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Summer Minestrone

We lived in Milan, Italy, for eight years when my children were young. One of my favorite summer dishes was served at a local restaurant in the city. They...

Watermelon Tomato Salad

Our garden tomatoes haven’t started ripening yet, but the plants are full of fruit, so it won’t be long. There is nothing better than picking ripe, sun-warmed tomatoes right...

Summer Spaghetti

This is probably my favorite summer pasta and it is one that I’ve been making for over forty years. You prepare the raw sauce ahead of time and then...