Italian Shepherds pie – Our Italian Twist on the British Classic Shepherds Pie

Italian Shepherds pie Our Italian Twist on the British Classic Shepherds Pie This is one of the nations favourite dishes and is a classic in its own right. Here is our Italian twist on the classic Shepherds Pie. Ingredients Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 Large onion finely chopped 2-3 Carrots finely chopped 750g Lamb mince 2 tbsp Tomato purée Generous splash of Worcestershire sauce 600ml … Continue reading Italian Shepherds pie – Our Italian Twist on the British Classic Shepherds Pie

Twins Take On… Good Friday Fish Feast

Good Friday Fish Feast This recipe is a family favourite, and it’s all about making the fish the star of the meal. A delicate poach in olive oil cooks the fish to perfection!!! This easy recipe is a beautiful feast that can be served on any occasion but is perfect for the feast of Good Friday. Serves 4 Ingredients 600g Passata 4 Garlic cloves, finely … Continue reading Twins Take On… Good Friday Fish Feast

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… SS16 Men’s Fashion – Spring/Summer Season

Everyday is a fashion show, and the world is your runway… So Spring/Summer SS16 is upon us and it’s now time to switch things up, show off and be you. This is the season to wear colours and stand out. Spring/Summer is our favourite time of year, especially Summer, the beautiful bright Summer mornings and stunning sunsets, how can it not make you smile and … Continue reading Twins Take On… SS16 Men’s Fashion – Spring/Summer Season

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

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

Twins Take On… Being a Gentleman

Being A Gentleman Never Goes Out of Style… A true gentleman is respectful to everyone in his orbit, from women he’d like to date to elderly people who need help with their groceries. He takes impeccable care of his appearance, is polite to everyone who deserves it, and is kind to women regardless of whether or not he thinks he has a chance with them. … Continue reading Twins Take On… Being a Gentleman

Twins Take On… Italian Eggs Benedict

Italian Eggs Benedict “How do you like your eggs in the morning… ;)” So eggs Benedict is a firm favourite around the world. Here is our Italian twist on the classic recipe. Ingredients: 3 tbsp white wine vinegar 3 Egg yolks 2 Large eggs 1 Ciabatta bread cut in half 150g Butter 80g Pancetta cubes 1 tbsp Dijon mustard Salt & Pepper 60g Parmigiano cheese … Continue reading Twins Take On… Italian Eggs Benedict

Twins Take On… Relationships & Love

“Unless it’s mad, passionate, extraordinary love, it’s a waste of your time. There are too many mediocre things in life; Love shouldn’t be one of them.” Love is passion, obsession, someone you can’t live without right? We all want a love that is consuming, adventurous and even a little dangerous… Here are a few tips on how to keep your relationships fresh, exciting and forever. … Continue reading Twins Take On… Relationships & Love

Twins Take On… Gino D’Acampo – My Restaurant – Corn Exchange, Manchester

“It’s Twintastico…” Gino D’Acampo – My Restaurant –  Corn Exchange, Manchester. Located in Manchester Gino’s seats 250 guests and offers a seat at cicchetti bar, with the addition of a large outside area, which leads onto the bustling Exchange Square, facing high end retailers Selfridges and Harvey Nichols. Diners will also have the option to dine in or takeaway, ensuring that local city centre residents … Continue reading Twins Take On… Gino D’Acampo – My Restaurant – Corn Exchange, Manchester