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Category Archives: Panini, Sandwiches and Tramezzini

The 12 Days of Cookbooks: Day 11

Written on December 11, 2009 at 12:30 am, by

And on the eleventh day of the 12 Days of Cookbooks, I give you Mad Hungry by Lucinda Scala Quinn. I first “encountered” Lucinda Scala Quinn on the show Everyday Food. I would catch an episode every now and then and was always impressed by her straightforward, pleasing dishes. When I found out that she’d  Continue Reading »

A Thing of Beauty

Written on July 2, 2008 at 7:30 pm, by

One of my favourite ways to unwind at the end of the week is to stop by my local big-box bookstore on the way home from work. Once there, I have a strict routine that I follow each and every time. First, I peruse the food section of the magazine rack. From there I make  Continue Reading »

Back to Tea

Written on May 25, 2007 at 9:06 pm, by

I’d like to thank everyone for all the kind words and comments you’ve left about the redesign of my blog. This was a big step for me and I’d be lying if I said that I wasn’t nervous as to how the new design would be received. There are still a few little issues to  Continue Reading »

Panini Mania: Hot Sorpressata and Fontina Panini

Written on September 30, 2006 at 5:01 pm, by

Goodbye lazy summer days. Goodbye backyard barbecues and farmer’s markets. Goodbye open-toed shoes. Goodbye iced lattes. Goodbye sitting outside until midnight. Goodbye Flavour of the Month:  Simple Italian Sandwiches. Goodbye, September! Ciao! Hot Sorpressata and Fontina Panini Adapted from Simple Italian Sandwiches by Jennifer Denton and Jason Denton. Note:  Sorpressata is a type of Italian  Continue Reading »

Panini Mania: Prosciutto Cotto, Fresh Mozzarella and Hot Mustard Panini

Written on September 29, 2006 at 11:13 pm, by

What a week! It seems that the arrival of Autumn has brought with it busy days and busy nights. As a result, I’ve been a bit neglectful and I apologize. But never fear. I shall catch up on missed posts and unanswered e-mails as soon as possible. In the meantime, I’m sending this panino to  Continue Reading »

Panini Mania: Pesto, Artichoke, Prosciutto and Asiago Panini

Written on September 12, 2006 at 4:10 pm, by

When hunger strikes, strike back with a panino filled with pesto, arugula, artichoke, Prosciutto di Parma and Asiago cheese. May the panini force be with you! Ciao! Pesto, Artichoke, Prosciutto and Asiago Panini Inspired by Simple Italian Sandwiches. 2 ciabatta buns, halved 2 tablespoons basil pesto (click here for a basil pesto recipe) a handful  Continue Reading »

Panini Mania: The Nutella Supreme

Written on September 10, 2006 at 11:04 pm, by

Alright. Now that I’ve sufficiently recovered from Black Friday, I can get on with September and the making of many delicious panini. Ladies and gentleman, please allow me to introduce to you The Nutella Supreme, a panino entirely of my own creation. Well. Almost. Considering I listed Nutella as one of the five foods to  Continue Reading »