Tag Archives: Vegetables

Cucuzza Gialla Agro Dolce: Sweet and Sour Pumpkin

Fall is in the air and the trees here are turning beautiful shades of gold and red.  While driving through the countryside this weekend I noticed the pumpkins being sold by the local  farmers.  It made me think about featuring my mother’s fantastic recipe for sweet and sour pumpkin (cucuzza) for my next blog post, just in […]

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Sicilian Style Grilled Eggplant

This dish goes well with grilled steak or chicken. You can also substitute zucchini for the eggplant. I like to eat the grilled eggplant in a sandwich, between a crusty bread roll with thin slices of melted mozzarella cheese on top.   SICILIAN STYLE GRILLED EGGPLANT 2 Globe eggplants (approximately 1pound each) Salt 2 cloves […]

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