Tag: Tomato

Offal Ragu

Offal Ragu

The Fifth Quarter Offal – the dirty word. It wasn’t so long ago that “the fifth quarter” formed a large part of our parents and grandparents diet. Today we see ourselves as being above such frugal eating but there can be no denying that these…

Tomato and Sea Salt Focaccia

Tomato and Sea Salt Focaccia

Tomato and Sea Salt Focaccia It’s hot, unbearably so and we’re walking through the wild medieval style streets of Bari’s old town. It’s a tough place to get your bearings. Even at just one square km, its narrow winding streets mean that google maps has…

Vegetarian Lasagna

Vegetarian Lasagna

 Vegetarian Lasagna It’s happening. I can feel it. The veggies are starting to take over my life. I don’t think I’ll ever fully convert to vegetarianism but I’m certainly enjoying more veggie meals than ever before. I had always imagined meals without meat to be…

Spaghetti alla Puttanesca

Spaghetti alla Puttanesca

Spaghetti alla Puttanesca ‘Spaghetti of the Whore’ may not be the most appetising name for a dish but don’t let that put you off. Spaghetti alla Puttanesca is a tangy, salty, fragrant dish that packs a big flavour punch and is the perfect way to quench the…