Truffle Oil Web Recipes

It was pretty hard for me to find exciting recipes on the web using truffle oil. I am not sure why. Is it the fact that my google search skills are not that great? Or maybe the food websites and bloggers that I usually follow are not very interested in using truffle...

Truffle Carpaccio: Chef's Take

This week on my hunt for “A Chefs take” on the featured product: Truffle Carpaccio, I got two contributions of the same recipe! Truffled Pizza! Sounds delicious doesn’t it, well it is absolutely marvelous. Pizzeria Arlequino and Restaurant Bottega, both very dear...

A Dinner At Home Using Freshly Arrived Summer Truffles

This evening I was in the mood to have an earthy meal for dinner. Knowing that the fresh summer truffles just arrived this morning at Macchi Inc., I decided to ask Paolo if he could do his magic tonight, and prepare something for us specifically to satisfy my...

Cooking with the Macchi Family: Bottarga

Since Paolo’s family originates from the north of Italy the region of Lombardia, bottarga was not at all consumed growing up. When we started importing it in 2002 to Montreal we have done plenty of research and followed traditional recipes as well as made our own ways...

A Chefs take on: Prosciutto

When I mentionned we were covering Prosciutto di Parma this week, Stefano Leone so kindly sent me these pictures of one of his culinary creations with Prosciutto di Parma: Ossobuco, sweetbread terrine wrapped in Prosciutto di Parma with orange sauce verrina, mostarda....