Post Tagged with: "Spring"

Favorite 5: Weekend in Split, Croatia

Recently we ventured across the Adriatic to visit Croatia, a land… not so far away & surprisingly similar to Italy from the sun-bleached beach towns dotting the Adriatic Coast & friendly locals to the Marche-Emiglia inspired tagliatelle (local pasta) & brodetto (fish soup) these two countries, are like cousins with […]

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Spring Recipe: Pea Crostini

I love Spring, everything is bright & green and peas seem to be the epitome of Spring produce! Here today, gone tomorrow they have a short & sweet growing season and are perfect at the height of their season – which is right now! This pea crostini will brighten any […]

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Piemonte: Spring

After a five hour drive from our farmhouse in Le Marche we arrived – grande Piemonte, we’ve heard so much about you from the endless vines, truffles and risotto to infamous Alps looming above – it was all true except for the damn Alps – we were fogged in the […]

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3 Elderflower Recipes for Spring

Elderflowers or fiori di sambuco are in bloom in Italy! This flower from the elderberry tree makes a lovely light floral lemonade-like flavored syrup to be added to drinks (sparking water, vodka, gin or grappa), desserts or sorbets – depending on your mood. It makes an amazing vinegerette over salad […]

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