La marmellata di mandariniย 

I thought this jam was difficult to prepare… I was wrong! All you need are fresh mandarins, sugar, some water and most of all a lot of patience…๐Ÿ˜Š    Ingredients: 1 chilo and 350 grams of peeled and seeded mandarins.  1 cup of water 600 grams sugar 150 grams of Mandarin peels Bring to a…

Biscotti al mais

For my italian friends ๐Ÿ˜˜ Ricetta di un’amico chef incontrato a San Vito di Cadore, Provincia di Belluno, Italia, piรน di vent’anni fa. Un dono molto speciale e senza tempo. ๐Ÿ˜Š 2 Uova 3 etti di zucchero 500 grammi di farina โ€œ1โ€ 250 grammi di farina di mais 250 grammi di burro 16 grammi di…

Corn cookies

A special place, San Vito di Cadore, Belluno, Italy + more than 20 years ago + a kind chef + a kind gesture (this special chef shared this cookie recipe) + a treasured memory. I do believe that kind and gentle gestures always have the power to remain in the hearts of men. It was…

Plitvice, Croatiaย 

A long but pleasant walk to see the lakes of  Plitvice + good company +  the chance to see one of nature’s  most overwhelming gift to humanity = another  chip in my chest of golden memories..๐Ÿ˜‰๐Ÿ˜˜                                                       

Tortine di zucchina

I was wondering how to use up the abundant harvest of “zucchini” from my vegetable garden and I came up with this recipe…๐Ÿ˜‰ 1 medium size courgette, grate 3 eggs 50 grams all purpose flour 25 grams grated parmesan cheese 3 – 4 grams of salt A dash of ground pepper Mix above ingredients together……

Pane + Pan de coco ๐Ÿ€๐ŸŽถ Happy Sunday to all!๐Ÿ˜˜

Making bread  and a Filipino delicacy with only one bread recipe.  Bread recipe 450 grams sourdough 500 grams lukewarm water 45 grams sugar  15 grams fine salt 800 – 850 grams flour( 350 grams Manitoba flour + 400 grams bread flour”0″ +  100 grams wholewheat flour) Water + sourdough + 400 grams flour + sugar…