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tomato passata recipe

Tomato Passata at Home

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Passata made with fresh tomatoes is best defined as the essential Italian ingredient for endless dishes and making it is such an important ritual. For many families the tradition is ...

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fresh basil pesto

Fresh Basil Pesto

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Fresh basil pesto is so easy to make and one of the most versatile condiments in Italian cooking. It originated in the region of Liguria and when made fresh the ...

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how to roast chestnuts in an oven

Roast Chestnuts

5 of 5 30 Minutes

Roasted chestnuts are a delicious nutty snack which are just perfect for the holiday season. The slightly crisp outer layer combined with a moist centre are such a fine textural ...

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chicken broth

Chicken Broth

5 of 5 120 Minutes

CHICKEN BROTH WITH CREPES: Chicken broth served with parmesan crepes is a traditional recipe from my Nonna’s region of Teramo in Abruzzo. It is a deliciously tasty slow cooked broth served ...

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best burger recipe

BEST Burger

5 of 5 5 Minutes

For the best burger recipe on the planet, my trusty food truck operating duo from Norma’s Bar are revealing the secrets to their burgers which have hit viral status in ...

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Butternut Squash Soup

5 of 5 60 Minutes

Butternut squash soup is a wholesome, delicious meal, and each family has their own version – now, here’s one with a twist! Join me along with Emmy nominated recording artist ...

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basil pesto recipe

Basil Pesto

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Basil Pesto is the second most used sauce in the world, originating from a beautiful Italian city called Genoa. In this recipe, I’ll show you how simple it is ...

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homemade gnocchi

Homemade Gnocchi

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Homemade Gnocchi are a favourite for so many pasta lovers and when hand made by Nonna they are even more irresistible! Learn how to make gnocchi from scratch - Calabrese ...

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how to make crepes


4.3 of 5 10 Minutes

How to make Crepes at home. Thin, light basic crepe recipe which can be used to create a savoury or a sweet dish. This is Nonna's homemade recipe

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Basic Italian Tomato Sauce

4 of 5 40 Minutes

How to Make Basic Italian Tomato Sauce Authentic Italian Tomato sugo, just like my family makes. The most important ingredients are good passata and fresh BASIL. It will make your kitchen ...

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