Nutella Banana Cake

Nutella Banana Cake Moist chocolate chip banana cake topped with Nutella is the best banana cake you will ever make… We promise. Quick, easy and indulgent, perfect for the whole family. Ingredients 5 ripe banana 250g/2 cups flour 1 tsp baking soda 1 tsp baking powder 1 tsp vanilla extract 4 Eggs 150g/2/3 cup butter 75g/1/3 cup brown sugar 75g/1/3 cup white sugar Pinch of … Continue reading Nutella Banana Cake

Italian Snowballs

Italian Snowballs Festive fun for all the family this year, these snowy truffles are great fun to make and very quick and easy! Ingredients 300g/1 1/4 cup double/heavy cream 300g/1 cup Nutella 100g/3.5 oz dark chocolate 50g/1 1/4 cup butter Crushed hazelnuts 300g/2 cups desiccated coconut Method Put the cream and butter into a saucepan and heat gently until the butter melts and the cream reaches simmering point. … Continue reading Italian Snowballs

Italian Christmas Wreath

Italian Christmas Wreath Here you have our Twintastico Twist on the Christmas Wreath. With perfectly cooked soft dough balls stuffed with gooey mozzarella and the perfect sauce to dip into. Perfect for all the family this Christmas. Ingredients For the pizza dough 5 cups/650g 00 all-purpose or bread flour 2 1⁄4 tsp. fast-acting dry yeast 2 tsp. salt 1 cup/250ml water 2 tbsp. extra-virgin olive … Continue reading Italian Christmas Wreath

Valentine’s Day Love Cake

Valentine’s Day Love Cake The perfect dessert for Valentine’s Day! A delicious, easy to make cake, that’s not just tasty but also an aphrodisiac. Make this for your loved one and it will be a night to remember 😉 Buon San Valentino Ingredients For the cake 1 1/2 cups/180g all-purpose or plain flour 1 1/2 cups/300g granulated sugar 1/2 cup/50g unsweetened cocoa powder 1 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 … Continue reading Valentine’s Day Love Cake

Italian Bread and Butter Pudding

Italian Bread and Butter Pudding Here is out Italian Twintastico Twist on the classic bread and butter pudding. Rich with cream and vanilla – Perfect for using up any excess Christmas Panettone. This is the best bread and butter pudding you will ever eat! We promise!! Serves 4-6 Ingredients 3 tbsp butter, softened Panettone cut into thick slices 100g/4oz currants/raisins 2 eggs 180ml/3/4 cup double/heavy … Continue reading Italian Bread and Butter Pudding

Naughty Nutella Christmas Cookies

Naughty Nutella Christmas Cookies Oozy delicious Christmas cookies stuffed with gooey Nutella. Makes 15  Ingredients  15 tsp Nutella 115g (1 stick or 1/2 cup) unsalted butter, room temperature 90g (1/2 cup) brown sugar 50g (1/4 cup) caster sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 large egg 140g (1 cup) plain flour 1/2 tsp baking soda 1/2 tsp baking powder 1 tsp corn flour/cornstarch 40g (1/2 cup) … Continue reading Naughty Nutella Christmas Cookies

Holy Cannoli Christmas Cookies

Holy Cannoli Christmas Cookies Our Twintastico twist on the Italian classic cannoli. These cannoli cookies are a delicious take on the Italian pastry – without having to fry a thing! Ingredients Cookies: 2 cups flour 1/2 tsp Baking Soda 1/2 tsp Salt 1/2 cup Butter room temperature 1/4 cup Ricotta room temperature 1 cup granulated sugar Zest from one orange 1 tsp vanilla extract 1 large … Continue reading Holy Cannoli Christmas Cookies

Twintastico Italian Sausage In The Hole

Twintastico Italian Sausage In The Hole What’s golden, big and rises every time? Alberti’s Sausage in the Hole of course! We serve this with our special Italian red wine sauce. Here is our Italian twist on the British classic ‘Toad In The Hole’. Ingredients Italian Sausage In The Hole 5 tbsp vegetable oil 8 Italian sausages 3 Red onions, each cut into 8 wedges 25g … Continue reading Twintastico Italian Sausage In The Hole