Since they are potatoes, do not laugh at the pompous name, because as you will see when you try it, it is not overestimated. If your guests do not recognize the plebeian origin of this cake, conceal it, because they would undervalue it. Pellegrino Artusi, Science in the Kitchen and the Art of Eating Well (1891) […]
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gennaio 24, 2014
gennaio 8, 2014
Yesterday it was a perfect day for some efficient spring cleaning, even if we are still at the beginning of winter. I took down all the Christmas decorations with some sadness in my eyes and brought back into the garden the tiny juniper tree that has been my Christmas tree for two years in a […]
novembre 7, 2013
Ten days ago I walked up there, along a thin line between sky and earth, on the narrow corridors that run all around the roof of Santa Maria del Fiore Cathedral, in close contact with bricks, tiles, statues and engravings which date back to the Renaissance time, masterpieces which made Florence famous all over the […]