Pollo alla Cacciatora

Pollo alla Cacciatora (Hunter’s Chicken) This is one of my favourite Italian dishes. Its warm enough for the winter but still light enough to be enjoyed on a beautiful summers evening. This recipe is based on the “Pollo alla Cacciatora 3” in the “La Cucina: The Regional Homecooking of Italy” book. This book is the bible of Italian regional cuisine and contains over two thousand … Continue reading Pollo alla Cacciatora

The Italian Job Pt.1, Bologna

The Italian Job – Bologna In August of this year, 2013, Ali and myself dropped our two cats off at the cattery and hopped on a plane to the beautiful Italian City of Bologna for our ten day holiday also taking in Florence and Pisa. The first thing that strikes you about this City are the outstanding Porticos that line almost every street and act … Continue reading The Italian Job Pt.1, Bologna