In 1848, in the streets of Brooklyn, New York, a “dark”, almost black, chocolate cake was born, a cake to become synonymous with the taste of hell: blackout chocolate cake. With three layers of chocolate sponge, and three layers of chocolate custard, it is more than a “must” for the lovers of the addiction goddess.
A premium dish from a secondary cut of the pig: the shank; twice-cooked (braised and roasted slowly) in hob and oven; along with vegetables, porcini, wine and herbs to give a delicious sauce. Tender and succulent, the double cooked pork shank under its browned crispy skin stands proud on the table.
In less than an hour, people will remember you as the one who transformed humble lentils into an elegant pie. Try our gourmet legume quiche recipe and prepare to be surprised.
Without the use of mixers or rolling pins, only a spoon and a little tender love, the brioche bun will rise in the oven and become ready to support even the juiciest burger. A perfect homemade burger with caramelized onions and crispy French fries.
Cicero's and Horace's favorite dish, lasagna was propably the first pasta ever made most likely descending from the Greek bread "laganon". Layered and filled with different kinds of cream like nowadays but only enjoyed by the rich people. Oven baked lasagna with bolognese and béchamel sauce is their most popular version.
Magiritsa or Mayiritsa. A fabulous soup, traditionally served the evening before Greek Easter. With a slight twist, it becomes a gourmet dish and first course for a creative menu. This light and delicate version will pleasantly surprise anyone.