Grape Harvest Jam

We planted a row of both purple and white grapes across the entire back of our property here in Umbria over the winter and since this was their first...

Zucchini Fritters

We are nearing the end of summer and it seems those zucchini in the garden just keep on coming. I decided to do something a little different with my...

Nutella Crostata

I will admit that I personally am not in love with Nutella like so many other folks are. I really do find it a tad too sweet on it’s...

Tiella

A Tiella is a layered vegetable dish often containing tomatoes, potatoes, and zucchini that is popular in southern Italy and baked in an earthenware dish. Having visited many different...

Rose Hip Jam

I have recently discovered that the rose hip, the orange berry-like fruit that remains on the rose plant once the flower has died, can actually be used for many...