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Fagioli all'uccelletto - a typical dish from Tuscany made of beans cooked in a delicious tomato and sage sauce.
The recipe for Blue Borage Honey Ice Cream served with Honey Glazed Walnuts and warm honey.
A fun party idea: Sweet Sushi made with mini Swiss rolls, icing, shredded coconut and fondant toppings!
Sea Marshmallow Pops made with candy melts and fondant - for my daughter's 5th birthday party!
My eldest daughter's 5th birthday cake: The Little Mermaid... made of fondant!
A healthy birthday cake that doesn't compromise on taste and looks: The Little Mermaid Yogurt cake!
Falsomagro - Sicilian stuffed flank steak.
A recipe for a delicious meat sauce and a tutorial on how to make Cavatelli.
Heart shaped shortbread dipped in dark chocolate.
Home-made pumpkin gnocchi served with a butter and sage sauce and Parmigiano Reggiano.
A recipe for Rooibos tea and Lavender Sorbet, perfect both as a palate cleanser and a dessert.
Cannelloni al pesto: Italian egg pasta rolls filled with pesto, potatoes and green beans.
White Chocolate & Raspberry Verrines with Mascarpone & Yogurt Cream
Gnocchi alla Sorrentina - baked potato gnocchi with tomato sauce and stretchy mozzarella.
Aussie Burger with the lot - a sandwich filled with lettuce, tomato, beef patty, cheese, ketchup, beetroot, fried onions, bacon, pineapple and a fried egg on the top!
Blue Persian Salt Caramel Sauce - the perfect ice cream topping!
Cabbuci - Sicilian bread made with durum wheat flour and traditionally cooked in a wood fired oven.
Curried Carrot and Coconut Soup served with puff pastry crostini.
Muhammara - A Middle Eastern capsicum and walnut dip!
Olive Oil and Lemon Cookies - crunchy cookies made with an egg yolk, water and extra virgin olive oil mayonnaise.
Cantucci - traditional Tuscan biscotti with almonds.
Chivo Guisado - aka braised goat Dominican style!
Chocolate Panna Cotta - The recipe with step by step instructions on how to make this classic Italian dessert.
Home-made falafel served in warm whole meal pita with a yoghurt sauce.
Happy Chinese New Year - a tutorial on how to make Chinese 5 spice eggless sugar cookies and how to decorate them.
My family recipe for a very popular Sicilian street food: Arancine - fried balls of saffron rice filled with either a meat or a cheese sauce.
Baci di Alassio - Chewy hazelnut cookies sandwiched with whipped dark chocolate ganache.
Slices of bread, covered with a thick meat sauce, topped with cheese, breaded and fried.
The recipe with step by step instructions for Cazzilli - Crocchè di patate, a very popular street food from Palermo!
Pomegranate Martini - A refreshing drink made with orange liqueur, vodka and pomegranate juice: perfect for Christmas or New Year's Eve!
Il Siciliano Cocktail - The recipe for a refreshing drink inspired by Sicily: Grand Marnier, orange juice and lime.
Polpi bolliti - One of the many dishes of my Sicilian Street Food New Year's Eve Party.
Parcel shaped pasta stuffed with Parmigiano Reggiano and served in chicken broth.
Supplì al telefono - Fried rice balls filled with gooey mozzarella cheese, typical street food from Rome.