Eating Rome {A Cookbook Review + Recipe)

I have been following Elizabeth Minchilli's blog for quite awhile now. It's always the perfect site to visit when I want a virtual moment in Rome.


Hazelnut Chocolate Heaven - or - A Torta Grows Up

This is a recipe that I have been tinkering with for a while now, and I am pretty happy with how it has come out. Happy enough to share it!



Before moving to Tucson, we didn't know much about tequila. All we knew were the here-say of "shots" and bad margaritas. That was in New England, home to bogus Mexican restaurants, where frijoles in any form meant nothing but New England Baked Beans!


The Shell Game

I love baked oyster dishes. Kilpatrick. New Orleans-style. Florentine. Gratinées. Rockefeller.