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Crostata – Rustic Fruit Pie

Crostata – Rustic Fruit Pie

Crostata  As its name suggests this dish has its home in Italy and is a very simple way to make a pie without too much fuss Рwith very little rolling and cutting out of pastry. Crostata with plums and strawberries Рyou can see where the rustic comes...
Broad Beans

Broad Beans

Broad Beans are a favourite mid-winter vegetable of mine. Here are three unique ways to cook and enjoy them – in a Greek dish with artichokes, a salad with shaved peccorino and a Sicillian dip.