Category Archives: tomato

Is all in a pie

… it really is… or at least pies are rather important part of British cooking. There’s something comforting in their nice and steamy presence. And I’m not talking about sweet pies like apple pie or cherry pie, but savoury ones … Continue reading

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Can You Slim Down Lasagna?

…. the anwser is yes you can do it! Seriously… and I’m so not kidding you. Lasagna was always to me about white sauce, plenty of white sauce, tomato sauce and decadent amount of cheese. As mentioned before Mom is … Continue reading

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Pasta & Basta

Some time ago we went to Munich, the trip was brilliant idea and definately I would so love to go there again. As always I was traveling on shoestring (why? because is way more fun this way) and most of … Continue reading

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If Tomato is a fruit….

….. then I made brilliant fruit soup 😉 As you already know I’ve been busy and as always grabbing things in the last moment. One could think that working from home gives me time, but it’s so wrong 😉 I … Continue reading

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Fresh Tomatos and Fresh Start

Oh wow, sorry folks for this long hiatus, but there’s loads and loads going on in Casa di Quiantrelle. There was Easter, and May Bank Holiday and unexpected last minute trip to Colchester again and new attack of bronhitis and … Continue reading

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Lost In Translation….

… that’s how I’m feeling lately… my school started a round of mid-terms exams, so instead of cooking and baking I’m revising and then revising some more and then even more. After my last post Anna asked me to tell … Continue reading

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Everyone’s Doing That, So Why Shouldn’t I?

So here we are… I planned a different entry but… chemistry of baking plus a lousy atmospheric pressure were against me… Ok, enough excuses 😉 I hate failures and decided not to go down without at least a descent fight. … Continue reading

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