Recipes

Cherry Tomato Tarte Tatin

Cherry Tomato Tarte Tatin

This tart is especially stunning when made with a variety of colorful cherry tomatoes. A hint of honey brings out the sweetness of the tomatoes which is…

Blueberry-peach Slab pie

Blueberry-peach Slab pie

Let’s remember this summer: the salty hair, sweaty naps, skinned knees, and sweet air of August. Nonna is in the kitchen with simmering pots of local traditions,…

Apricot-almond cake

Apricot-almond cake

Apricot-almond cake for the cake 2 1/3 cup almonds (9 oz /250 g) almonds 1 1/4 cup (250 g) sugar 1/2 teaspoon salt 3 eggs…

Hummus

Hummus

Hummus has been a staple in my house since I was a child, and I can hardly imagine my life without it. It’a a…

Strawberry Shortcakes with Basil

Strawberry Shortcakes with Basil

This traditional Anglo-saxon dessert is a springtime classic: ripe strawberries and freshly whipped cream are folded inside a slightly-sweet, scone-like biscuit. In this version, I use both…

Soft Strawberry Cake

Soft Strawberry Cake

I am in love with this super-simple, pillow-soft, strawberry-studded Spring cake. It comes together in a flash and is the perfect showcase for the…