Excursion · Travel

A trip to Sicily – Pt 7: Catania & Etna

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! Last time, we were driving to Catania - you can read about the trip here. Catania was the highlight of my trip, because I have always enjoyed volcanoes and been fascinated by their devastating power. So, obviously, Mount Etna was my priority number one. The very… Continue reading A trip to Sicily – Pt 7: Catania & Etna

Cooking · Eating

Spanish vegetables – Chickpeas and Chards

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! Chikpeas are hands down my absolute favourite legume. As soon as I discovered this recipe, I needed to try it. Unfortunately, there was no spinach at the farmers' market, but an abundance of red chard. Thus, I made this incredibly easy recipe with chard. I believe… Continue reading Spanish vegetables – Chickpeas and Chards

Cooking · Eating

Pesto Rosso – Sun-dried Tomatoes & Almonds

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! As an Italian, I am particularly fond of pasta and I love my pasta with a nice sauce. Pesto has always fascinated me. By pounding and mashing ingredients in a mortar, you can get a great result and if you are lazy, there's always your faithful… Continue reading Pesto Rosso – Sun-dried Tomatoes & Almonds

Cooking · Eating

Focaccia di Patate – Italian Potato Focaccia

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! Today we are going to make my favourite type of focaccia! The recipe is really simple and the result is an addictive piece of heaven. Ready? Let's go! Ingredients: 300g flour 200g potatoes 1 pckg yeast 20g extra virgin olive oil Salt 145g water 1 tsp… Continue reading Focaccia di Patate – Italian Potato Focaccia

Travel

A trip to Sicily – Pt 6:On the road to Catania

Welcome back to my little corner of the internet! In the last blog post we got ready to leave Agrigento, you can find it here. Today, we'll be traveling to Catania. On our road to our destination, we'll travel through the heart of the island. On our road, we stop close to an old sulfur… Continue reading A trip to Sicily – Pt 6:On the road to Catania