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Carne (Meat Dishes), Recipes

Pan fried chicken with roasted peppers

Over the last few months there have been numerous special Italian issues offered by our national food magazines – Jamie’s, Delicious and Olive. Now this has had me crazy/excited as it’s given me new material to read especially as they have featured some of my favourite Italian chefs and cooks […]

London, Places to eat, UK

Ida restaurant-Queens Park, London

    Walking down a quiet Victorian terraced street in Queens Park, North-West London, I approach one of my new favourite Italian resturants in the city, the wonderful Ida.  With a bright sage coloured exterior and white netted windows, you step into one of the most homely and cosiest resturants […]

Carne (Meat Dishes), Recipes

Veal Saltimbocca alla Romana

The Tiny Italian Meat Week has sadly come to an end but ending it with an absolute banger. Ending the week with a traditional Roman dish. Veal saltimbocca all romana. Pan-fried escalopes flavoured with earthy sage leaves and salty parma ham. This is real treat and the recipe is so simple that […]