Tag Archives: summer

Elderflower fritters – Frittelle di fiori di sambuco

So much time has gone since my last post, but here we are with a new summery recipe. The biggest news is that we have an allotment (un orto) where we are growing all sorts of greeneries despite the slugs. … Continue reading

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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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Crostata alla crema pasticcera e frutti di bosco

We went back to the pick-your-own farm this weekend! This time we resisted the temptation of picking a truckload of fruit, we picked mostly berries and a few carrots. On Sunday my sister came to visit us with her boyfriend … Continue reading

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