Minty pea soup

Even if in Italy we prepare a lot of soups, and most of them are plant-based, pea soup is not so common. Apart from the traditional minestrone and various minestre, we also have what we call vellutate, creamy soups. They can basically be made with any vegetable or vegetable combination. So I think I started…

Strong Spinach Pie

Savoury pies are very popular in Italy as a starter for special occasions. They are perfect to serve in small bite portions during dinner parties, birthdays, Sunday lunches, and even during holiday meals. This easy pie benefits of the amazing flavor of caramelized onions, so it won’t be necessary to stuff it with a lot…

Italian style tomato soup

To continue the ‘soup season’ section, here you’ll find one of my favorite tomato soup recipes, with an Italian twist to it. Tomato soup is already so easy to make in general, that I think it’s always worth it to make it yourself, rather than using a store-bought soup. You can add so much more…

Spicy carrot soup

I love the comfort of a soup for dinner when the weather gets a little bit colder. Somehow it makes me happy to think it’s ‘soup season’, and about how many variations are possible. This soup, with its exotic taste, is the perfect companion for the colder days to come. It’s really easy and quick…