Pasta and risotto choices are spot on and include linguine alle vongole
, home made linguine pasta with fresh clams, cooked with white wine, bormano olive oil, garlic and chilli.
From spaghetti a la vongole
to fried courgette flowers, bring a taste of Italy into your home and kitchen to spice up your weekly family dinners.
Spaghetti alle vongole
is Wildflour Italian's al-dente take on a Pinoy favorite.
At a time when a plate of spaghetti with tomato sauce counted as fine dining, the chef was dishing out a variety of noodles topped with then sophisticated sauces like pesto and vongole
. Now even the popular coffee chains have these pastas, he says.
As they prepared 'Spaghetti Vongole
', 'San Clemente Tiramisu' and 'Mozzarella in Carrozza', both the chef and the ambassador explained the background, history, ingredients and culture of the Italian cuisine to the gathering.
And to this day, I still haven't found vongole
better than that one we had in Positano.
Cicchetti RUN by the Florimonte family, who are originally from San Giovanni a Piro, their carefully curated menu features pasta classics like linguine alle vongole
and carbonara, but you can also share a load of spuntini - small plates.
The orecchiette vongole
is a great choice of traditional Italian pasta with fresh clams and clam jus.
Where: 13 Quay St, CF10 1EA | casanovacardiff.uk CICCHETTI Run by the Florimonte family, who are originally from San Giovanni a Piro, their carefully curated menu features pasta classics like linguine alle vongole
and carbonara but you can also share a load of spuntini - small plates.
A: Probably spaghetti alla vongole
with bruschetta and a salad.
There's also the Twin Lakes Cafe, an all-day dining restaurant facing the vineyard and Taal Lake that offers the hotel's signature dishes, such as Spaghetti Vongole
, Pollo Veronica, Lengua Financiera and the hotel's very own iteration of a famed Tagaytay favorite, bulalo.
It didn't take long for Papa Sam to decide for the group which of Bondi and Bourke's popular dishes are to his liking: Bondi and Bourke Antipasti Platter, Bourke Salad and Jenny's Aragula Salad, Spinach and Bacon Fondue, Pulled Pork Quesadilla, US Prime Rib Eye steak, Linguine Vongole
, and an order of yummy Ciabatta bread on the side since, understandably, no one wanted rice with the meal.