Category Archives: Contorni

Cherry tomato and goat cheese tart tatin

Summer is almost over here in England, although I’m not sure it ever started this year. Apparently this summer was one of the coldest in the last 30 years in the UK. I know that in Italy everyone is complaining … Continue reading

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Octopus and potato salad

One of the things I love most is to eat fish. When I lived in Trieste I used to buy fish at the local fishmonger twice a week or even more often. A steamed bream with a glass of white … Continue reading

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Jerusalem artichokes with mushrooms and goat’s cheese

Sometimes in England it is difficult to find all the vegetables and fruits that you would fine in Italian markets. Roman artichokes, fennels, Mediterranean figs or succulents tomatoes are now more an holiday food than an everyday meal. Nevertheless, the … Continue reading

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