Miscela Esplosiva is a hot mixture of miscellaneous ingredients, like a very spicy, finely minced hot giardiniera. Perfect sandwich spread.
The salt pans of the Trapani area have been in constant operation since the days of the Phoenicians.
“What do you want on your pizza?”
Why does this question stop me in my tracks every time? Even if I thought long and hard about it beforehand, when faced with the ultimate choice, my brain will just freeze.
This recipe is for those folks who dream of a barrel full of pickles in the basement. A barrel you can visit anytime, lift the lid, reach below the brine, and pull out a delicious whole fermented cucumber.
Today’s project is homemade Worcestershire sauce. Worcestershire sauce is a mystery in a bottle. Tart, salty, complex.
By using the best chilies, the best ingredients in the adobo, and the right combination of spices, I knew I could knock this fastball out of the park!
This has to be my favorite kimchi. A few years ago, I ran several experiments on this recipe to see what folks liked, and this recipe was the result. It’s a spicy pickle with the perfect combination of salty, sweet, spicy and umami. Every ingredient contributes.
Sometimes I eat something and it is so good, I just have to know how…
It’s late summer and the garden is in production mode. This is the time…
This sauce evolved from an attempt to reproduce a local hot sauce I had alongside…