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Combining Italian with French.. in Food and Art

Posted in Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, Culinary Art, entertaining, La Dolce Vita, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, recipes, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, Travel & customs, and Uncategorized

French and Italian combinations work marvelously in food-just think of beschamel sauce, onion soup, crepes. recipes created in the kitchens of Caterina DeMedici  with her…

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Tris..Because 3 Desserts Are Better Than One

Posted in Abruzzo, Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, Culinary Art, desserts, entertaining, L'Aquila, La Dolce Vita, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, recipes, Rome, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, Uncategorized, and upcoming books

copyright 2012 Art of Living, PrimaMedia,Inc/Maria Liberati A delicious word I learned for  ordering dessert…for when a taste of one just won’t do…’tris’.. A table…

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Tombola at the Post Office, Hot Soup, Torta Paradiso

Posted in Abruzzo, Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Christmas, Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, Culinary Art, desserts, Holidays, La Dolce Vita, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, recipes, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, Travel & customs, and Uncategorized

copyright 2011 Art of Living, PrimaMedia,Inc   (photo credit : www.olomedeia.it)   Post offices are becoming unbearable here,,today there were 100 people ahead of me…

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Hot Dish of Pasta for a Cold Blustery Day

Posted in Abruzzo, Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, Culinary Art, Holiday Gift Guide, Holidays, La Dolce Vita, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, Pasta, recipes, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, Travel & customs, and Uncategorized

  I never realized how welcoming a hot plate of pasta could be on a cold, blustery day….nothing fancy now I am not talking about…

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Christmas in Rome, A Christmas Pasta with Lobster

Posted in Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Christmas, Country House Living, cucina, Culinary Art, Easy Thangsgiving recipes, Holidays, La Dolce Vita, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, Pasta, recipes, Rome, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, Travel & customs, Uncategorized, and wine

    A perfect Christmas  concert at Santa Prassede in the center of Rome, was an unexpected surprise as I arrived on Sunday. I have…

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Mushroom Tarts, Thanksgiving in the Mountains of Abruzzo

Posted in Abruzzo, Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Country House Living, cucina, Culinary Art, Easy Thangsgiving recipes, entertaining, Holidays, L'Aquila, La Dolce Vita, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, recipes, slow food, Tagliacozzo, the Mediterranean diet, Travel & customs, and Uncategorized

  The variety of landscapes in the region of Abruzzo, Italy, in November are filled with subdued colors. Close to the sea, the fields that…

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An Uncommon Thanksgiving Dessert, Thoughts of Siena

Posted in Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, desserts, entertaining, Holidays, La Dolce Vita, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, recipes, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, Travel & customs, and Uncategorized

    I have been receiving requests from the media asking for recipes that are unique for Thanksgiving dinner. This  dessert that comes form Siena,…

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Giotto, a Little Devil in the Clouds, Pumpkin Torta

Posted in Art, Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, Culinary Art, desserts, Easy Thangsgiving recipes, entertaining, La Dolce Vita, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, recipes, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, and Uncategorized

copyright 2011 Art of Living,PrimaMedia,Inc/Maria Liberati “Take pleasure in your dreams, relish your principles and drape your purest feelings on the heart of a precious…

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Colors of the Season, Cranberry Sorbetto

Posted in Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, desserts, La Dolce Vita, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, recipes, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, and Travel & customs

copyright 2011 Art of Living, PrimaMedia,inc/Maria Liberati(except sorbet photo) Cranberries are here..and these health filled beautiful red berries can be used in so many ways….…

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Special Thanks..Fiestaware, Wendell August

Posted in Abruzzo, Caro Diario.(dear diary..), Country House Living, cucina, cucina povere, entertaining, Events & Appearances, La Dolce Vita, Mediterranean Culinary Cruise, Pasta, recipes, slow food, the Mediterranean diet, Travel & customs, Uncategorized, Upcoming Appearances, vegetarian, and wine

Thanks to all my fans that ‘spent the weekend with me’  (this weekend)and attended my appearances at the Suburban Home Show and the Philly Food…

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