Posts Tagged "picnic"

souffle di spinaci (spinach souffle)

Posted by on Aug 13, 2011 in main meal recipes, snack recipes | 2 comments

souffle di spinaci (spinach souffle)

Pieces of delicious green fluffiness. This souffle is a bit like a quiche without the base and is perfect for the whole family. It can be cut into small cubes for younger children and babies who’ve already been introduced to eggs. Today for lunch we all ate it alongside cold meats and salad. It’s also great with a bbq or eaten cold at a picnic.  

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rolle di pollo ripieno (stuffed chicken spirals)

Posted by on Aug 6, 2011 in main meal recipes | 0 comments

rolle di pollo ripieno (stuffed chicken spirals)

Chicken, ham, omelette and herbs. Simple ingredients, presented in an original way. This recipe comes from a man I once interviewed in the mafia heartlands of Sicily who knows a thing or two about presentation. The state handed him charge of an isolated and unremarkable farmhouse whose gangster owner had been jailed. He then turned it into a holiday home, attracting tourists craving a frisson of excitement from eating their dinner in the kitchen of a mafia boss. 

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