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Italian chestnut flour cake with raisins, vanilla and dried figs: castagnaccio alla ferrarese

Italian chestnut flour cake with raisins, vanilla and dried figs: castagnaccio alla ferrarese

This is not the traditional castagnaccio whose recipe you may find on cookery books: it is widespread all around Italy and every Region, every city,…

A nice start of the day: what Italian breakfast is like

A nice start of the day: what Italian breakfast is like

A good beginning bodes well, and here, we usually have a rich, sweet breakfast with our family. Those (really few) who switch to some savory…

The best Italian caprese salad

The genuine Italian Caprese Salad: all the secrets

Caprese salad, mozzarella cheese and tomatoes, is one of the most toothsome and easiest Italian recipes. All bright sides: this dish always turns out right,…

Fluffy margherita cake

Super fluffy Italian Margherita cake, with eggs, butter and a scent of lemon

Traditional, fluffy, easy, Margherita cake is always a certain success. Everyone can make it, even if they are not really good at cooking! Soft Margherita…