Interview, Instagram and a temporary goodbye

Interview, Instagram and a temporary goodbye

Tomorrow we are off to the south of Sicily for a week and I will be mostly offline although I know I won’t be able to resist to Instagram some impressions in addition to the photos I hope to take…

My favourite lunch at the moment – Crunchy Celery and Mackerel Salad

My favourite lunch at the moment – Crunchy Celery and Mackerel Salad

It can’t get any easier than this, no cooking and only the ingredients you see in the photo-you can’t ask for a better lunch in my opinion. Personally I can’t get enough of it right now, I eat it lunch…

Purely food photography – more Instagram moments

Purely food photography – more Instagram moments

Yes I am lazy, I should be doing things for Lucullian but instead I do other things. My problem is that once the blogging routine gets disturbed, I have big problems with getting back into that steady flow of posts,…

All in one – Frittata With Zucchini, Fried Bread and Herbs

All in one – Frittata With Zucchini, Fried Bread and Herbs

I have now been sitting here for ages, trying to come up with something interesting to write before I post the recipe but to no avail. In my desperation I started a thwarted ramble about whether or not life is…

This was Ferragosto

This was Ferragosto

This was Ferragosto  

Panzanella time – Tuscan Bread Salad

Panzanella time – Tuscan Bread Salad

And the heat doesn’t subside. It is tough but let me tell you some of the positive aspects: it’s not like January (nothing can beat that), the laundry dries while the next machine washes, nice warm evenings, no needs to…

Too hot to cook – Summer Fruit Dessert With Savoiardi and Custard

Too hot to cook – Summer Fruit Dessert With Savoiardi and Custard

It is is sooo hot here now and the humidity certainly doesn’t make life any easier. When I can’t stand it any longer I try to think about how January chills me to the bones and then I start appreciating…