Tag Archives: ALMONDS

Chocolate Cake from an Island – La Torta Caprese

Chocolate cake is nearly everyone’s favourite.  And this is my favourite chocolate cake to prepare for one simple reason: it is easy to make.  I am not a baker by calling and this recipe ruffles none of my cake-making fear-mongering … Continue reading

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Mussels are even mightier with the addition of Almonds

This is not my recipe … I drew inspiration for it from an Italian TV programme featuring a husband-and-wife pair (Santo and Addolorata) cooking together in their farmhouse ‘Masseria Sciarra’ in Sicily.  It is a seafood dish of mussels with … Continue reading

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