Category: main course

beans all’uccelletto with sausage, fagioli e salsiccia all’uccellettofagioli e salsiccia all’uccelletto (Media)

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Apr2020
In the trattorie of Florence I have heard shelled beans cooked in this way called “fagiouli all’uccelletto”. (Pellegrino Artusi, Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well) This recipe is a typical Florentine way to eat their beloved cannellini beans which have replaced meat for centuries. The name originates ... Read More
20/04/2020Carlotta Conti
stuffed capon recipe – cooking with carlotta

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Jan2020

STUFFED CAPON

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Capon is a traditional Christmas bird in Europe. It is used either to make a very tasty but fat stock to accompany minestre, such as tortellini, or as a main course, usually stuffed. This stuffing is very simple. I had some cured meats leftover and I thought of giving ... Read More
10/01/2020Carlotta Conti
MARCHIGIANA RABBIT STEW

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Sep2019
This rabbit stew (the rabbit can be substituted with chicken) is a vintage dish. I found it in a 1970s collection of recipes from an elementary school project in Pergola. Each child was asked to bring one of their grandmother’s recipes to school to assemble a traditional regional cookbook. Pergola ... Read More
12/09/2019Carlotta Conti
Chicken with bell peppers

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Aug2019
This chicken with bell pepper recipe is truly a typical summer one. The lively colours of the peppers and tomato create a unique blend that you can really appreciate only if you can find fresh sun ripened vegetables. It is a typical Roman dish, and there is a whole generation ... Read More
19/08/2019Carlotta Conti
CECINA COOKING WITH CARLOTTA

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Jun2019
Chickpea flatbread is a humble but delicious dish, with its origins dating back to ancient Greek and Roman times. On the Tuscan coasts it is called Cecina, Farinata in Liguria, and is a common dish on the coasts of the Tyrrenian, where it was spread by Ligurian ... Read More
18/06/2019Carlotta Conti