Sunday, 28 February 2010

Wild Berries English Trifle and a Diabetic's Birthday Treat!

  Last Saturday we had some dear friends over for dinner.
One of them had just celebrated his birthday a few days before.
I wanted to make something special for dessert, such as a birthday cake but with him being diabetic, this became an extremely difficult challenge.

Thursday, 18 February 2010

Chestnut and Spelt Soup, Risotto Alla Milanese. Two Great Primos!

Modena, the land of Balsamic Vinegar is in the Region of Emilia Romagna, the land of Parmesan Cheese, Zampone and Ferarri. Modena is also the city of bicycles.

Saturday, 13 February 2010

A Fantastic Italian Foodie Experience

Let me tell you about one of my best birthday presents ever.

First, answer this question.
What do you give a foodie, who already has a pasta machine, for her birthday?
Answer: take her to a really good restaurant and tell her that price is no objection!
And that is exactly what the Italian folk did.