Supper Club: Napoli Soul Food

Come along to my very first supper club on 20 July 2017 and support a good cause! I will prepare some of my favourite, classic Neapolitan dishes for this four-course vegan supper – starter, main, side salad and dessert. Think fragrant orange blossoms and sunshine and you will know my inspiration. All home made. If you…

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Napoli Soul Food: Simply Delicious Everyday Tomato Sauce

Despite that tomatoes were only introduced to Italy in the mid-16th century, tomato sauce, or la salsa di pomodoro, is another staple of cucina povera, which literally translates to poor kitchen – peasant food. The first recipe for tomato-sauce-topped pasta and pizza appeared in 1779 in Antonio Nebbia’s cookbook Il Cuoco Maceratese. Today, the humble tomato sauce is ubiquitous, not…

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