Pasta Amatriciana: Tomatoes and Pancetta’s not-so-secret love

Pancetta and tomatoes are another perfect combination that never gets old. Everyone loves it, and it’s so simple, yet so flavorful! Could you tell that I absolutely love pasta? I mean, I’m Italian, did you expect any less of me? This dish had its origin in Amatrice, a city in the north of Lazio, the…

Mushrooms and Pasta: a combination that takes your breath away!

Fall’s getting close, and it’s the perfect season to get out and get lost staring at the most colorful landscapes. Fall is the season of sweaters, warm colors, and Halloween, and it’s probably most people’s favorite time of the year. However, fall is not only great for those very common and loved traditions, but it’s…

Save Time and Money with this College-proof Fried Rice!

I don’t know how many of you are college students, but one thing is obvious to me: everyone loves saving time AND money! Especially if you’re young, you’re probably as broke as me, so it’s nice to make cheap recipes when possible! Instead of going for roman noodles everyday (sorry to call you out like…

How to make your own tomato sauce for the whole year!

You heard that right, for the whole year. Tomato sauce is probably the most used sauce in the entire world, and everyone enjoys it. Its uses are endless, and its flavor is unbeatable. Store-bought tomato sauces are quite inexpensive and yummy, but making your own is going to bring your dishes to another level. In…

Making authentic homemade pasta is NOT as hard as you think!

Homemade pasta sounds so pretentious, doesn’t it? However, I promise it’s way easier than you think! I think it’s so funny that some people believe that making pasta from scratch has to be so challenging. When I make homemade pasta for my friends and family, they always look at me as if I did a…

Carbonara: The Goddess of Pasta

Carbonara is one of the most loved Italian recipes. Eggs and cheese sauce, bacon, and pasta: the perfect combination for the entire family!