My Week in Food

It’s quite a while since I last wrote one of these posts but they’re fun to do occasionally and a great way to mention favourite restaurants I revisit and recipes I cook again. It’s been a good week of friends, food and expeditions. Come and share it with me …   Friday I had a […]

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Caprese Muffins with Mascarpone Ice Cream

I’ve written before about Torta Caprese – a delicious flour-free chocolate and almond cake – which is a family favourite. We regularly make it for birthdays and other celebrations. It’s the celebratory nature of the cake for the family that made it come to mind when my son Jonathan was discussing with me that he […]

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Torta Caprese al Limone

Torta Caprese is a wonderful chocolate and almond cake that comes from the island of Capri, just off Naples (see Torta Caprese e un pranzo italiano post). When I was on the nearby island of Ischia last September with my daughter Nicola, we had a lovely lemon version of the cake and I’ve been meaning […]

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