Italian

Arborio Rice & A Cheeky Sausage Risotto

Arborio Rice & A Cheeky Sausage Risotto

We love risotto in this house, There is nothing I love better than a fabulously comforting bowl of creamy rice with saffron, garlic, wine and beautiful shellfish. Not everyone in this house is as fanatical about seafood as me. So there is compromise. Today on the hottest day of the […]

Cecina

Cecina

I often forget how much I adore Italian food. The tastes and textures and its ability to surprise me with new and mouth-watering gems. Our latest discovery, Cecina, has been a blissful experience and one we’re delighted to share with you this morning.  In Italy, Cecina is a thin, crisp, […]

All The Flavours Of Siena

All The Flavours Of Siena

I don’t know about where you are, but boy is it cold in London today. I’m writing this with a stinking cold and the remnants of Christmas flu longing for sunnier climbs and sunshine on a plate. So without further ado, let us transport you to the beauty of Siena […]

Maremman Gastronomy, Simple and Genuine Cuisine

Maremman Gastronomy, Simple and Genuine Cuisine

The word Maremma instantly brings to mind endless green spaces, vast pastures, vineyards and olive groves constellating the landscape.Those who have never been there imagine a place where time has stopped, the typical habitat of the buttero, that is to say a shepherd on horseback, the Italian version of cowboys. […]

Sunday Lunch – Chicken Cacciatore

Sunday Lunch – Chicken Cacciatore

It’s Sunday Lunch and we’ve got some chicken pieces. We’re moving away from the more traditional Chasseur and Coq Au Vin today and heading straight to Italy and a classic hunter-style stew, packed with flavours and cooked on a low heat for an hour or so, so that the aromas of oregano […]

Where Is The Mozz?

Where Is The Mozz?

Welcome to Where Is The Mozz? This game packed with festive fun has been invented by our friends at Just Eat. Just Eat is great for those times when we fancy someone else cooking and they’ve based with game on their Our Pizza Box Puzzle  which recreates their boot camp world […]