SUMMER

Cookies filled with a lemon & ginger custard {vegan}

Cookies filled with a lemon & ginger custard {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! I feel like I’ve been saying this a lot recently but – I’d been wanting to make cookies like these for the longest time! See, that’s how my brain works. I’m super lazy but I also want […]

Ube (purple sweet potato) ice cream {vegan + gluten free}

Ube (purple sweet potato) ice cream {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Did you ever learn that, indeed, Less Is More – through a recipe?! I’ve had the idea of making ice cream (without an ice cream maker) with sweet potato for a while, and, after researching online, I […]

Food editorial on D la Repubblica (May 9th, 2020)

Food editorial on D la Repubblica (May 9th, 2020)

I cooked, styled and shot a food editorial for Italian newspaper La Repubblica‘s Saturday women’s magazine D la Repubblica out on May 9th, 2020 (#1188).

Handmade tortellini w/ a mushroom filling {vegan}

Handmade tortellini w/ a mushroom filling {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday everyone! Something I really enjoy doing but don’t do enough is homemade pasta. It’s a long process but oh so satisfying and also you can make a lot, freeze it and not need to make it for […]

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, […]