Tag: Italian food

Gluten Free Orecchiette Pasta

Recipes April 4, 2016 0 Comments

n the gluten free pasta world “orecchiette” – one of my absolute favorites – is impossible to find. So one day I took some buckwheat flour and started making homemade gluten free orecchiette with my dad 🙂 That’s really how this recipe was born: combine my extreme fondness for “orecchiette” (a kind of ear shaped pasta from Puglia) and my…

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Paleo Easter Egg Cookies

Uncategorized March 24, 2016 0 Comments

As you can imagine, Easter treats are huge in Italy! And because I wanted to stick to this delicious Italian tradition, I created a recipe for Paleo Easter Egg Cookies together with a quick video that shows you how to make them. You should really be in Italy at this time of the year: Chocolate Easter eggs are ubiquitous, chocolate…

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Potato Free Paleo Gnocchi

Recipes March 19, 2016 2 Comments

Italians know it well, making gnocchi without the right potatoes can be a key for disaster. Imagine making gluten free paleo gnocchi that are potato free as well! …That’s one tough recipe to come up with! I remember my grandpa, when I was a little girl, carefully selecting potatoes from the carriage loaded of produce he would bring home from the fields.…

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Nomato Sauce Tomato Free Marinara Sauce

Recipes March 10, 2016 0 Comments

Nowadays many people are following the autoimmune paleo protocol (AIP). This restricted version of the paleo diet, in addition to prohibiting grains, legumes, and dairy, also excludes eggs, nuts, seeds (including seed-based spices) and nightshades (potatoes, peppers, eggplant, and tomatoes) in an effort to minimize – and in some cases to cure – leaky gut and many auto immune diseases.…

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