Baked linguine with clams and prawns

We are so used to eating linguine with seafood, that most likely we have never thought of baking them! They actually taste divine! Have a go at it... INGREDIENTS • 320 g of linguine  • 12 shelled...
cassata siciliana

Sicilian Cassata, the recipe for making it at home!

A historic dessert. The small Sicilian cassata dates back to the Arab domination, and despite some variations it has had over the centuries, remains one of the favourite desserts of many, especially during Easter lunches. Here is...

Chicken & Bacon Roll-Ups

My children like these so much. They are something fresh for these sunny days. A taste of freedom, even though of freedom we have little at the moment. Whenever I have leftover chicken or turkey...
vegan struffoli

The vegan struffoli

The struffoli are a typical Italian dessert of the holidays: someone prepares them for Christmas, some for Easter and some of them show off on the Carnival table. In fact, with their colored sugar...

Saffron chicken and grilled vegetables

The Chicken is a versatile ingredient in the kitchen, it can be cooked in many ways and cooked along with vegetables, spices and herbs aromatic of all types. In particular, the chicken breast is the most valuable part, so much to be defined...

Sesame rings (Qagħaq tal-Ġunġlien)

If you're Maltese, there must have surely been a time when you tasted one of these delicious biscuits! My grandma used to always have a stash at her house to accompany her cup of...

Pumpkin cheesecake bars

That just so happen to be no-bake. (“Thanks much!” your oven says.) These bars are pumpkin-y as can be (they use a whole can), thanks to a secret ingredient that creates a custardy, set...

Greek black bean pasta salad

This protein packed pasta is combined with cucumbers, tomatoes, peppers, red onion and some tangy, creamy feta cheese.  Then I top it with a simple, bright vinaigrette seasoned with lemon, oregano and garlic. This salad...

Butter pecan cookies

Yes, you can and should serve bite-sized cookies on Christmas Day! Especially these buttery, crumbly, extra-tender ones—think pecan pie meets shortbread. INGREDIENTS 1 cup plus 2 tablespoons (2 1/4 sticks, 256 grams) unsalted butter ...

Chicken sausage jambalaya

This is a quick and healthy recipe for all the family to enjoy. Serve this jambalaya over wholemeal rice, cauliflower rice, sweet potato or spaghetti squash to make sure it keeps the calories low! INGREDIENTS...