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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 →

Fried zucchini flowers recipe with saffron batter

Fried Zucchini Flowers Recipe

There are many versions of fried zucchini flowers recipe (also known as Blossom squash) where the flowers are coated with different types of batter. I use a simple tempura batter equal parts of water and flour. Beside salt, I add saffron. As saffron is pollen, it actually enhances their flowery flavour. Save Save Save Save Save Save Fried Zucchini Flowers… Read more →

Zucchini Mushroom Quiche

Zucchini Mushroom Quiche Recipe

This zucchini mushroom quiche is full of healthy vegetables, cheese and ham. It can be served by itself or with a fresh salad to contrast its earthy flavour during the hot summer months. Here I use zucchini trombetta from Albenga, you can use normal zucchini, it is a great savoury meal. Save Save Related posts: The Amazing Zucchini Trombetta Albenga… Read more →