This tartufo di Pizzo recipe is one of Francesco Mazzei's favourite dishes from Calabria in Italy. Unwrapping the paper exterior reveals a chocolate ice cream bombe with a hidden centre of hazelnut ice cream, sugared hazelnuts and thick chocolate sauce.
Eggs in purgatory is a popular Italian breakfast or brunch recipe of baked eggs in a fiery tomato sauce. Francesco Mazzei spices up his version with 'nduja sausage and serves with quail eggs and toasted sourdough.
What could be more comforting than this Welsh Lamb ragù recipe? With some quality ingredients, such as smoked ricotta, and cheffy techniques, Francesco Mazzei elevates a dish of humble origins to a thing of gourmet beauty.
These m'pigliati (Calabrian mince pies) from Francesco Mazzei's Mezzogiorno: Francesco Mazzei Recipes from Southern Italy are beautifully moist when drenched with mosto cotto, They're perfect served with a glass of Marsala, and are a great sweet treat for friends and family during the afternoon.
Francesco Mazzei's baccalá stuffed courgette flowers recipe is a real celebration of summer. Beautifully presented with edible flowers and crisp salads, the flowers are stuffed with creamy salted cod baccalá and grilled with cheese to serve.