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Simple Focaccia

  Simple Focaccia : olives, cherry tomatoes, fresh thyme or rosemary and olive oil on golden crispy focaccia bread give you the best experience of cucina povera ! When making any kind of dough my grandmother would make the sponge first. Then, after left aside for 30 minutes or so,… Read more »

Rustic Fig and Chocolate Tart

Rustic Fig and Chocolate Tart: amazing combination for all chocolate and fig lovers ! This Rustic Fig and Chocolate Tart is absolutely irresistible culinary delicacy par excellence if figs are your favourite autumn fruits. Combined with semi sweet chocolate, cinnamon and cardamom, every sugar low bite is absolutely amazing: pleasantly… Read more »

Rustic Mediterranean Fig Cookies

Rustic Mediterranean Fig Cookies : Perfect coastal delicacy. Fresh figs, all their varieties, are my favourite late summer fruit. Mediterraneans appreciate this fruit on their special way. Fresh figs fed generations of islanders during the wars, hungers and travels. When making winter stocks, peasants were drying them on the sun… Read more »

Rustic Vegetarian Spinach Tart

Rustic Vegetarian Spinach Tart – Mediterranean dish at its best ! It is late summer, the best season to use the vegetables and fruits naturally ripen. The taste is irresistible. I used cheese spread enriched with herbs, young spinach and basil to make green tart. All of the vegetables are… Read more »