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Mexican Pizza with One Secret Ingredient

Mexican Pizza with One Secret Ingredient: two beautiful cultures joined together. Heaven! The first time I came across the idea of making Mexican Pizza was on social networks. I would usually do tortilla wraps, enchiladas, chimichangas or something on those lines, but I loved the idea of making this pizza… Read more »

Baby Spinach Gorgonzola Creamy Soup

Baby Spinach Gorgonzola Creamy Soup: Delicious spring comfort food. Popeye approved ! There is a huge difference in flavour and nutrition if you prepare this soup using frozen spinach rather than fresh, baby leaves. Fresh greens are so much tastier! It is sooo good to enjoy spring and its gifts… Read more »

Tuna Stromboli

Tuna Stromboli: Simple pizza crust turnover filled with tomato salsa, tuna and mozzarella. Buon appetito ! What amazes me the most about Italian food is its simplicity, with so many variations possible. As long as there is tomato (salsa), mozzarella, peperoni, prosciutto, fish, olives and pasta, you can make a… Read more »

Chicken Cacciatore (Pollo alla Cacciatora)

  Chicken Cacciatore: Hunter’s chicken stew; fabolous, rustic, simple and hearty Italian dish. My grandmother used to prepare suppers for a group of Italian hunters after the hunting was done. They would arrive in the countryside early in the morning with their hunting dogs, down Grappa and espresso, change their… Read more »

Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole

Poppy Seed Chicken Casserole is a great one-pan flavoursome dish packed with tasty ingredients and mile–high cracker crumbs! What I like about this all-in-one meal is the baking phase: it’s usual for everybody to drop into the kitchen here, once succulent flavours start coming out of the oven. It is… Read more »

Creamy Horseradish Soup

Creamy Horseradish Soup: comforting, homemade and healthy. This is a very simple dish to prepare and whenever I make it I start to think why on Earth I do not make it more often. All the ingredients are at hand and it is quickly done. As a substitute for cooking… Read more »

Hemp Pasta Alfredo

Hemp Pasta Alfredo: done in eight minutes, perfect for a week dinner. During working days, arriving home late, especially after holidays, we all want to make a dinner for us and families that would be quickly done, tasteful, slightly different than the usual meals. Hemp pasta seemed to be the… Read more »

Mushroom and Cheese Lasagna

Mushroom and Cheese Lasagna: Garfield would love it, I’m sure ! My son adores Lasagna as much as Garfield does and was very curious about the outcome of this combination since I announced to have one without meat and pelati. You should have seen the look on his face when… Read more »