Tag: Italian

Authentic Italian Tiramisu

Authentic Italian Tiramisu

This one’s unexpected and unusual, but due to the overwhelmingly positive feedback I received, I am giving my Tiramisu a proper post. As some of you readers might know, I am not into baking – and I will probably never be, but Tiramisu doesn’t involve…

Salmon Asparagus Pasta with Vodka

Salmon Asparagus Pasta with Vodka

This recipe for salmon asparagus pasta with vodka was inspired by a recipe from one of my favorite cookbooks. The Silver Spoon is a masterpiece for Italian cuisine. With more than 2000 recipes and lots of beautiful photos it had kept me busy for quite…

Asparagus Carbonara

Asparagus Carbonara

As an Austrian in Rome you learn one thing pretty quickly: Everything I ever knew about carbonara was a lie. Real Pasta carbonara is not made with cream and it’s much more delicious than the version they serve in schools and canteens. It’s the perfect…

Pasta all’Arrabbiata

Pasta all’Arrabbiata

I love pasta and I love this recipe for a very special reason. Pasta all’Arrabbiata saved quite a few weekends when I forgot to get groceries before the stores close. Or when I was just too lazy to get out. Most countries have tons of mini…

Green Pesto with Cashews

Green Pesto with Cashews

When we were on holiday this summer, I asked three of my dearest friends to take care of the plants we have at home. Most of them are non-digestible but a few of them are. The most sensitive ones are our basil plants. We have…

Linguine all’Amatriciana

Linguine all’Amatriciana

As a tourist in Rome, I did what most people do. I visited the Forum Romanum, waited hours in Mediterranean sunlight to get into the Vatican Museums and I ate tons of pizza. It’s impossible to reproduce an authentic Roman pizza at home, so afraid…