I wrote here in September and in the Press about Parparellu when they celebrated a year of their opening. Parparellu has become an iconic landmark for those visiting London. Centrally situated in fashionable London’s Fulham Road, it is what the Bunch of Grapes in Knightsbridge used to be in the 80s, a sanctuary, a whiff of familiarity, an escape from the London buzz… it … Read More Over to London for a taste of the Mediterranean at Parparellu’s… Penne with local sausage and arugula
Back to work for most of us. if you enjoy your work, its a pleasure to return but if you lack the passion for it you may have the Monday blues this morning…. in a couple of days you may hopefully find the motivation again. I have a very simple dish today, a healthy wholesome and very simple pasta dish with a drizzle of … Read More Quick Weekday Meal … Simple Tortiglioni Bolognaise with lots of fresh basil …
What’s for supper tonight? An easy to prepare meal… under 10 minutes preparation time and its delicious. I use Penne Tri Color from Barilla and make a quick sauce using Gorgonzola Dolce which is milder than the regular Gorgonzola as it has a short aging period. The combination of walnuts, wine and a touch of single cream is heavenly. No slaving in the kitchen … Read More A quick pasta supper tonight… Penne Tricolor with Gorgonzola Dolce and Walnuts
A friend of mine recently visited New York and updated me with all her recent food adventures. I always love to hear about new dishes and ingredients and the combination of a success story. She tells me all about her lunch at The Spotted Pig in New York which has become one of the trendiest eateries with gnudi of all kinds on their menu. … Read More Ricotta Gnudi New York style !
Everyone is busy today, start of a new week before shut down on the island when a good number of businesses actually completely shut down for a week or two in the height of the summer. I don’t quite understand it yet. It is a tradition I suppose which does not quite make sense for international trade where it is business as usual for … Read More Quick weekday meal: Rigatoni with Fileja Herb Mix
A Saturday casual gathering … when everyone still has lots to do….. Nothing nicer than a good plate of pasta in the sun to start off the weekend….. This is a good quick recipe and will take no time at all to prepare and will give us enough energy without making us feel lethargic as it is light and wholesome… Healthy Pasta Bolognaise! You … Read More A light Pasta Lunch… Healthy Macaroni Bolognaise