Algarve Potato Salad

This is a really simple potato salad that can be found practically in all Algarve tables, especially during summer months. In restaurants it is usually served as a side dish for any kind of grilled fish, but at home some people still serve it by itself. In my family it is usually served as a side…

Continue Reading

Wild Asparagus Migas

  This last Saturday morning, I was wandering in the street and I passed in front of this small grocery store where I saw the most beautiful wild asparagus displayed. As soon as I decided to take those beautiful, and also rather expensive asparagus, it came to my mind that they would be the perfect match to…

Continue Reading

New Testaccio market

New testaccio market is a very unique market located close to via Galvani, and as the name suggests it is located in Testaccio area (the name of the area derives from the previous Monte Testaccio, which was an artificial mound in Rome composed almost entirely of testae, fragments of broken amphorae that remained from the Roman Empire time). This…

Continue Reading

Strawberry Mousse Cake

My mother’s birthday is on the 24th of August and this was the surprise cake recipe that I decided to bake for her. It was inspired in my best friends birthday cake. This one overcame the expectations, it is a really good and fresh birthday cake, the perfect choice for strawberry lovers. Ingredients: Cake zest…

Continue Reading