Fresh start!

Let’s inaugurate recipe 2 recipe – celebrating fabulous recipes! recipe 2 recipe will seek out and link to incredible, already blogged recipes. As well, everyone can send in  exceptional recipes. This is your forum. Let’s share!

The very first recipes I want to share come from Madonna del Piatto, a blog based in Assisi, ItalyDuck breast in a rosemary balsamic and citrus marinade fits all the recipe 2 recipe criteria: tasty, healthy, not too complicated to reproduce. Grilled lemon and garlic marinated eggplants is another recipe that is veritably mouth-watering just by reading.

Not too daunting ingredient list for Duck breast in a rosemary balsamic and citrus marinade:

  • one 1/2 kg (1 lb) duck breast with skin
  • 1-2 sprigs of fresh rosemary
  • 2 large garlic cloves, crushed


  • Juice of 1/2 lemon or of 1 orange
  • 3 tablespoon balsamic vinegar
  • 2 tablespoon red wine
  • 1 tablespoon raw honey
  • 3 tablespoon extra virgin live oil
Mini list of ingredients for Grilled lemon and garlic marinated eggplants:
  • 1 eggplant / aubergine
  • 1 garlic clove, sliced
  • juice of 1/4 lemon
  • 2 tablespoon extra virgin olive oil

The author of this blog, Letizia Mattiacci, is the multi-talented owner of a B&B that I intent to visit just as soon as I can wend my way overseas. Join me at Letizia’s cooking school; Alla Madonna del Piatto. And in the meantime check out  Madonna del Piatto for cooking instructions and a cybertrip to Umbria.

Final notes:

  • Participate in a draw for a bottle of Jittery Cook‘s Blueberry Gin! Win by sending in a recipe or a link to a recipe that you find worthy of sharing on recipe 2 recipe. Include the source. The draw will take place on May 4, 2012.
  • Looking forward to posting and receiving recipe gems…at recipe 2 recipe!

Healthy Recipe


Filed under poultry, vegetable

6 Responses to Fresh start!

  1. You never fail to amaze me with all your talents. These latest recipes look delicious. I just love the way you present them.
    Dorothy Salomon

  2. Thank you Holly, I am super flattered and looking forward to the next installations of the blog!

  3. Alena

    My mouth waters just looking at it… Delizioso!

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