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Trattoria Napoletana Da Carlo

Trattoria Napoletana Da Carlo C/ Doctor Manuel Candela 79 bajo (near the intersection with Blazco Ibanez) 46021 Valencia Tel:  963935562 There are few restaurants that haunt me.  Few that I feel drawn back to.  This [sigh], this is one of them.  The entire experience was absolutely one of the best food experiences ever for me, […]

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Sicilian CousCous

Marilena Cammarata is from Marsala, Italy down in the western part of Sicily.  Before moving to Germany she had her own pasta shop. She can cook anything but I’ve never seen her use a recipe.  She uses her senses and feels everything with her hands working doughs for pizzas and pastas by hand and even […]

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IWC Italian Night: Volare!

IWC Italian Night: Volare!

Once again the Italians put together a beautiful evening rich with their culture. Their warmth and hospitality always shine at their events. Tonight they cooked three delicious pasta dishes for us in the colors of their flag:  green pesto, a rich red Sicilian eggplant pasta, and a white rice dish with two cheeses. The last […]

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Sicilian pasta: busiata e gnoccoli – receta italiana

busiata gnoccoli arancini cuscusiera it’s poetic, isn’t it? And I feel just a little bit prettier when I say them. Italian. As delicious to say as it is to eat. Which will be put to the test tomorrow when I cook up my busiata e gnoccoli for my famigia. My amazing Italian friend just taught […]

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Tiramisu

Tiramisu

My morning was Spanish and my afternoon was Italian. Marilena came over so our girls could play together and we could cook together. I taught her how to make pie crust and a very nice apple pie and she taught me how to make the most delicious tiramisu ever. The secret to the tiramisu is […]

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