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Tag: Italian

Antonio Carluccio and Cirio Tomatoes

Antonio Carluccio and Cirio Tomatoes

You’re going to be so jealous when I tell you what I got up to last night…  At the Institute of Good Housekeeping Dining Rooms in Soho, London, I attended an event to celebrate the 160th anniversary of Cirio Italian Tomatoes and tasted some delicious […]

REVIEW: Donnelli’s Pizzaria, Norwich

REVIEW: Donnelli’s Pizzaria, Norwich

Like many people, I was sad to hear last year that Tea and Little Cakes (TALC) in Norwich had closed. I used to love it in there and their breakfasts were especially good! However, rather than mourn the loss I can now celebrate as the […]

Affogato

Affogato

I recently told you about my fab new coffee gadget, the Minipresso. Whilst playing with it and looking for recipes that would make a quality shot of espresso shine, I was reminded of the traditional Italian dessert of affogato. “Affogato” literally translates to “drowned” and […]

London Day Out: Choccywoccydoodah, Bocca Di Lupo and More!

London Day Out: Choccywoccydoodah, Bocca Di Lupo and More!

As some of you might know, it was my birthday a couple of weeks ago. I am now 26 and, believe me, that feels OLD! My birthday present from Chris was a lovely day out in London, eating as much as we could and then […]

REVIEW: Jamie’s Italian, Norwich

REVIEW: Jamie’s Italian, Norwich

On Tuesday this week, we paid a visit to Jamie’s Italian in Norwich with a couple of friends. They’ve been getting a bit of a bad press lately with people mentioning it’s never very busy or they feel it is overpriced; but I have had […]