Italian Cooking

Tonight we joined the Mount St. Mary’s students to learn how to do some Italian Cooking!  Our friend Amy joined us as well!  We made Crespelle di Ricotta e Melanzane with Salsa di Besciamella (Eggplant and Ricotta Crepes with Bechamel Sauce), Risotto Primavera (Vegetables and Rice), and Dolce al Cioccolato (Chocolate Cake).  It was a fabulous meal!  The pictures tell the story.

The students making the batter for the chocolate cake:

   

Nicholas mixing the crepes batter with Mary and Bridgette.

Thomas mixing his crepe batter with Amanda, Caitlyn, and Kristen supervising:

Maria finishing a no-hands flip of her crepe with Amy and Kevin cheering her on! 

Our finished crepes – ready to be served!

The best part is eating our work!

Maria, Amy, and our cooking instructor: 

After dinner we went to Amy’s house to watch Fiorentina play Bayern Munich in their Champions League match.  This soccer game was what everyone was talking about in Florence today.  Fiorentina won 3-2, but they needed to win by two goals to advance to the next round.  So it was not a happy ending for the Fiorentina fans tonight!

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One Response to “Italian Cooking”

  1. Mom Says:

    Recipes?????? Looks soooo yummy!

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