I had a brilliant idea last night, and i savored it in my mind, let it roll around, worked out the recipe slowly in my head, adjusting the ingredients to and fro until I had it perfect.
Which is when I began Brilliant Failed Idea #3.
I imagined a spongy childhood-memory-invoking cake (yes, I just read Swann’s [...]
Either Lucrezia or her daugher-in-law.
Tortellini are intended to resemble a human belly button, more specifically the belly button of a beautiful woman (of course), and more specifically still (according to some) the belly button of Lucrezia Borgia, the daughter of Pope Alexander VI. Lucrezia was an interesting character. She was so successfully framed [...]