The friends walk in groups of two or more abreast, arms locked, in an impossibly slow pace. The couples emerge on Sundays, mooching around, holding hands, erratically zig-zagging in the pavement, or abruptly stopping.
😃 This is a guest post by none other than Devvers! 😃
The other Sunday we finally had time to do some slow cooking, and after looking through “Essentials of Classic Italian Cooking” by Marcella Hazan, we decided to make ragù and polenta.
For those of you which are not familiar with this book, it is an encyclopaedia of Italian cooking; there is a section talking about ingredients and techniques and every recipe is detailed and precise. It truly is kitchen essential, and definitely worth investing in.
The ragù took about four and a half hours to make, so it can’t be rushed. We served the ragù on top of the polenta and grated plenty of parmesan cheese on top – delicious!
So, to the recipes: Continue reading “Ragù e polenta”
Based in one of Ottolenghi’s book recipes, and part of my own Salad week. Continue reading “Fennel, feta and pomegranate salad”
I bought half a kilo of tiger nuts a couple weeks ago, to make my own horchata. This is my first attempt, following the recipe from El Invitado de Invierno, one of my favourite blogs 😃 Continue reading “How to make horchata (Valencian style, with tiger nuts)”