SUMMER

Dorayaki (w/ homemade anko) {vegan}

Dorayaki (w/ homemade anko) {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! I’ve never watched Doraemon (or any other anime for that matter), so I discovered dorayaki later on in life, not sure when or how. And I just knew I had to try them because I’d love them […]

Raw creamy salted caramel chocolates {vegan + gluten free}

Raw creamy salted caramel chocolates {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! I love chocolate so much that sometimes I make it at home. It’s not cheaper, maybe a tiny bit healthier, but mostly I just love being able to choose any flavor I want, knowing what ingredients have […]

Food editorial on D la Repubblica (Mar 14th, 2020)

Food editorial on D la Repubblica (Mar 14th, 2020)

I cooked, styled and shot a food editorial for Italian newspaper La Repubblica‘s Saturday women’s magazine D la Repubblica out on Mar 14th, 2020 (#1181).

Black tahini cookies {vegan}

Black tahini cookies {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! I’d been wanting to try, actually make, black tahini for years, I don’t know what took me so long but hey I’ve finally made it! The taste is quite similar to the lighter one, maybe a bit […]

Potato pancakes with a tofu-mushroom filling {vegan}

Potato pancakes with a tofu-mushroom filling {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Don’t you just love potatoes? I think I may love them in any way…except maybe McDonalds-style fries. But fried (sweet) potato wedges with flaky sea salt? Mmmm. So, one day I was thinking “what if I make […]

Green crêpes w/ avocado, pickled onions and tzatziki {vegan + gluten free}

Green crêpes w/ avocado, pickled onions and tzatziki {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! For some reason I’ve never been one for meal prep and rather prefer cooking every meal from scratch (apparently that’s what my mother taught me). Lately I’ve discovered how helpful it can be (seriously, right?! I know, […]

Matcha cookies w/ chocolate chunks {vegan}

Matcha cookies w/ chocolate chunks {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! If, by now, you are thinking: “hmm, she must be obsessed with matcha+chocolate…” then why, yes, you are absolutely correct. And I will use this combo in many more recipes to come! (hope you are happy about […]

Matcha & cacao pudding {vegan + gluten free}

Matcha & cacao pudding {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Today I am particularly excited to share a new recipe with you because it’s something I’d wanted to make in a very long time and only recently came around to. It took me a couple of experiments […]

Cauliflower & eggplant curry {vegan + gluten free}

Cauliflower & eggplant curry {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Do you ever have one of those “too lazy to go grocery shopping, let’s dump out the fridge instead” moments?? Well, I have them quite often, including the day I made this delicious curry. I really needed […]

Rye fig tart {vegan}

Rye fig tart {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Lately I haven’t had much time to dedicate to this blog. I hope I can make up for it asap! I really wanted to do something with fresh figs, since it’s their prime season here in Italy, […]