Puglia is a food lover’s paradise, so how about cooking in Puglia? While you are on holiday in Puglia you will undoubtedly experience the wonderful Pugliese cuisine, whether it’s in a pizzeria, a trattoria or a ristorante. Imagine learning to cook the traditional Pugliese recipes while you are on holiday in Puglia. Puglia cooking is…
Cuddura del Salento – a traditional Easter cake served at the end of the main Easter meal, also given as a gift between lovers, in the shape of a heart, a rooster, a doll ….
Whether you live in Puglia or are on vacation, you will soon discover that Puglia’s reputation for excellent food is well deserved. Eating vegetarian in Puglia, even if you are not vegetarian, is a delight. Local farmers’ markets in every town, small or large, all boast their own market day, or days, where you will…
Mino, the Puglia Chef, cooks for our holiday villa guests on a regular basis and he also prepares his famous “Mino’s Meatballs” that are included in our Welcome Basket. Now you can get the recipe.
In Puglia olives abound, not surprisingly local Puglia olive oil is everywhere, Olive oil is not a luxury. It is in every kitchen in Puglia and appears on the table at just about every meal. We are surrounded by olive groves
The Puglia Chef is sharing his recipe for Tiramisu. There are many recipes for Tiramisu both in Italy and around the world. For me, this one is the absolute best.
Fagolini are green beans, small and tender, akin to french beans. If I am honest am not a fan of beans, not much of a fan of green vegetables at all. I have to make myself eat green veg from time to time.
Two for the price of one! Marmalades made with Puglia lemons and pink grapefruit from our garden. I have tried a number of different recipes but these both work consistently well. Two for the price of one!
A wine tour while you are on holiday in Puglia is recommended. It is a great opportunity to taste, learn and to buy. Take a tour early in your holiday and buy wine for your Puglia vacation.
Puglia lemons are in a class of their own. Nothing like supermarket lemons back in the UK. As I write I can smell the perfume and visualise the colour of wonderful fresh Puglia lemons. Imagine yourself on a sunny morning in Puglia. Guests can stroll out into the garden and pick lemons that are almost…