In Recipes from Rome, Katie and Giancarlo unearth the city’s hidden gem recipes that have been handed down through generations, 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 spicy cheese and pepper pasta, alongside family favorites, such as sea bass with parma ham and sage. Collaborating with Rome’s best chefs, they also share modern recipes like fiery hot chili sorbet that reflect the heat and color of this bustling city. This is an impressive, fresh look at Rome’s cuisine that will be sure to inspire.
A beautiful keepsake, Recipes from Rome offers a sumptuous visual journey to the heart of Italy, from the Pantheon and Colosseum to Renaissance palazzos, Baroque fountains, and neighborhood trattorias.
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 The Amalfi Coast.