giugno 27, 2020

Sicilian Summertime: an infographic!

Here it is: the first infographic about Sicilian summer products and dishes! Nothing is more Sicilian than a pasta soup with tenerumi in august, eggplants are […]
maggio 16, 2020

10 must haves that will make your kitchen scream “Sicilian”

The kitchen, especially if open-space is where we spend most of the time in Sicily. Every Sicilian family loves their kitchen, because we love food, not […]
maggio 2, 2020

White & red bruschetta, the typical Sicilian starter

Do you know how to prepare some traditional starter called bruschetta? It’s very easy, but to make a perfect bruschetta you must have the perfect bread, […]
aprile 11, 2020

‘Mpanate e Nfigghiulate’, the traditional Easter food in Ragusa & Scicli

Have you ever heard the Sicilian word “mpanate“? And what about another difficult one: “nfigghiulata“? If you are not from the south of Sicily, meaning in […]
marzo 22, 2020

In Palermo Marsala wine and Art nouveau have only one name: FLORIO!

There is nothing better than sipping a fine Florio Marsala wine with a nice dessert or at the end of a rich lunch. The Vecchioflorio, the old dry […]
agosto 20, 2019

Eggplant or Aubergine rolls? Let’s call them “Involtini di melanzane!”

Have you ever tried the “involtini di melanzane”? Involtini in Italian means rolls and the origin of this recipe is actually unknown but it definitely falls […]
aprile 8, 2019

Sicilian filled artichokes cooked in tomato sauce

Do you know how to cook artichokes in tomato sauce with the typical Sicilian filling? In Sicily we cook artichokes in several ways. This recipe is one […]
agosto 3, 2018

Spaghetti with pesto trapanese, a proper summer delight

Have you ever heard of the typical “pesto alla trapanese”? It’s pesto Trapani style: fresh, light, tasty, … I would call it a recipe with character, […]
luglio 11, 2018

The finest mussel soup of all times…

Do you know how to cook a mussel soup? Follow this recipe and you will have the finest and most delicate soup you have ever eaten […]
aprile 19, 2018

“Sarde a beccafico”, the unique Sicilian sardine rolls

Do you know what “sarde a beccafico” are? And why they have got this strange name? This is a typical Sicilian dish made of fresh sardines […]
marzo 18, 2018

The Giarratana onion: perfect for stuffing and roasting

Have you ever heard of the famous onion of Giarratana? It is a particular quality of Sicilian onion that grows in this little village situated in […]
febbraio 15, 2018

What do Sicilians eat for breakfast?

Do you know what Sicilians usually eat for breakfast? When I decided to create a food blog I loved the idea of posting not only mere recipes, […]