Truffle Tagliatelle – Trusting the recipe of a friend of a friend…

You know when a story starts like:” …a friend of a friend of mine, who is actually the cousin of that lady you once met, that was the sister of…” it can’t be good! A friend of mine insisted that

Truffle Tagliatelle – Trusting the recipe of a friend of a friend…

You know when a story starts like:” …a friend of a friend of mine, who is actually the cousin of that lady you once met, that was the sister of…” it can’t be good! A friend of mine insisted that

Swiss meets Truffle!

Last weekend there was a truffle fair in the little town of Alba – well known for truffles! I was lucky as I was in the area for a birthday party in a castle (I know, I know it sounds

Swiss meets Truffle!

Last weekend there was a truffle fair in the little town of Alba – well known for truffles! I was lucky as I was in the area for a birthday party in a castle (I know, I know it sounds

‘Facebook’ Potatoes

I confess: I saw an image of this on facebook and I wanted to try as it looked incredibly good and so easy! It turned out to be good – not exactly what describe though – easy enough but you

‘Facebook’ Potatoes

I confess: I saw an image of this on facebook and I wanted to try as it looked incredibly good and so easy! It turned out to be good – not exactly what describe though – easy enough but you

Fennel Risotto (Proving myself wrong!)

A friend of mine kept telling me how good some fennel risotto that he had was and I was quite surprised – and honestly sceptical! – so I thought that the best thing to do in the end  was to

Fennel Risotto (Proving myself wrong!)

A friend of mine kept telling me how good some fennel risotto that he had was and I was quite surprised – and honestly sceptical! – so I thought that the best thing to do in the end  was to

Apple and Raspberry Crumble

Sunday baking…Sunday no levure in my kitchen so no cake… It’s raining and moving towards autumn and I really felt like baking a massive apple, yogurt and nuts cake, but I had to give up as everything is shut here

Apple and Raspberry Crumble

Sunday baking…Sunday no levure in my kitchen so no cake… It’s raining and moving towards autumn and I really felt like baking a massive apple, yogurt and nuts cake, but I had to give up as everything is shut here

Mushrooms and Potatoes – It’s Love!

One year, long, long ago, my grandfather was invited by the Mayor of a little village in the country side to go mushroom hunting in his private forest – it sounds so Middle Ages! – and I went with him!

Mushrooms and Potatoes – It’s Love!

One year, long, long ago, my grandfather was invited by the Mayor of a little village in the country side to go mushroom hunting in his private forest – it sounds so Middle Ages! – and I went with him!

Peperonata!

I realised I’m always eating the same things! The supermarkets do not help; they sell always the same things, over and over! In Switzerland I’m lucky as they try to push Swiss products and they vary a bit season by

Peperonata!

I realised I’m always eating the same things! The supermarkets do not help; they sell always the same things, over and over! In Switzerland I’m lucky as they try to push Swiss products and they vary a bit season by