Italian Loaded Wedges

Italian Loaded Wedges with tomato, cheese and basil

These wedges are the perfect thing to serve at your next party or BBQ, just dive in with a fork and you’re good to go. Stacked with chicken, bacon, cheese, basil and tomato – all Italian food lovers will be in heaven!

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Traditional Italian Lasagne

Traditional Italian Lasagna - Fresh Ideas

The prep time on this traditional Italian lasagne means you’ll be enjoying a couple of red wines as you go! If you really, truly want to wow someone with the genuine taste of Italy, you need to give this lasagne recipe a whirl. And remember, the perfect lasagne needs the best¬†pasta and cheese! Serves: 4…

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Best ever simple speedy lasagne

Best ever simple speedy lasagne This fab best ever simple speedy lasagne recipe adds that extra touch of yumminess to your lasagne thanks to the addition of a very special ingredient. Serves: 6 Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil 1 onion, finely diced 1 teaspoon crushed garlic 1 kg lean beef mince 2 x 400gms diced…

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Italian Easter Buns

Italian Easter Buns fresh fast

So what is so Italian about these Easter Buns? The bread is enriched with eggs and butter, and candied fruit. Glace peaches, oranges etc are added. Also, the distinctive flavour of anise or fennel seed is used instead of more traditional spices. Italian Easter Buns are at their best fresh from the oven with butter…

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Chicken Fettuccine

Chicken Fettuccini - Fresh Ideas

Chicken Fettuccine We love pasta dishes that are equally wonderful to your taste buds and kind to your purse. Just you try and resist this Chicken Fettuccine! Serves: 4 Ingredients 1 tablespoon butter 1 whole garlic clove 3 or 4 zucchini 6 or 8 large portabello mushrooms 1 capsicum 150ml Cream 1 whole smoked chicken…

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Chicken Cacciatore

Chicken Cacciatore Want to inspire your taste buds with a gorgeous Italian chicken dish? Look no further than Chicken Cacciatore! Serves: 6 Ingredients 1 onion, finely chopped 2 garlic cloves, crushed Olive oil 2 x 400g tins cherry tomatoes 4 tbsp mascarpone a handful of basil 6 chicken breasts, skin on Method Heat the oven…

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Chickpea Risoni with Crispy Bacon

Chickpea Risoni with Crispy Bacon - Fresh Ideas

If you love all the goodness that chickpeas bring, the energy that pasta powers you up, and the heavenly thoughts that crispy bacon gives you, then you’ll adore this gorgeous Italian chickpea risoni recipe. It’s like a soupy risotto but it’s not rice nor soup! Italiano perfecto. Serves 5 You need: 250g dried chickpeas 5…

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Easy Peazy Pizza Dough

Easy Peazy Pizza Dough - Fresh Ideas

Pizza bases are super easy to make and they will fill the house with that delicious fresh bread smell. Mmmm, I’ve gone all Italiana aroma.

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