Our Recipes

Morello Cherry Sorbet

Ingredients

1kg morello cherry puree
300g water
100g glucose
200g caster sugar

Method

– In a pan heat the water, glucose and 340g sugar until all the ingredients
have dissolved approx 80c.
– Cool slightly.
– Whisk in the cherry puree and pour into ice cream machine.
– Churn until smooth and set.
– Store in the freezer
– If you don’t have an ice cream machine freeze in a container and return to
mix the sorbet every hour until set.

Amaretti Biscuit

Ingredients

680g ground almond
680g caster sugar
240g egg whites
30ml amaretto

Method

– Mix almond powder and caster sugar
– Whisk egg whites to soft peaks.
– Mix almond powder mix with whisked egg whites and finally the amaretto
– Chill mix
– Roll into balls weighed 50grams and roll in a mixture of caster sugar and
demererra sugar.
– Bake at 175’c for 12 mins

Parmesan Croquettes

Ingredients

10kg potato (to make 5kg of cooked flesh)
200g pasteurized egg yolk
1kg pre-grated parmesan
1kg grated block mozzarella
Salt 
Pepper
Crushed capelli d’angelo pasta
Whole egg
Flour

Method for the mix

  • Bake potatoes in skin
  • Scoop flesh and pass through a moulis
  • Mix parmesan, mozzarella, egg yolk, salt and pepper into potato in a mixer using paddle
  • Ball into 40g balls and freeze.

To Panne (cover the balls):

Dip in flour, then beaten egg, then add the capelli pasta.

Deep fry at 180 C for 3 minutes. Serve with generous amounts of shaved parmesan.

Parmesan croquettes, Benoli Italian restaurant, Norwich