Calabrian Chile Butter

If you have followed my blog the past few months, you’ll know that I have become obsessed with Calabrian chili products. You can buy them in jars whole, or...

Grilled Peppers

Summer has finally arrived after a cold rainy spring, and when the heat index rises, I try to avoid using my oven too often. We have a grill on...

Grilled Caponata

Caponata is a Sicilian eggplant dish that consists of chopped fried eggplant and other vegetables seasoned with vinegar and capers. Everyone has their own interpretation of this dish, and...

Summer Grilling

Summer is finally here, and the temperatures are soaring. Our new ceramic dining table for our outdoor space arrived from Deruta, so we are thoroughly enjoying eating “al fresco”....

Rhubarb Oat Bars

When I was growing up, I often spent a few weeks every summer at my Nanna’s house. My grandmother had a gorgeous backyard garden full of perennial flowers, but...