Category: Recipes

Fried Zucchini Flowers

Fried Zucchini Flower’s I remember these from childhood, definitely.  My mom used to love frying up the zucchini flowers that she received from our Italian neighbor, Della.  Della had a lovely little garden-as a kid, I loved walking by it, and inspecting it, seeing what she had growing.  You could always find a cardone plant …

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Farm Feast 2018

This summer, I took a little visit back to our family farm in California.  It was the height of the growing season and the produce was bursting with flavor and variety.  It struck me this visit, exactly what we in “land locked Switzerland” truly miss out on during the bountiful summer growing season.  Sure, we …

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A New Take on Something Old

My original biscotti recipe, a recipe passed down in my family now 4 generations,  is a recipe which didn’t require tweaking, however, I was feeling a bit creative today.  I decided to make a modern version of the Biscotti simply by adding Chia seeds.  In my mind, I was making the ‘Power Biscotti”.   The Chia …

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