LA-based Italian food writer Ale Gambini presents traditional Milanese and Northern Italian dishes, handed down from her beloved Nonna Fernanda. Nearly a century of authentic Italian recipes, accurately explained step-by-step, prepared using only the freshest, finest and healthiest ingredients that are native to the region of Lombardy and Northern Italy in general. This book includes the staples of the Milanese cuisine such as Milanese risotto, veal ossobuco and Panettone (Christmas sweet bread).
Alessandra “Ale” Gambini is an Italian food blogger, recipe developer and host home chef in web series. Born and raised in Northern Italy, beautiful Milan, she learned how to cook and love good food from her beloved Grandmother Nonna Fernanda. On March 2013 she started to write her food blog Bread Love And Dreams, a blog filled with authentic Italian recipes, easy-to-follow video recipes and traditional American recipes for Italians. Official contributor for Expo 2015 Milano, Honest Cooking, Alimentari Magazine, I Love Italian Food, she also develops recipes for prestigious Italian and International brands. Her web cooking series “A World Of Sweets” and “Baking Bread” have received multiple nominations at the prestigious “The Taste Awards” in Hollywood (CA).