RECIPE TUSCANY GARLIC BREAD Garlic bread may be not a typical tuscan recipe but, made in the way I prepare it makes it’s good presence on the table, a nice surprise and it is also perfect to be eaten with everyday meals… Ingredients for 1 kilo bread: 1 kilo of …

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Once I’ve tried to prepare my own bread and from that day I can’t wait for sunday baking!!! Bread in Tuscan is very important and mine has something special that makes it even better as it is a mix of taste and wellness, it is like a traditional bread in …

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Pan fried potatoes (Vegan)


Pan fried potatoes (Vegan) This easy recipe it is so good to me, maybe because it remind me when my grand mather was used to prepare it for me and my cusins that, all around the table were unable to remain seated as everyone of us tried to take as …

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Meat Patties with Wine Sauce

Meat Patties

Meat Patties with Wine Sauce 500 gms assorted minced meat (better if minced at home) 1 sausage (if available) 1 handful of grated cheese 1 tps fennel or coriander seeds 2 eggs salt and pepper flour Peanut oil red or white wine, or tomato sauce Mince the meat and add …

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Crostini with Chicken Liver Patè


Leave the chicken livers marinating in the wine for 12 hours mixing occasionally. Drain the livers, keeping the wine marinade to one side. In a high sided saucepan, slowly cook the onions in the oil with salt and pepper until pale golden. Add the chicken livers and sage and cook …

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Tomato and Bread soup

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This is the exellent classic Touscan soup-simple, tasty and always enjoyed, whether in winter or served tepid, with a beautifully perfumed basil leaf to enhance the flavour, in summer. I make it with: 300 gr day old, unsalted touscan bread cut into thin slices             …

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Fresh Tomato Crostini recipe

Fresh Tomato Crostini

Very ripe tomatoes Clove of garlic pressed through garlic press Origano 4-5 tbs extra virgin olive oil Salt and Pepper Slices of lightly toasted unsalted touscan bread Cut the tomatoes in very small cubes and dress with salt, a little pepper, garlic (i’ve become vampire proof since i first started …

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