Sweet and Sour Red Onions, Cipolle di Tropea in Agrodolce

Sweet and Sour Red Onions, Cipolle di Tropea in Agrodolce

Sweet and Sour Red Onions, Cipolle di Tropea in Agrodolce, just in time for a Christmas side dish.  These delicious sweet and sour, agrodolce, onions are a great accompaniment to any roasted poultry or meat.   My good friend Valeria,  served these sweet and sour onions  along with other roasted and grilled vegetables on a […]

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Caponata, a Sicilian Eggplant Dish

Caponata, a Sicilian Eggplant Dish

Caponata, a Sicilian Eggplant Dish is one of the staple vegetable dishes of Sicily.  This delicious vegetable medley combines eggplant, tomatoes, and celery with olives and pignoli nuts, all mixed with a sweet and sour sauce  then finally topped with fresh basil.  Traditionally, the eggplant is fried in oil before it is mixed with the […]

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Roasted Red and Yellow Peppers, Italian Style

Roasted Red and Yellow Peppers, Italian Style

Roasted Red and Yellow Peppers, Italian Style.  Roasted peppers are one of the staples of rustic Italian cooking.  They are an add on, and addition to many  dishes, a essential recipe that goes the distance.  Peppers paired with eggs, on top of  a pizza, on a panini, added to an antipasto tray….the list can go […]

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