Puttanesca Penne

Puttanesca penne is a pasta dish originatingย from Naples, in Southern Italy. It is thought that some women (let’s call them ladies of the night) used to make this pasta dish to attract men (let’s assume they were looking for company) with its pungent flavours. Real talk (and after having made it, that totally makes sense…

Pumpkin, Leek & Cashew Risotto

Risotto is a splendid dish originating from regions in Northern Italy. Italians may scoff at my unusual risotto but I heartily recommend my rustic recipe (#imbiased). It truly is a shame that pumpkin is popular for only 2 months per year. But, while weโ€™re smack in the middle of this time period, why not add…