Crunchy Crostini – The Perfect Snack

Crunchy Crostini  Crostini, means ‘little crust’ in Italian and they are the perfect snack and very moreish. Here is our family recipe, so easy to make, you are going to love them. Ingredients  500g plain flour 10g salt 250ml warm water 50ml extra virgin olive oil Coarse sea salt & pepper Rosemary, finely chopped Method  In a large mixing bowl, add the flour, salt, water … Continue reading Crunchy Crostini – The Perfect Snack

Twins Take On… Fabulous Focaccia

Fabulous Focaccia  This is one of our favourite types of bread to make. Easy to make and extremely delicious. Your family is going to love this. Perfect for dipping into balsamic vinegar and extra virgin olive oil and for mopping up our Italian sauce. Ingredients 7 tablespoon of Extra Virgin Olive Oil 10g Caster Sugar 7g Fast action dried Yeast 300ml Warm water 500g ’00’ … Continue reading Twins Take On… Fabulous Focaccia

Torta di Nocciole – Hazelnut Cake

Torta di Nocciole – Hazelnut Cake This simple cake, were Hazelnuts are the real star of the show, from Italy’s Piedmont region. The Frangelico liquor really brings out the hazelnut flavour along with the moist centre, really will drive you nutty! Ingredients 3 Eggs 200g Caster Sugar 1 tsp vanilla extract 100ml Extra Virgin Olive Oil 125ml Whole milk 25ml Frangelico Liquor 200g Flour 1 tsp … Continue reading Torta di Nocciole – Hazelnut Cake

Twins Take On… L’Anima Restaurant – London

L’Anima London  We visited L’Anima this week and the award winning restaurant is as spectacular as we imagined. “Translated as ‘soul’ in Italian, award-winning L’Anima is true to its name, specialising in authentic, honest Italian cuisine made with all the passion of chefs with Italian cooking in their blood. Bordering the City and Shoreditch, L’Anima was designed by famed architect Claudio Silvestrin. The open and … Continue reading Twins Take On… L’Anima Restaurant – London

Alberti’s Big Juicy Italian Meatballs

Alberti’s Big Juicy Italian Meatballs “Everyone Loves our Italian balls” 😉 We are famous for our Italian Meatballs. This is one of our favourite family recipes to cook, passed down through generations. Every self respecting Italian cook has a good meatball recipe and ours is the best. It is quick and simple and everyone loves our Italian balls. Like in life, bigger is better and … Continue reading Alberti’s Big Juicy Italian Meatballs