hot appetizer of sea

hot appetizer of sea with tosted bread

We are running out ! Just a few days to Christmas ! Are you ready ? Today I propose a recipe  that we always do at New Year’s Eve when we have guests, but also just for us!It  was a discovery of my husband, he invented it . He decided to put it all in a pan over high heat and then He completely forgot it ,he  opened the bottle , he chatted with guests , he’s’ gone around the house and who has edited this appetizer . ? ? myself of course! hahaha … He tenderly calls it “little appetizer ” of warm sea, here it is: hot appetizer of sea.

hot appetizer of sea
Tempo totale
hot appetizer of sea, to start with the taste of the sea in the mouth
Ricetta: Appetiser
Cucina: Italian
  • 250 g of squid rings
  • 250 g shrimp
  • 250 g of cuttlefish
  • 350 g of tomato puree
  • extra virgin olive oil
  • 1 clove of garlic
  • 1 onion
  • parsley as much as necessary
  • chili as much as necessary
  • a basil leaf
  • salt as much as necessary
  1. Sauté with a little olive oil a clove of garlic and sliced onion .
  2. Then add the tomato puree , salt , add a basil leaf and a pinch of red pepper ( fresh is best ) in this case it is good to cook it with the garlic and onion .
  3. Cook the sauce for 30 minutes on low heat making it shrink a little .
  4. At this point, add the fish previously cleaned and rinsed under running water.
  5. Sprinkle with parsley , season with salt and deglaze with white wine.
  6. Cook for 20-25 minutes to form a creamy sauce , if necessary , during cooking , stretch with a drop of water or vegetable broth better.
  7. At this point we're ready! Serve on toasted bread.

Today in my parents’ house I found a little book of jokes!.One joke a  day keeps the doctor away (well and truly’ apple pear ‘does nothing) … hahaha
This booklet found out my daughter, took us to Picasso. I liked it so much that I decided to take him home.
ahahha …. I greet you now, I’m going to read some jokes! there are beautiful! byebye and Happy Sunday!

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Spelt salad

Spelt salad

We still have time to do the last cold receipe, but the salads are not only cool, what I propose today can serve as hot: a nice pot of spelt salad:

Spelt salad
Tempo totale
A warm spelt salad at sea flavor
Ricetta: First Course
Cucina: Italian
  • 125 g spelt
  • 10-15 cherry tomatoes
  • 2 anchovies
  • 150 g prawns
  • 100 g squid
  • 1 bay leaf
  • parsley to taste
  • 1 carrot
  • 1 stick of celery
  • 1 clove of garlic
  • oil ages
  1. Keep soaking spelt for 30 minutes (though in some packs not needed)
  2. Leave it to drain and rinse
  3. Coat it with water, add carrot and celery, bay leaf and a little oil.
  4. Bring to a boil and cook for 30 or 40 minutes.
  5. Cool in the cooking water.
  6. Meanwhile, in a skillet pasta wok type jumps saute with a little oil and garlic chopped tomatoes in half
  7. Add the anchovies cut into very fine pieces
  8. Add the squid and shrimp, season with salt and sprinkle with parsley.
  9. Deglaze with white and cook for 30 minutes.
  10. Drain spelt and blow it up in fish sauce.
Like you can put even a sprinkling of chilli because there is!

I have an abundance of shrimp in the freezer and I had not understood squid eh …. anyway you have saved, are almost finished ahahhah.

I greet you and good weekend! Kisses kisses!

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Cold barley to the smell of the sea

Cold barley to the smell of the sea

In summer there’s  more place for salads.
Also leads you to make healthy recipes, because the cereal, as you know, are a great substitute of meat.

This recipe came from a tip, cold barley to the smell of the sea.

There was talk of cold salads, or summer in short and advised me this delicacies:

Cold barley to the smell of the sea
Tempo totale
Cold barley to the smell of the sea, refreshing, light and sapore di mare, cold barley
Ricetta: First course
Cucina: Italian
Serves: 4
  • 250 g Pearl barley
  • 10 cherry tomatoes
  • a dozen shrimp
  • enough black olives
  • 125 g jar of pesto genovese
  • 200 g squid
  • salt to taste
  • evo oil as required
  1. Soak the barley any hour (on some bottles there is written that does not require soaking, but an hour never hurts)
  2. Let it cook in salted water for 45 minutes.
  3. Meanwhile Cook in salty water also squids and prawns for about twenty minutes.
  4. Cut olives and cherry tomatoes, put them in a bowl, sprinkle with salt and drizzle with a little oil.
  5. Drain the barley and add to the tomatoes and season with pesto.
  6. Add the squid and shrimp. Mix well and refrigerate.
  7. Serve nice cool with a drizzle of raw oil.
  8. Stir from time to time because barley dry and tends to stick a little.
I thought I'd combine these ingredients without adding more because with too you overdo it!

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