Tag Archive for Vegetarian

Bruschette Toppings using Virgin Olive Oil

4 Bruschette Toppings Using Virgin Olive Oil

If you want your barbecue to be complete, here are 4 bruschette toppings using virgin olive oil. (This post is in collaboration with Jamie’s Italian and his Buyer’s Guide To Olive Oil) Every Italian Barbecue starts with a bruschetta: rustic bread cut in slices and toasted over the charcoal. It is like the toast for an English breakfast, For Italians,… Read more →

How to Clean an Artichoke

How to Clean an Artichoke – Video Tutorial

Video tutorial on how to clean an Artichoke You can also find video tutorial for Sushi and stuffing a pork filet 1 Warm Artichoke, Parmesan, Garlic Spread by Laura on 5th March 2016 in Recipes, Starters • 2 Comments This artichoke recipe is perfect for dinner parties as it can be prepared in advance and just put in the oven 30 minutes before serving. Jump to… Read more →

4 italian rice resipes

4 Italian Rice Recipes for Entertaining (w/vegetarian and gluten free options)

Here are 4 different ways to cook Italian rice, more practical than risotto if you have guests. They can be prepared ahead of time or do not require your full attention just before serving. I love to serve Risotto, as it is such a complete and refined delicacy. However, it requires complete attention and dedication for the entire cooking time.… Read more →

Ratatouille Recipe

Ratatouille is a French classic originating from Nice. Jump to Recipe It is a stew containing summer vegetables that can be served with any meat or fish. It is very easy to make and can be flavored with either Provencal herbs or basil. Traditionally all the vegetables should be cooked separately, this is a more practical version. Save Save Save… Read more →

Farm to table lavancia Farm

Lavancia Organic Farm To Table

What is “Farm to table” concept? “Farm to table” is when we, consumers, can buy directly from the Organic Farmers Here in France there are two ways to do that: 1. Organic Farmers Market. 2. AMAP: Organic food delivered directly to the consumer each week. Save Save Save Save Save 1. Organic Farmers Market Together with other local Organic Farmers,… Read more →


7 Vegetarian Side-dishes for a Stress-free Party

A vegetarian feast: Starting with fresh vegetables, recipes are prepared in less than 3 hours over two days! Although I love to cook, I do not enjoy cooking every day meals. I do however enjoy the planning, organizing and preparing of a enjoyable dinner party. That is, before my guests arrive. Once the party starts, I don’t want to be… Read more →