STRAWBERRY JAM

By | May 26th, 2019|Bez glutena, Canning, Preserve & Freezing, Food, Hrana, Konzerviranje|

Ingredients: 1 kg cleaned strawberries 500 g sugar 1 pouch Želin (or other natural pectin/gelling agent) Method: Stem the strawberries and wash gently under running water. Leave to drain. Process with a (hand) blender. (If you prefer “coarse” to “smooth” jam, dice the strawberries using a knife.) Weigh. Place in a cooking pot and [...]

SFOGLIATELLE (LOBSTER TAIL PASTRIES)

By | February 3rd, 2019|Desserts, Food|

A pastry typical for southern Italy. It was first made by a nun of the Santa Rosa Monastery in Conca dei Marini (the Amalfi Coast) in the 17th century. In the 19th century the recipe was “upgraded” by a Naples-based pastry chef Pasquale Pintauro whose shop was on Naples’s renowned street – via Toledo. [...]