Rome: Centuries in an Italian Kitchen


All roads lead to Rome, and all roads in the Eternal City itself lead to a delicious meal. In Rome, Katie and Giancarlo unearth the city’s hidden gems – recipes that are centuries-old, as well as new, exciting dishes inspired by Romans from all walks of life.

The duo present their interpretations of classic dishes, like Katie’s Cacio e Pepe (spicy cheese and pepper pasta), alongside family favourites like Spigola in Saltimbocca (seabass with parma ham and sage leaves). Collaborating with Rome’s best chefs, they share modern Italian recipes – like Sorbetto di Peperone, a fiery hot chilli sorbet – that reflect the heat and colour of this bustling city. This
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ISBN:

9781784880040

Format:

Hardback

Pages:

272

Dimensions:

24cm x 20cm

Weight:

1210g

RRP:

$49.99

Category:

Food

Series:

City Walks

Publisher:

Hardie Grant London

Published:

01 September 2015

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Katie Caldesi

Owners of London’s Caffe Caldesi, Caldesi in Campagna in Bray, and the Marylebone La Cucina Caldesi cooking school, Katie Caldesi and her husband Giancarlo have a passion for Italian food. They have taught alongside some of the biggest names in Italian cuisine, including Gennaro Contaldo, Ursula Ferrigno and Valentina Harris. They are the authors of nine cookbooks including the Italian cookbooks: Sicily, Rome, Venice and

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Giancarlo Caldesi

Born in Tuscany, Giancarlo Caldesi has had a passion for Italian food ever since his early memories of helping his mother in the kitchen. He trained as a chef in Italy before moving to the UK, and along with his wife Katie, he now owns London’s Caffe Caldesi, Caldesi in Campagna in Bray, and the Marylebone La Cucina Caldesi cooking school. The Caldesis have taught alongside some of the biggest names in Italian cuisine, including Gennaro