually, I stick to the Italian tradition, but by now, this dessert has entered our kitchens too. Moreover, I added a personal touch, since I had fantastic organic oranges at home, at the top of their Sicilian flavor. It is a very simple dessert, which can be done one ... Read More
08/01/2019Carlotta Conti
stuffed paccheri with sausage, truffle, porcini

06

Jan2019
Paccheri pasta is typical of a new generation of Neapolitan formats, very original and particularly apt to being stuffed. I created this stuffing using ingredients that are very popular in Northern and Central Italy: white truffles sauce, sausage, Porcini mushroom. It is a luxurious dish, ideal for festive occasions like winter ... Read More
06/01/2019Carlotta Conti