Italian Street Food: Hazelnut, chocolate and pistachio gelati

Love a new cook book!

One of my favourite local blogs is Italy On My Mind.  Start reading it if you don’t already! Written by Paola Bacchia it covers Italian food including Paola’s own family recipes which have been passed down the generations.  Paola also has a drool worthy Instagram account where she posts photos of her cooking and also

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How to make Ottolenghi’s roasted sweet potato and fresh fig salad


I’m not really one for New Years resolutions.   There will be no detox or diet happening at Chez Gourmet Chick this January but I have been craving salads and lighter meals as a result of all the Christmas indulgence.  Inspiration came in the form of my newest cookbook Ottolenghi’s Jerusalem.  It’s a beautiful book

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