2 posts tagged olives

Meze layer cake

Did you miss me? Well, I'm back! I should have told you guys that I was slip sliding away into vacation-ville, but it kind of snuck up on me too! I made this incredible creation a few weeks ago and I meant to share it with you then, but I lost track of time and well, one thing lead to another, and ...you know how it is. The idea for this all started when I uploaded my "massive meze mess" photo to Instagram just over a month ago. My IG followers and the IG community in general went ... Continue Reading

Zucchini pasta alla Puttanesca

Ok, now this is probably going to come as a surprise to some people, but did you know that puttanesca literally means prostitute in Italian!? Thus, "alla puttanesca" means "whore's pasta" - shocking, I know! The dish, however, is actually just a bunch of leftovers from the Italian kitchen - like Bubble and Squeak in England, Pytt i panna in Sweden or good ole Hash in the United States. According to one story, some diners entered a restaurant on the Island of Ischia just as it was about ... Continue Reading