Quick Quattrociocchi Peppers and Ricotta Pasta

Stop by at lunch on Saturday and you join us for our Staff Lunch. This week’s lunch featured Quattrociocchi Chilli Peppers Pate tossed with ricotta and Rustichella’s Sagne e Pezzi Pasta. What’s the recipe? 1 (500 gr) bag of Rustichella Continue reading Quick Quattrociocchi Peppers and Ricotta Pasta

End of Summer Burrata Salad

Burrata is a fresh, creamy semi-soft Italian cheese. Let’s call it a cousin to fresh mozzarella. Burrata’s outer layer is fresh mozzarella, while the inside is creamy. The soft, stringy curd is milky and buttery. Somehow it is both indulgent Continue reading End of Summer Burrata Salad

On the Grill: Baby Stuffed Peppers

Hey, we’re Italian. We cook with a bit of this and a bit of that. Our recipes are merely guidelines, with lots of flexibility! Baby Stuffed Peppers Breadcrumbs (homemade are best)*, 1 1/2 cups Chopped herbs: parsley with basil and/or Continue reading On the Grill: Baby Stuffed Peppers

On the Road from Tuscany: Il Palagio

Spend a few hours at Trudie and Sting’s Il Palagio. Together they have created an amazing estate. Simply enchanting. Depart Florence via the A1 toward Rome and in less than 45 minutes, you’ll take the exit for Figline Valdarno. The Continue reading On the Road from Tuscany: Il Palagio