Gnocchi alla Nerano

Summer is over, so why not use those amazing left over zucchini and make our amazing Nerano dish. We all know the classic with spaghetti, but using these pillowy balls of potato make this dish extra special. Ingredients Method Put a large pot of salted water on to boil for the gnocchi. In a wide skillet over medium-high heat, add the zucchini and cook until tender … Continue reading Gnocchi alla Nerano

Linguine in a Creamy Gorgonzola and Pistachio Sauce

The most indulgent sauce you will ever taste! Creamy Gorgonzola, mixed with crunchy, nutty pistachio, wrapped around luscious locks of linguine! A match made in heaven! Ingredients Method Add the pasta to a pan of boiling salted water and cook until al dente. Add the cream to a large sauce pan on medium and cook for around 5 minutes. Add the gorgonzola and break up … Continue reading Linguine in a Creamy Gorgonzola and Pistachio Sauce

Tortellini in a creamy parmesan sauce

Indulgent, creamy parmesan sauce seductively wrapped around tortellini is the perfect quick and simple recipe to make. Ready in less than 10 minutes and with a few ingredients, it’s love on a plate! Ingredients 500g/1lb Tortellini 200ml/1 cup Double/heavy cream 250g/1 cup parmesan cheese Salt & pepper Method Add the cream to a large sauce pan on a medium heat, bring to a simmer and … Continue reading Tortellini in a creamy parmesan sauce

Tagliatelle in a creamy, porcini, parmesan sauce

The perfect indulgent recipe, creamy, dreamy and packed with flavour. The porcini adds depth to the dish and the moreish cream sauce will have you coming back for A-more! Ingredients 500g/5 cups Tagliatelle 100g/1 cup dried porcini mushrooms 1 tsp dried sage 3 cloves garlic finely sliced 250ml/1.5 cup double/heavy cream 100g/1 cup parmesan cheese Extra virgin olive oil Method Add the porcini to a … Continue reading Tagliatelle in a creamy, porcini, parmesan sauce

Tortelloni in Alberti’s Special Creamy Sauce

Our famous creamy sauce with peas and pancetta seductively caressing spinach and ricotta tortelloni. A rich creamy sauce with the sweetness of the peas and crispy pancetta makes this dish perfection on a plate! Ingredients 500g/5 cups Tortelloni 250ml/2 cups double/heavy cream 3 garlic cloves finely chopped 1 tsp dried sage 200g/1 cup frozen peas (defrosted) 100g/1/2 cup pancetta 100g/1 cup Parmesan cheese Salt & … Continue reading Tortelloni in Alberti’s Special Creamy Sauce

Pasta alla Norcina

What’s better than an Italian sausage? Pasta alla norcina is a typical recipe from Umbria; specifically the ancient town of Norcia, famous for its sausages and cured meats.  Ingredients 400g rigatoni (14oz) or other short pasta 2-3 Italian pork sausages 3 garlic cloves finely chopped 200 ml fresh double/heavy cream (6-7floz) 1/2 glass Italian white wine 1 tsp dried sage 50g pecorino cheese (2oz) grated Extra virgin olive … Continue reading Pasta alla Norcina

Tagliatelle with Italian Sausage and Porcini

Super tasty and quick, this dish is a family favourite! Meaty Italian sausages with earthy porcini mushrooms in a beautiful cream sauce! Ingredients 500g/5 cups Tagliatelle 400g/5oz Italian sausages or good quality pork sausages 50g/1/2 cup dried porcini mushrooms, soaked in warm water for 15 minutes, drained 4 garlic cloves finely chopped 100ml/1 cup Italian white wine 150ml/1 cup double cream 2 tbsp mascarpone 100g/1/2 … Continue reading Tagliatelle with Italian Sausage and Porcini

Alberti’s Christmas Crema

Alberti’s Christmas Crema A satisfying dessert that’s a cross between a mousse and a cheesecake filling. Quick and easy to make and a perfect ending to a great meal. Serves 4-6 Ingredients 500g ricotta 250g mascarpone 125g caster sugar 4 tbsp Marsala wine 125ml Italian espresso Coffee beans, to decorate Method Put the ricotta and mascarpone in a large bowl and whisk quickly, until smooth. … Continue reading Alberti’s Christmas Crema

Gnocchi con pollo e funghi

Gnocchi con pollo e funghi – Gnocchi with chicken and mushrooms in a beautiful cream sauce. This is comfort food at it’s best and very easy and quick to make. Indulgent, moreish, very fulfilling and always leaves you wanting more… Ingredients 500g Gnocchi 5 garlic cloves finely chopped 300ml Double/heavy cream Extra virgin olive oil Salt & Pepper 5 Chestnut Mushrooms or fresh Porcini mushrooms … Continue reading Gnocchi con pollo e funghi

Twins Take On… Spinach & Ricotta Ravioli with a Sage & Walnut Cream Sauce

Spinach & Ricotta Ravioli with a Sage & Walnut Cream Sauce This is a firm favourite in the Alberti Casa, rich, indulgent and moreish. A warming, well balanced dish that will be sure to delight and put a big smile on your face 🙂 Ingredients: Serves 4 For the pasta dough: 400g Tipo ’00’ flour Extra flour and Polenta, to dust 4 large eggs For … Continue reading Twins Take On… Spinach & Ricotta Ravioli with a Sage & Walnut Cream Sauce