Sant’Ilario’s Scarpette (little shoes)

Sant’Ilario’s Scarpette (little shoes)

St. Hilary from Poitiers (315 approx. – 367) is the Patron of Parma. He is celebrated tomorrow, January 13th, the day of his death. It is said that as the poor Saint passed by Parma a cobbler, seeing his broken and haggard shoes, was moved with compassion and...
Emilia is served: the tagliatelle cake

Emilia is served: the tagliatelle cake

Hi everybody, today I want to share with you the recipe of my favourite cake, a really traditional sweet from the area among Modena, Ferrara and Bologna, the   TORTA DI TAGLIATELLE   Ingredients for 6/8 servings: For the short pastry dough 200 gr 1 cup flour 00 80 gr...
Rice and Savoy Cabbage

Rice and Savoy Cabbage

Fall has finally arrived: the first cold days and the first fogs are coming, and tonight here in Parma fog is becoming quite thick! So I want to warm you up with a tasty and simple plate from the Parmesan tradition. It’s a winter soup made with simple, poor but tasty...