Farinata

                Farinata is a type of thin pancake made from chickpeas flour. It originated in Genova and then became a popular food all over the Ligurian sea coast. Farinata has different names…..if you are in Genova it is called faina, in Nice is socca, in Tuscany cecina and …

Veggies and Calamari fried

School is back, summer is almost over, and the memory of this Veggies and Calamari fried still fills my mind.    I always associate “Fritto Misto” with summer, good times, old friends and a great glass of dry white wine admiring a spectacular sunset at the beach. My kids love a good fritto misto once in a …

Deep fried Okra

Okra is one of this vegetables that took me time to appreciate and like. The first time I went to India I didn’t really like it because of is sliminess, but magic happen when my mother in law started frying some spices and then sliced okra went inside and caramelized so well that I fell …