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London, Places to eat

Briciole – Marylebone – London

I’m always up for trying out a new restaurant recommendation. I love finding about Italian restaurants that I’ve never heard of from friends. There have been so many new Italian fancy restaurants that have opened up in London over the last year. So it’s refreshing to eat somewhere a bit more traditional in aesthetic, […]

Fish & Seafood, Pies and Tarts, Recipes

Italian Cod Mushroom Pie

The final edition to Italian pie week in the TTI kitchen, is this gorgeous cod and mushroom pie. Inspired by a recipe found in the classic Silver Spoon cookbook, it has flavours nodding to seasonal Autumn/winter ingredients. I even had the time to make the shortcrust pastry by scratch but […]

Recipes, Soup & Stews, Vegetarian

Vegetable minestrone with pesto

During the last couple of weeks I have been cooking and eating everything I desire, not giving calories a second thought. However, the problem with being half Italian, is that I may have the Italian mamma gene and need to be careful not to over indulge incase I end up being […]

Recipes, Soup & Stews, Vegetarian

Italian Cauliflower tomato stew

The final dish I cooked this week in the name of cauliflower lovin’, is a this delicious cauliflower tomato stew. The recipe is inspired by an ancient Le Marche (an eastern Italian region) dish which originally uses a special type of anchovy from the region. In this recipe, I have used […]