Carefully clean the fresh mushrooms, wash them and chop into small pieces. Prepare a "soffritto" (fried mixture) with garlic, parlsey, celery, chopped onion and oil. When the mixture is "appassito" (soft) add the mushrooms and let cook. Sieve the tomatoes and add them when the mushrooms are almost cooked, then let the sauce on the fire to boil gently. Meanwhile boil the rice in salted water and drain when not yet completely cooked. Mix two eggs and add to the rice. Take an oven container, oil it and place layers of rice and mushrooms. Sprinkle the top with bread crumbles and bake for 20 minutes.
Rice Pudding and "Baci delle Monache"
Preparation: Mix the egg whites until they are solid. Add very delicately one tablespoon sugar and another of almonds for each white, always mixing. Sprinkle with flower an oven tin, and line the round hosts on it. Place a small pellet of compound on each host, and bake at moderate temperature.
Tradition: These cakes, so soft and light, were invented by those sweet creatures who pass silently along dark corridors, living in the shadow of the Sacrament in total devotion.