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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. Jump to Recipe 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… Read more →

American homemade pancakes

American Homemade Pancakes

Homemade pancakes are the perfect breakfast when children’s friends are staying for sleepover. They are not common in Europe, as you cannot easily find the prepared mix. The ingredients for this recipe are easily available in every European store. Jump to Recipe   When I make them for young children I use Animal or Transport shapes moulds which a friend… Read more →

preparing amuse bouche for 100 people

Preparing Amuse Bouche for 100 Guests

Amuse Bouche, literately translating as pleasing the palate, are one-bite size finger food usually served in French restaurant before the meal. A practical way to reduce waste at parties. Saturday the 14th of January, I was commissioned by Mr Joseph le Chapelain, Mayor of Saint Paul de Vence, to provide canapés for 100 guests, for the “Mayor’s Wishes for 2017″… 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. Jump to Recipe 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,… Read more →

Easy Tuna Potatoes Loaf

Easy Tuna Potatoes Loaf

This tuna potatoes 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. Jump to Recipe Since it can be done in advance, it is a handy option for informal buffet parties. This recipe was very popular… Read more →