pastagrannies

Pasta Grannies Finding & filming Italian Grannies who make delicious, handmade pasta! 🍝 ▶️Subscribe to the grannies on YouTube! 🔽 http://smarturl.it/pastagrannies
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Buona pasqua and happy easter to you all. hope you’ve had a lovely day full of long lunches and family time. here are a few snaps from sicily where we were treated to lunch by chef carmelo chiaramonte, his mother margherita and his gorgeous daughter carla. everyone helped making the cavati con verdura della primavera as we snacked on fried cheese and homemade bread. photos @oliviawilliamson_ for @pastagrannies

16 hours ago comment 23 star 3,200

Lovely maria who made us raschiatelli with stewed peppers in basilicata. and look at that fabulous tablecloth!

Yesterday comment 36 star 3,839

Cristina is the star of this week’s episode, making tortellini look a breeze. head on over to the youtube channel to watch the full episode.
#pastagrannies #tortellini #bolognafood

2 days ago comment 58 star 2,424

‘raviole’ are a cigar shaped gnocchi from piemonte. made by two domenica’s (swipe right to see them) and one of them added tomino cheese to the dough 😋.

3 days ago comment 58 star 4,212

Beautiful ladies in beautiful outfits. this is maria and pepina from sardinia with their ‘su succu’ an unusual saffron and cheese tagliolini based on a mutton stock with sun dried tomatoes and woody herbs. watch their video to see how it’s prepared - layered up with handfuls of fresh cheese and grated pecorino.

4 days ago comment 50 star 4,453

I’ve finished the text for the book. woo hoo! it’s now a process of polishing and making it look beautiful. (photo from back in march on the first of two shoots in london, dishing up a lasagna on set😊).

6 days ago comment 46 star 1,469

Cresc’tajat - a lovely pasta made using leftover polenta from the urbino area (though we think it’s so yummy you should make up a batch of polenta especially). we filmed anna faggi make this nearly a year ago and her recipe will be in the book...

1 weeks ago comment 19 star 2,159

New episode! maria stars again, this time making a popular pasta called strichetti or farfalle. served with peas and prosciutto, this is a popular combo for little ones. check out her video and find the recipe on our youtube channel now.

2 weeks ago comment 65 star 2,613

Throwback to a few weeks ago in puglia shooting for the book and @emma27lee making friends with the locals!

2 weeks ago comment 10 star 1,281

Maria proudly showing us her beautifully yellow sfoglia. that’s what good eggs do for a dough...

2 weeks ago comment 27 star 2,615

Three perfect tortellini sitting snugly on a spoon. these ones were made by cristina and filled with spallotto, mortadella and prosciutto crudo.

2 weeks ago comment 37 star 3,346

Our most recent episode features ines making a lasagna verde with a rich meat ragu with pork, pancetta and beef and a creamy béchamel - a dish that’s very typical of emilia romagna. ines lives near cesena and when she was young she used to get up at 4am to cycle to fields 40 kilometres away and cook the farm labourers' lunch.

3 weeks ago comment 19 star 2,016