amatriciana

Amatriciana: the flavor of Rome

Amatriciana is one of those recipes that has got an eternal aura that defies the time. Despite it had undergone substantial changes, such as the addition of tomatoes, it remains a dish handed down from generation to generation. It is a very rich condiment based on four basic ingredients: the guanciale (pork cheek), the tomato, [...]

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Cacio e pepe: what else?

Cacio e pepe, cheese and pepper is an institution of Rome. It represents the popular soul of city that despite being majestic is also rich of hidden treasures. Very popular throughout Italy, this dish is one of the most famous first courses, along with carbonara, gricia and amatriciana. It's very simple: about the preparation you need [...]

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Ragù alla bolognese: a must of traditional Italian cuisine

Ragù alla bolognese is one of the sauce most characteristic of Italian cuisine is what has consecrated the Beautiful Country, as a maximum, the holder of the good kitchen. This sauce is prepared with minced meat. Many people use different types of meat: in the original version there is beef and pork. For the origin [...]

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carbonara

Carbonara: history and recipe of a famous Roman dish

Everyone loves Carbonara. Always considered one of the traditional dishes of Roman cuisine, its origins, however, are Neapolitan. Its birth is recently, about 1944 when an American soldier came in Italy. In fact, the American troops liked very much our stalls where you can found original “street food” like pizza, supplì and specially spaghetti. They [...]

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