(read in English) Mi piacciono tantissimo le ricette in cui puoi utilizzare cose come il pane raffermo, o le banane troppo mature, o quello che resta quando fai le bevande vegetali in casa – non è soltanto un bellissimo modo per essere più creativi in cucina, ma è anche ovviamente una maniera per ridurre gli … Continue reading Panzanella (insalata con pane e pomodori)
(read in Italian) Do you sometimes cook with barley? Do you know that barley has a good content of beta-glucan? Yes, the same fibre that you can find in oats! Beta-glucan is a glucose polymer (polysaccharides) found in the cell walls of cereals and other food (for example yeasts, seaweeds, and some mushrooms like shiitake … Continue reading Barley Salad with Courgettes and Blue Cheese
(read in Italian) Summer means plenty of fresh basil available.. and what a better way to use it than making pesto? I like the traditional one with cheese and pine nuts, but I get bored easily so I always like to get creative and try new food combinations. This recipe calls for basil, kale, and … Continue reading Kale and Basil Pesto
This is a typical Italian simple recipe (originally from Tuscany and Liguria, but you can find it in other parts of Italy as well). Just a few basic ingredients, paired together to give you this tasty result – great eaten straight from the oven, or reheated, or even cold. It’s a versatile food – good as … Continue reading Cecina or Farinata
Recently, I was talking about vitamins, the sun, and melanin on my social media pages. So, I have decided to write this Summer-themed blog post. It’s an interesting topic, ’cause sometimes you actually tend to forget that food is not just a fuel to keep you running all day long. You can make the right … Continue reading Healthy Summer Skin
If you had the chance to check my social media pages, you know already a little bit about myself and what I usually eat. What you see there is real food from my kitchen and I hope that sharing those pretty pictures will inspire many of you in taking the first step toward a healthier … Continue reading But…what do you eat in a day?