food articles

A selection of articles regarding ingredients and preparations, seen from an On why and how people prepare food, on where and when they eat. Far from comprehensive these articles try to complementary to the vast existing material.

Jan Theo
What is a frittata? A frittata is an Italian egg dish. Often an emergency dish. It crowns the moment between …
Jan Theo
Ingredients You will need a can of peas, salt peper and milk or cream. The can must be large enough …
Jan Theo
Macco is the new hummus Hummus, the ubiquitous chickpea cream, has many qualities. Versatile, healthy, trendy and yet tasty. Macco …
Jan Theo
What’s in a name: frittella First things first: frittalla is the Italianized name. In Sicily the dish is known as …
Jan Theo
1. Italy vs the rest of the world Pasta is Italy’s staple food and Italians arrogate the knowledge of preparing …
Jan Theo
History of a a thistle The beauty of the artichoke lays in the origin. On how human curiosity pushed someone …
Jan Theo
Simple tomato salad Since tomato itself is very acidic, do not add any more. A drizzle of oil and some …
Jan Theo
The witches’ sandwich ‘Fair is foul and foul is fair‘ could as well be the prophecy on the evolution of …
Jan Theo
Sicilian delicacy: tenerumi One of the reasons ‘tenerumi’ are little known and even less prepared in the rest of Italy …
Sampolo 246 - Cultori del Gusto
cutting board with cold meat, a chili pepper and a knife: very Sicilian indeed
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