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the easiest and quickest homemade hummus

Easiest Homemade Hummus

This homemade hummus is my ‘magical fix’ when guests show up unexpectedly. I always have a can of chickpeas in the cupboard, some garlic and lemon. I mix all the ingredients together in a blender and within seconds the humus dip is made. I also keep a supply of baguette in the freezer for such occasions, however it is best… Read more →

American Homemade Pancakes

Pancakes are the perfect breakfast when children’s friends are staying for sleepover. For the young ones I use Animal or Transport shapes moulds which a friend brought me from USA. Pancakes immediately become the best breakfast they ever had. For teenagers moulds wouldn’t work, speed and quantity is what makes them happy. Time to prepare 30 minutes: difficulty low Storage… Read more →

Swordfish recipes roasted wheel

Swordfish Wheel

A swordfish wheel is easy to make and perfect for entertaining a large number of guests, a wheel will serve up to 8 people. This recipe is from my belated uncle Natale Zerbi who, as the oldest in the family, would often entertain all family members, more than 50 guests at times. My cousin Domenico, his son, is keeping with… Read more →

Tuna Loaf with Potatoes

Tuna loaf with potatoes can be made ahead of time and is served cold. If you know you will be home late, it is nice to know dinner is in the fridge ready to be served. It is also a handy option for informal buffet parties. Calories per serving 574; Time to prepare 30 minutes; Easy Storage Recommendations Not suitable… Read more →

Tuna Loaf

This Tuna Loaf can be made ahead of time and is served cold. If you know you will be home late, it is nice to know dinner is in the fridge ready to be served. Calories per serving 362; Time to prepare 1 hour; Easy Storage Recommendations Not suitable for the freezer To prepare hours ahead For instructions on recipes… Read more →

Pasta a Frittata

This is not even a recipe; it is what I do when I have leftover pasta. My favourite pasta a frittata is made with leftover linguni with pesto, but it can be made with any pasta. Calories per serving 587; Time to prepare 5 minutes; Easy Storage Recommendations Not suitable for the freezerBest to eat warm but it is fine… Read more →