Spinach on Rice by The Silver Spoon

SpinachOnRice WMMama D (Giovanna D’Agostino) guided my earliest cooking experiments. As a novice cook, I found the old-style Italian-American recipes in her cookery books simple to follow and delicious – although I do increase the garlic!

Immigrant Italians in Chicago and Minneapolis were cooking some serious deliciousness for dinner, but was it the same as meals made in Calabria?

To learn old country Italian cooking, I turned to The Silver Spoon, from Phaidon Press. Read More