Tonight we go for easy and we will eat while watching a movie. It’s allowed, it’s Saturday. Boil 500 grams of gnocchi. Keep 1 cup of the boiling water. Fry 4 garlic cloves in some olive oil. Add 200 grams of fresh spinach. Bake shortly. Mix the boiling water with the spinach and add a … More Lazy Saturday, easy dinner and movie
An oven dish, 750 grams of mixed cherry tomatoes, 2 fish fillets, a bit of garlic and spring onion, some dried basil and oregano, some fresh basil, and farro…Cooking can be easy, really. Take a round oven dish. Chop 2 spring onions, 3 garlic cloves and 1 spicy little pepper. Put in the oven dish. … More Cherry tomatoes are real sweeties
Coming back home in a house with an empty fridge, you always find some dry pasta, peeled tomatoes of good quality, garlic, onion, spicy little pepper and pecorino (or even parmigiano) to prepare ‘pasta arrabbiata’. I am pretty sure that my version is more tomato-like, but I will always try to remember the veg-quotum. Chop … More After a long drive just some simple pasta arrabbiata
Whatever you can slice thinly, you can serve as carpaccio. For today we combine thinly sliced radishes and cucumber with sliced mozzarella. Spread some good olive oil, some lemon juice, salt and pepper. Garnish with some parsley… Light and delicious.
I am ready for long evenings outside, and so is our terrace. But maybe 9° is still a bit too chilly… Anyway I probably used muscles which I didn’t train yet, and I feel it, and tomorrow I am sure, even more. The menu of today respects my sore body. Slice 600 grams of courgettes … More Painful gardening, easy recipe 😉
Coming home from a lovely weekend in Lucca a seafood risotto will be a great way to close. Chop 2 white onions, 4 garlic cloves and a small spicy pepper. Fry in a mixture of 1 spoon of olive oil and 1 teaspoon of real butter. Add the risotto rice (1 small cup of 120 … More Quick and tasty