Tag Archive: antipasti

Crispy Roasted Shallots

In traditional Roman restaurants I’ve often come across ‘cipolline fritte’ (which are absolutely delicious), but was never sure exactly what they were or how to make them. As I was feeling inspired today,… Continue reading

Sundried Tomato, Olive, and Caper Crostini

I wanted to make my girlfriend a few different crostini as a starter a while ago, but since I always make mushroom crostini and bruschetta I felt like experimenting with something new. Came up… Continue reading

Olive Ascolane

To be completely honest, I can’t believe I actually managed to make these. Olive ascolane are a traditional Italian food from le Marche, but which are everywhere in Rome as well. One of… Continue reading

Croquettes with Mushroom Sauce

I’m not going to lie, I feel kind of like a fraud for posting this because it’s practically the same as a recipe I got from a cookbook my mom just gave me.… Continue reading

Garlic Bread

First of all, sorry that once again I haven’t been posting very often. I have made myself a schedule though so from now on I’ll post at least one new recipe per week.… Continue reading

Mushroom Crostini

If you’re ever struggling to come up with an interesting meal to impress someone, mushroom crostini are the perfect antipasto to choose. They’re incredibly easy to make and also taste delicious. They also… Continue reading

Supplí

It was like love at first taste: as soon as I tried that first supplí over ten years ago, I was in love. My dad used to joke that he would perform random… Continue reading

Mini Calzoni

These look a lot more complicated to prepare than they actually are, so don’t be discouraged. They’re an extremely tasty antipasto, but if you just double the quantities it can easily make an… Continue reading

Bruschetta

This is probably one of the easiest things in the world to make, and also one of the foods that gets most often made completely wrong. For some reason, while anyone can make… Continue reading

Bread Pizzas

Here is perhaps one of the best ‘lazy’ foods there is: the bread pizza. It tastes kind of like pizza, but while it is clearly a completely different thing, it still tastes great.… Continue reading