Month: February 2012

fish, Italian, pasta, vegetarian

Antonio’s Pasta

This recipe dates back nearly 30 years. A (preciously garded) scribble received from a friend who today is Milano’s integrated communication guru. And since he’s Italian he MUST be good at communication just like the Italians are unbeatable at food and cooking. Well, he has made a business out of […]

celebration, chocolate, dessert, French

Coeur au Chocolat

For Valentine’s Day I will treat you with a very special recipe from Le Cordon Bleu. The Chocolate Heart is taken from their cook book: The Chocolate Bible. The Chocolate Bible contains 170 recipes clearly described in several sections of the book with step-by-step photos. The recipes are dedicated to chocolate desserts […]

cheese, main dish, Swiss

Traditional Swiss Cheese Fondue

This recipe comes straight from the heart. When winter rolls along and the cold, dark days seem endless, there is no better cheering up than a joly good fondue. FIGUGAGL (Fondue isch guet und git a gueti Luune) General note: You need a special pot called a “caquelon” to prepare […]