Tag: Pasta dishes

Tuscan pici pasta: a traditional fresh pasta

Tuscan pici pasta: a traditional fresh pasta

Some time ago, I heard about Tuscan pici pasta, a traditional Italian dish, but I never prepared them, till now. What are Tuscan Pici? Tuscan pici are a typical dish of the south of the Tuscany. They seem like spaghetti but they are handmade, so 

Rigatoni pasta with gricia sauce: a recipe to try absolutely

Rigatoni pasta with gricia sauce: a recipe to try absolutely

Traditional dish from Lazio, rigatoni pasta with gricia┬ásauce, is not so well known, unfortunately, but it is so good that we need to introduce the world to the taste of this authentic Italian dish. Why it is so unknown? Because usually we prefer its heir, 

Durum wheat semolina homemade tagliatelle

Durum wheat semolina homemade tagliatelle

When I was a child, there was no Sunday lunch without fresh homemade tagliatelle. Back from church, after putting the chicken into the oven (another Sunday’s must have), my granny always made homemade pasta, while us, me and my three little brothers, we were around