winter 2019/2020 | City Style and Living
Cassata
City Style and Living Magazine Winter 2019 Recipes Cucina-Siciliana---Cassata-(credit-David-Munns)

This is a simple, classic dessert, made from ricotta and sponge cake, and should not be confused with cassata gelata, which is an ice-cream bombe. Prepare it a day ahead of time.

Mend or Reuse

Winter is coming and instead of buying new, why not repair and mend old boots and a hot water bottle.

Courgette Leaf and Fresh Tomato Soup with Pastina
City Style and Living Magazine Winter 2019 Recipes Courgette Leaf and Fresh Tomato Soup with Pastina david munn

At long last, a recipe for courgette/zucchini leaves! The flavour is slightly bitter from the leaves, but it is balanced well with the sweetness of the tomatoes, onions, and basil.

Ethnic Prints
City Style and Living Magazine Winter 2019 Fashion Ethnic Prints

Looking for something different this season – the runways had it with ethnic prints.

Tomato Sauce with Almonds
City Style and Living Magazine Winter 2019 Food recipes Tomato Sauce with Almonds

I believe this tasty, satisfying and easy-to-make pesto originates from the Trapani province, but it is available in all good trattorias throughout the island, often listed on the menu as pasta picchi pacchi.