Entries by Elena and Alfredo


Basil is a tropic spice aromatic plant, which is said to originate in South Asia. It was brought to Europe in the 16th century. Its fragrant smell attracted attention of Europeans and gained their affection. Basil was reputed a spice worthy of kings’ attention. This plant has either green or violet leaves. Basil essential oil […]

Pizza Margherita

This pizza was first prepared in this variant (with Mozzarella) for Italian queen Margherita at the close of the 19th century. Just an amazing flavor is brought about by basil and oregano, Mozzarella gives a fantastically delicate taste. Pizza Margherita is simple, fast to prepare and healthy. Enjoy this dainty dish too! Ingredients for the […]

Pasta with Mussels

This is an excellent Italian dish, which will gladden you and your friends with a cultivated taste. Mussels are mollusks which live in shallow pure sea water. The meat of mussels is delicate and low-calorie, it is rich in proteins, phosphorus, iron and vitamins, that is why mussels are perfect for dieting and for people […]