Red Wine Poached Pears

This is one of those easy recipes that are great for entertaining because the pears turn a gorgeous jewel color when poached, creating a great presentation. You can also...

Pasta alla Gricia

I first enjoyed a bowl of this simple pasta in Rome and after my first bite I fell in love with this simple yet tasty dish. This pasta includes...

Pasta Mediterraneo

We have frequented a small bar just down the hill from our farmhouse that serves a great hot lunch, or “tavola calda” a few times since we came to...

Cicerchie con Tartufo

    This is a simple yet delicious dish we often find on the antipasti table at one of our favorite local restaurants here in Umbria. The beans are...