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italian spaghetti carbonara


For Italians, cooking is a serious, sacred thing. It’s no wonder even the recipe for a pasta dish – with few ingredients and simple to cook – can become a source of national debates. For example, is “pasta alla carbonara” recipe – the real one, from Rome – made with pancetta (cured pork belly) or …

  Eggs, guanciale or cured pork jowl and freshly ground pepper give to this dish its intense taste. Spaghetti alla carbonara is one of the most famous Italian recipes worldwide. And as is often the case with famous recipes, there are many legends surrounding the origins of this dish. Despite being a fairly recent creation, …