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    Pasta e Ceci


    Pasta & Ceci is one of the most traditional Italian pasta

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Pasta, Soup

Pasta e Ceci

Pasta & Ceci is one of the most traditional Italian pasta soups.  It’s worth cooking the chickpeas with two bay leaves and some bacon, but the pressure cooker method and the cheat are still delicious. Traditional Method Pasta e Ceci: Pressure Cooker Method Skip the bacon if you are using […]

pane tagliato
Baking, Bread

Italian Sourdough

This Italian Sourdough is by far my favourite bread you will need some sourdough starter and a cast iron pot with a lid. If you don’t have a sourdough starter you can try Pane Casereccio that only needs yeast.

pane casereccio
Baking, Bread

Pane Casereccio

This Pane Casereccio is the most typical of Italian breads. It’s super easy and requires pretty much no kneading. You will need a cast iron pot with a lid.  

Irish beed stew
Recipe, Stews

Irish Stew

I feel a little bit guilty because I’m cheating… But yeah let’s use shop bought chicken kievs! It can be served in different ways, chips, rice and roasted pumping works fabulously. Another popular way to serve it is with boiled vegetables mixed in wit the sauce.

Curries

Chicken Katzu Curry

I feel a little bit guilty because I’m cheating… But yeah let’s use shop bought chicken kievs! It can be served in different ways, chips, rice and roasted pumping works fabulously. Another popular way to serve it is with boiled vegetables mixed in wit the sauce.

bechamel sauce
Sauces

Béchamel Sauce

The secret, as with any roux based sauce, is to use fat and flower in equal measure (by weight). Ok “Something to add flavours to the milk” sounds a bit vague, but it should be! It depends where the sauce is going to be used. A bay leave, an onion […]

Jam, Preserves

Courgette Jam

With this recipe you can use courgette or marrows, but yellow courgettes work best. (*) There are two ways to check that jam is set. The easiest one is to get a jam thermometer, once the jam has reached 105 degree Celsius it’s ready. The other one is to put […]