The sfogliatine with ricotta and cherry tomatoes are a tasty finger food appetizer to prepare for parties or aperitifs, prepared with puff pastry, a ricotta cream and finally some sweet tomatoes. A non-demanding dinner with friends, with lots of different pizzette, and some tasty sfogliatine to enjoy with a good glass of wine or beer. They are prepared in noRead more
Today I strongly advise you to try My Variations of Sicilian Calzone, made with puff pastry. For a very quick, delicious dinner, especially if you’re too tired to cook because of the holidays. Or maybe you have some last minute guests. If puff pastry is in your freezer you are in the clear, just flatten it,Read more
This is the typical Sicilian Street Food. The panino with panelle is a snack that you can find only in Palermo. I remember, afternoons in Palermo, eating panini with panelle during college. The panelle date back to Arab rule in Sicily, although some say they date back to the Era of the Roman Empire and which were cookedRead more
Disagreement: arancina or arancino (singular) arancine or arancini (plural)? 🙄 In Italian, nouns end in a vowel and all nouns have a gender, even those that refer to a qualities, ideas, and things. Usually, Italian singular masculine nouns end in -o, while feminine nouns end in –a. In Western Sicily people say “arancina” but in EasternRead more
The Schiacciata-Flatbread with Black Olives, Rosemary and Cheese is a Sicilian Street Food delicacy, a simple, ancient, and cheap but great taste.
The sfogliatelle with meat is part of Sicily’s Tavola Calda. They are delightful puff pastry dumplings filled with ragu meat. They are also part of Sicilian street food, too. Do not miss this delight, if you are going to Sicily, ask for Sfogliatelle with meat. The type of food served at a Tavola calda include all the rotisserie,Read more
Yesterday, I did not stop for even a moment, even if it was a beautiful, April day where the sun was shining its brightest. My kids have spring break so, I took a vacation days so I can spend some time with them. Since my work takes a lot out of my personal and professionalRead more