savoiardi biscuits: When were these Invented Biscuits?

By |2019-08-10T00:58:23+00:0010 August 2019|Anecdotes and curiosities, Middle Ages, Company Costumes Daily Life|

Biscuits Savoiardi Would you have said the Savoyards, the famous biscuits also used for the preparation of many homemade desserts, date back to the Middle Ages? To be precise the end [...]

Cauliflower-Use di Romagna: Treat Recipe from '”Artusi”

By |2019-03-06T04:41:35+00:006 March 2019|Daily life Costume Company, Contemporary history|

Il testo di Pellegrino Artusi Il cavolfiore all'uso di Romagna è una delle tante ricette tratte dal testo La scienza in cucina e l'arte di mangiar bene di [...]

Truffle in History: Recipe of the Crepes with Black Truffle

By |2019-02-18T23:44:25+00:0018 February 2019|Daily life Costume Company, Modern history|

Crepes The truffle has always had a prestigious role at the table (see http://www.pilloledistoria.it/3168/storia-moderna/storia-cucina-alle-origini-tartufo). In this post I present the ancient recipe to prepare the tasty pancakes with black truffles, [...]

Wafer rolls Toscani: Recipe of Lorenzo the Magnificent Kitchen

By |2018-11-16T23:42:20+00:0016 November 2018|Anecdotes and curiosities, Events Characters Politics, Daily life Costume Company, Modern history|

A humorous take of Lorenzo the Magnificent The following is not a recipe any, since to suggest it is Lorenzo the Magnificent. Evidently, the great lord of [...]