Guest recipes


In this page we gather recipes collected from fellow Italian friends who live around the world

24 Ottobre 2017

Today’s recipe of Pasta al Coccio is a typical Florentine fall recipe that we got from our sweet friend Alice. Let’s go meet her in the following interview and learn how to cook this recipe.



June 22

Risotto with mushrooms by Silvia

Our Italian friend Silvia from New Zealand (very far from us! 🙂 ) sent us her version of mushroom risotto.



May 19

Pasta (trofie) with pesto sauce by Massimo 

The recipe of this week is kindly offered by Massimo, an Italian friend (and cousin of one of us :-)) who lives in Houston together with his beautiful kids and his lovely wife.

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April 28 2017

Aubergine tower – torretta di melanzane by Matteo Fantacchiotti

Our friend Matteo has shared with us a recipe inspired by the torretta di melanzane, a dish created by the renowned Italian chef Alfonso Iaccarino. If you want to taste the original, you can go to his restaurant Don Alfonso di Sant’Agata dei Due Golfi in the Amalfi Coast.


February 3 2017

Pasta and chickpeas and ricotta by Elena Giorgi (New Mexico)


This week we guest this taste recipe from our friend Elena, she is computational biologist with passion for the photography and for writing

February 24

Passatelli in broth by Giulia Babbi Bellini (Chile)


Today it is the turn of our dear friend and talented photographer Giulia! We invite you to periodically take a look at new website Giulia is developing and working on:

March 24

Tordelli di Lucca by Elena Leoncioni (Japan)


This week our Italian friend Elena, who lives in Tokyo, Japan, shares with us a tasty and traditional recipe from Lucca, a beautiful small town in Tuscany. If you are arranging a journey in Toscana don’t miss a stop there, even just to taste the tordelli di Lucca!