Tag Archives: Oliver Pepper’s Pickle

Porcehetta – I Told You So

I promise you this is one of the best things you will ever eat. Period. If I had my way I would eat Porchetta every day for the rest of my life. However, since it’s a pork loin rolled in … Continue reading

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Chicken ala Phase

  I hope you enjoy my garlic, hot pepper, and  olives phase. Kind of like Picasso’s blue period between 1901 and 1904.  -I want it noted that I’m having my cooking with olives, garlic and hot pepper period in 2016 … Continue reading

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Cherry Bombs

Although every year I wait for Cherry season to come, this year was especially anticipatory because while in Italy this past year I was taught a simple way to preserve them for winter use. –Okay, so I have the soul … Continue reading

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Just One Of Those Spaghetti Tivoli Sunday’s

Today my new friend Shane and I went to The Villa d’Este in Tivoli near Rome. From the train station we walked the charming narrow streets of Tivoli toward the villa and were instantly greeted with a lovely, flowery scent … Continue reading

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My Place In Roma

Tomorrow will be one week I have been in Rome. The color of the building I live is an apricot-yellow with deep green shutters. One of the things I love most about my new place is the caged elevator in … Continue reading

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Loco-Motion Chicken, swing your hips

Sometimes using only a few ingredients can make the most scrumptious dish. Simple and easy to prepare, you really can’t go wrong with this chicken dish I am about to tell about, unless of course you’re the rebellious type and … Continue reading

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The Food Bandit or Miss K—–‘s Pate

I might as well be out with it and tell you the truth.  I am a food bandit. When I come to your home you best put locks or bolts on your refrigerator, cabinets and food pantries because when you’re … Continue reading

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