Pasta

Broccoli Pasta with Chilli and Garlic

Broccoli Pasta with Chilli and Garlic

Broccoli Pasta with Chilli and Garlic is great when I want or when I need a super hit of green vegetables. This pasta is so quick and easy to prepare that it’s hard to believe it’s so healthy. To be honest I’d eat broccoli all day long if […]

Fettuccine with Fresh Wild Porcini Mushrooms

Fettuccine with Fresh Wild Porcini Mushrooms

This is probably one of the quickest and easiest recipes you can cook but the most important thing to remember about this recipe is good quality ingredients. Although there are not many ingredients the Porcini mushrooms and the cold pressed olive oil are the star ingredients. […]

Fresh Porcini Mushrooms

Fresh Porcini Mushrooms

Fresh Porcini Mushrooms are one of the things I love most about Autumn. Here in Italy,  at the end of September and October,  you begin to see all different types of mushrooms appearing on the various street markets that intertwine the cities and towns. One particular […]

Spaghetti Basil Pesto

Spaghetti Basil Pesto

  Spaghetti Pesto   Save Print Prep time 10 mins Cook time 7 mins Total time 17 mins   Author: Cibo4Food Recipe type: Pasta Cuisine: Italian Serves: 2 Ingredients 200g dried spaghetti 5 tbsp homemade pesto handful freshly grated parmesan cheese Instructions Cook the spaghetti […]

Basil Pesto (Pesto Genovese)

Basil Pesto (Pesto Genovese)

Pesto is great all year round and it is so versatile too not only for pasta but it can also be used in salads or as a dressing. I always grow a couple of plants in the summer and it’s impossible to use it all […]

The Perfect Tomato Sauce (Salsa Pomodoro)

The Perfect Tomato Sauce (Salsa Pomodoro)

Every year myself and my family would come to come to Italy for our summer holidays (I know how lucky was I?) We used to come home from the beach and my grandmother would have the sugo on for the dinner and every time I […]