Modern Egg Salad with Asparagus Spears

Modern Egg Salad with Asparagus Spears

Modern Egg Salad with Asparagus Spears.  The marriage of eggs and asparagus is one of the happiest! and there are so many ways you can serve these two.  Since we have such a short asparagus season in Italy, it is always nice to have a variety of  recipes on hand for this seasonal vegetable.  I have […]

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Mixed Bean Pasta Fagioli, a Favorite!

Mixed Bean Pasta Fagioli, a Favorite!

Mixed Bean Pasta Fagioli, a Favorite! Here is a dish that can be made so many ways, it has so many variations.  Here in Italy, Pasta e Fagioli  (pasta with beans),  started as a peasant dish, all the villages and towns have their own version of this recipe.  Today, I have constructed a version using […]

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White Bean, Leek and Carrot Soup…Soup is on this month!

White Bean, Leek and Carrot Soup...Soup is on this month!

White Bean, Leek and Carrot Soup…Soup is on this month!  Presenting the second soup dish in my month long dedication to Soups.  Today’s soup, White Bean, Leek and Carrot, is delicious, it can also be made as “meatless meal option”.  Fast and easy to construct, the stars of this recipe are white cannellini beans, leeks […]

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