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25 Blog Posts for Caroline Chirichella Blog Category | Show all posts »

My Path to Guardia...Il mio percorso di Guardia ...

VERSIONE ITALIANA SOTTOMany people are always fascinated by my background. “Oh you’re an opera singer? But you’ve danced professionally and now you’re a chef?!?!” Long story short, yes. All three. But now, I don’t want to tell you the ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: May 01, 2016 |  Original Post

Salted Caramel Doughnuts with Roasted Pecans

Ciao tutti!! I know, I know. It’s been a LONG time since I’ve posted and I’ve missed you all. Life has been nuts. Between working and building up my brand, Magic &Pasta Events and trying to juggle a social life, I have been getting ready ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Jun 10, 2015 |  Original Post

A new dinner with Magic & Pasta in NYC, a new haircut and a new house in Italy....

Ciao a tutti!! Tutto bene?! It’s been too long! Last I posted I was exploring Florence and having the time of my life. What has happened since then? To put it more accurately, what HASN’T happened since then? I’ve gotten a haircut. I know that ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Feb 19, 2015 |  Original Post

Quiche alla Italiana- Pancetta and Fontina!!

Buongiorno mei amici! Today, I will be sharing a yummy favorite of mine, Homemade Quiche!! I know, I know, it’s not very Italian, but the filling sure is. Pancetta and Fontina, I mean, how good does that sound, right? I love quiche; a nicely flaky ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: May 17, 2014 |  Original Post

"Magic & Pasta" and "Bar Eolo" present A St. Joseph's Day Celebration, March 16th NYC

After the success of my sold out Venetian Carnevale Celebration, I am very excited to announce my next event...Magic & Pasta is thrilled to be collaborating with Melissa Muller Daka, proprietress of Bar Eolo and Pastai, both in Chelsea, New York ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Mar 05, 2014 |  Original Post

Buon Anno! e Polenta Fritti with Wild Mushrooms

Felice Anno Nouvo!! Happy New Year to my friends all around the world. This year has been absolutely amazing, I am so grateful for the wonderful opportunities that I’ve had. From becoming a Sous Chef with Feast on History to studying cooking in ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Jan 01, 2014 |  Original Post

Buon Anno! e Polenta Fritti with Wild Mushrooms

Felice Anno Nouvo!! Happy New Year to my friends all around the world. This year has been absolutely amazing, I am so grateful for the wonderful opportunities that I’ve had. From becoming a Sous Chef with Feast on History to studying cooking in ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Jan 01, 2014 |  Original Post

The Feast of the Seven Fishes at Eolo, NYC

 Ciao mei amici! Having been involved in the food world for not even two years, I have been fortunate enough to connect with some amazing chefs, restaurateurs, etc. One of them is Chef Melissa Muller Daka, Proprietress of Pastai and Eolo, both ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Dec 14, 2013 |  Original Post

The Return of the Cioccolata Calda...HOT CHOCOLATE!!!

Ciao! Some of you may recall a post I did last year on Cioccolata Calda, or as it is referred to in America..Hot Chocolate! Last Christmas was my first time having Cioccolata Calda in Italy and I just fell in love with it. Italian hot ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Dec 06, 2013 |  Original Post

The Return of the Cioccolata Calda...HOT CHOCOLATE!!!

Ciao! Some of you may recall a post I did last year on Cioccolata Calda, or as it is referred to in America..Hot Chocolate! Last Christmas was my first time having Cioccolata Calda in Italy and I just fell in love with it. Italian hot ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Dec 06, 2013 |  Original Post

La Dolce Vita...The Sweets of Florence

 Buongiorno!! The past few weeks in Italy have been absolutely incredible. From exploring the museums and piazzas to marketing for fresh fish and bread, it has been amazingl. And of course, I am learning so much. Today I’m excited to share ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Nov 29, 2013 |  Original Post

La Dolce Vita...The Sweets of Florence

 Buongiorno!! The past few weeks in Italy have been absolutely incredible. From exploring the museums and piazzas to marketing for fresh fish and bread, it has been amazingl. And of course, I am learning so much. Today I’m excited to share ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Nov 29, 2013 |  Original Post

Cooking in Firenze...GELATO DAY!!

Ciao mei amici!! The day that I was so, so excited for at school has finally arrived, gelato day!! Yes, a full class devoted to my favorite frozen treat. I couldn’t wait to see what was in store for me. For one thing, we made different bases ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Nov 23, 2013 |  Original Post

You guessed it, more PASTA from school in Florence!

Ciao a tutti!! Another day of classes at Giglio Cooking School in Firenze and boy do we get a lot done in those three and a half hours. Today we made pasta again…but oh boy, this was not just “pasta.” This was real deal homemade stuffed ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Nov 07, 2013 |  Original Post

Cooking School in Firenze, Tagliatelle and Orecchiette and Sfrappole, Oh My!!

 Fresh tagliatelle. Sfrappole, garganelli & orecchiette Emiliane. Buongiorno! Though, I actually should say bounasera since it is already dark here ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Nov 04, 2013 |  Original Post

Crostini with Homemade Ricotta, Honey and Rosemary Pistachios

Ciao a tutti! I am so excited, I leave for Italy on Monday! I can’t believe it’s already here!! When I first signed up to attend culinary school and booked everything, it felt like so long ago and now it’s here. I will be in Italy for two ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Oct 26, 2013 |  Original Post

Timballo alla Nettie

Ciao a tutti!! I’m very excited to share that I have been invited to be a La Cucina Italiana Blogger Ambassador. La Cucina Italiana is an amazing magazine dedicated to Italian cuisine, it’s one of my favorites!! My first ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Sep 25, 2013 |  Original Post

Fried Polenta Bites with Butternut Squash Mascarpone Mousse and Crispy Speck

Ciao a tutti!! I am so sorry for not posting for a while, things have been hectic. Between a recent family vacation, preparing for culinary school in Italy at the end of next month, an active social life and my fabulous internship with Feast ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Sep 15, 2013 |  Original Post

Stuffed Calamari for The Feast of the Seven Fishes with Feast on History

Buongiorno mei amici!! Next up for The Feast of the Seven Fishes with Feast on History…Stuffed Calamari!! No Feast of the Seven Fishes would be complete without it. Like the other recipes, I wanted to keep it traditional with a bit of a ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Aug 25, 2013 |  Original Post

Fusilli with Sausage, Ramps and White Wine

Ciao a tutti!! I feel like it’s been a while since I've posted a pasta dish, so I think it’s about time I do!! When I was in Italy last Christmas, I brought back A LOT of pasta. I loved seeing how many different shapes they offer. ...

Blog: La Cucina Prima Donna
Posted on: Aug 09, 2013 |  Original Post

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