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Savory Pies

Savory cheese cake

Savory cheese cake

I fell in love with this savory cheese cake at first sight. I found it on the delightful blog Carlotta e il Bassotto, which has inspired me several times (stuffed zucchini flowers and the beautiful phyllo pasta breadsticks are just 2 examples). The author is…

Quiche Lorraine

Quiche Lorraine

Quiche Lorraine is probably the first savory pie I made “as an adult”. It comes from a recipe book that my father gave me as a girl, which was part of a series of a popular Brazilian industry, for which he worked at the time.…

Spinach and ricotta pie

Spinach and ricotta pie

This spinach and ricotta pie is a family recipe. I love these habits and food routines we create at home. I posted this recipe in Italian on my daughter’s birthday. I prepared her a “regular” sweet cake, but I dedicated this spinach and recipe pie…

A Christmas spinach tree

A Christmas spinach tree

My daughter Gabriella showed me this Christmas spinach tree and I didn’t resist. I prepared it this morning and put in freezer for Christmas Eve dinner. I wrote this paragraph above 4 years ago, when I first posted this recipe in another domain. Since then,…

Delicious savoy cabbage cake

Delicious savoy cabbage cake

This savoy cabbage cake is another Autumn recipe I like so much. It has all those warm ingredients that are so comforting during these cooler days: broth, bread, cheese and cabbage. It is pretty simple to prepare and is pleasant to the sight, when presented…

A fantastic eggplant pie I’ve just fell in love with

A fantastic eggplant pie I’ve just fell in love with

I prepared this eggplant tart today and it’s already one of my favorite recipes. It is so easy and quick to prepare and the only time needed is for baking. I love eggplants. I should say I love them since I live in Italy, as it…

A super easy spinach cake

A super easy spinach cake

This spinach cake is that kind of recipe that I am sure you will prepare more times. It is extremely easy to do as you just have to put together all the ingredients in a bowl, mix until combined and then bake. It is tasty…

An easy savory zucchini cake for your picnic o buffet

An easy savory zucchini cake for your picnic o buffet

As soon as I saw this salted zucchini cake I knew I’d be preparing it in little time. And so I did. I love recipes with zucchini (if you have read some other recipes here, you may have already noticed it ;-D), better if easy…

Delicious cheese pie

Delicious cheese pie

A cheese pie is inviting just by its name. If you continue to read the recipe and find some of your favorite cheese types, then you just have to prepare it immediately as I did! This cheese pie is very simple to prepare and it…

A zucchini pie so tasty and easy to prepare

A zucchini pie so tasty and easy to prepare

I prepare this zucchini pie when I have friends for dinner and want to have dishes that can be prepared in advance. This zucchini pie pleases all. The puff pastry together with the grilled zucchini, ham and cheese make a tasty match that pleases all…