Saving at home – Eggplant and tuna rolls

EVERY DAY: AN EASY – FAST – AND CHEAP – RECIPE THAT SUITS EVERYONE

Hi everyone!

Do you want an amazing appetizer which is also quick to prepare? then these eggplant and tuna rolls are for you. They are very good grilled, but if you want a lighter version or if you have to make them in large quantities, you can cook them in a static oven at 200 ° for 15-20 minutes.

Let’s start:

EGGPLANT AND TUNA ROLLS

Ingredients for 4 people: 1 eggplant – cherry tomatoes – 120 g cream cheese (philadelphia type) – 50 g drained canned tuna – toothpicks

Preparation:

Cut the aubergine into half cm thick slices.

Grill them 3-4 minutes per side.

Mix the fresh cheese and tuna with a fork.

Spread it on the eggplant slices.

Roll them up. add a cherry tomato and stop with a toothpick. Keep in the fridge until serving time.

Enjoy your meal!

original recipe: https://www.gnamgnam.it/2020/09/29/involtini-di-melanzane-e-tonno.htm

Saving at home – Nutella pancakes

EVERY DAY: AN EASY – FAST – AND CHEAP – RECIPE THAT SUITS EVERYONE

Hi everyone!

The Nutella sweet pancakes are a fairly quick recipe because you don’t have to calculate the time for the dough to rest (and there isn’t even instant yeast), but, once the batter is ready, you can fry it directly.

Let’s start:

Nutella pancakes

Ingredients for 4 people: 125 ml of water – 40 g butter – 75 g flour – 2 eggs – Nutella sugar to decorate – oil for frying

Preparation:

Put the water and butter in a saucepan.

Melt the butter and pour the flour all once. Turn off the heat and stir until well combined. Put it back on the fire and cook for about one minute.

Transfer to a bowl and let it cool. Add an egg and incorporate it. Add the other egg and incorporate this too well and form your pancakes with the help of two teaspoons.

Cook for 8-10 minutes over low heat, stirring occasionally. Dry the excess oil and stuff with Nutella.

Dip the pancakes in sugar and serve hot.

Enjoy your meal!

original recipe: https://www.gnamgnam.it/2019/02/27/frittelle-dolci-alla-nutella.htm

Saving at home – Chocolate bread sticks

EVERY DAY: AN EASY – FAST – AND CHEAP – RECIPE THAT SUITS EVERYONE

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Chocolate breadsticks are the perfect dessert when you really only have a quarter of an hour available, more than a recipe it is a brilliant idea that will save you on several occasions.

Once covered with chocolate, you can decorate the bread sticks with little sugars, grains, smarties and so on, serve them to your guests or give them to children.

And why not, put them in the epiphany stocking.

Let’s start:

CHOCOLATE BREADSTICKS

Ingredients for 4 people: 6 BREADSTICKS – 50 G MILK CHOCOLATE, white or dark – decorative sugars

Preparation:

Melt the milk chocolate (or other chocolate you have chosen, or both) in a double boiler.

Cover the breadsticks. Place them on a sheet of baking paper and cover with the decorative sugars.

Let the chocolate solidify and serve your breadsticks.

Enjoy your meal!

original recipe: https://www.gnamgnam.it/2018/12/31/grissini-al-cioccolato.htm

Saving at home – Puff pastry swivels with ricotta and chocolate

EVERY DAY: AN EASY – FAST – AND CHEAP – RECIPE THAT SUITS EVERYONE

Hi everyone!

Swivels with ricotta and chocolate are a super quick idea to always keep noted in your recipe book.

They are prepared in a flash and you can eat them for breakfast, or for a snack.

Here you will find them simple, but if you want you can sprinkle them with icing sugar or even decorate them with a little melted chocolate.

Let’s start:

PUFF PASTRY SWIVELS WITH RICOTTA AND CHOCOLATE

Ingredients for 4 people: 1 roll of puff pastry – 250 g of ricotta – 60 g sugar – chocolate chips

Preparation:

Work the ricotta with the sugar. Unroll the puff pastry and place the ricotta on it.

Add the chocolate drops.

Roll everything up and cut into slices.

Bake in a preheated oven at 180 ° for 15-20 minutes.

Let it cool before serving.

Enjoy your meal!

original recipe: https://www.gnamgnam.it/2019/09/02/girelle-di-sfoglia-con-ricotta-cioccolato.htm

Saving at home – Puff pastry stars

EVERY DAY: AN EASY – FAST – AND CHEAP – RECIPE THAT SUITS EVERYONE

Hi everyone!

How about these beautiful puff pastry stars?

In this recipe they are stuffed with roast turkey and smoked cheese or other melting cheese.

Let’s start:

PUFF PASTRY STARS

Ingredients for 4 people: 1 roll of rectangular puff pastry – 30 g of roasted turkey – 40 g scamorza or other melting cheese

Preparation:

Unroll the puff pastry and cut into stars.

Put the chopped turkey and scamorza cheese on half of these.

Close and squeeze the edges well.

Arrange on a baking sheet lined with baking paper.

Bake in a preheated oven at 180 ° for 10-15 minutes. Your stars are ready to be served.

Enjoy your meal!

original recipe: https://www.gnamgnam.it/2020/08/10/stelle-di-san-lorenzo-rustiche.htm

Saving at home – Pumpkin pancakes

EVERY DAY: AN EASY – FAST – AND CHEAP – RECIPE THAT SUITS EVERYONE

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Pumpkin fritters are a delicious recipe that will appeal to even the younger ones.

They are very quick to prepare and once the batter is made you can immediately fry your pancakes.

If you also have some courgette flowers, you can cut them into small pieces and add them to the dough.

In no time you will have these fragrant fritters.

Let’s start:

PUMPKIN PANCAKES

Ingredients for 4 people: 350 g pumpkin – 150 g flour – 2 eggs – 50 ml of water – 30 g grated pecorino – 5 g instant yeast for savory pies – oil for frying – salt and pepper

Preparation:

Cut the pumpkin into cubes.

Steam it for 15-20 minutes or place it in the microwave with a cup of water at 800 watts for about 7 minutes.

The pumpkin will have to soften, if necessary, increase the cooking time by a few minutes.

Mash it with a fork. In a bowl, put the eggs, a little salt and the water.

Knead and add sifted flour and powder yeast. Add the pumpkin, pecorino and pepper.

Heat abundant seed oil and form your pancakes with the help of a spoon. Cook over medium heat for 2-3 minutes on the side.

Dry the excess oil and serve.

Enjoy your meal!

original recipe: https://www.gnamgnam.it/2018/10/23/frittelle-di-zucca.htm

Saving at home – Puff pastry flowers

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Puff pastry flowers and wurstel are a very quick and original idea, an alternative to the classic hot dogs with wurstel.

A few cuts and a particular arrangement will be enough to have a recipe that will enrich and embellish your table or your buffets.

For a vegetarian version you can try replacing the frankfurters with a small zucchini.

Let’s start:

PUFF PASTRY FLOWERS

Ingredients for 4 people: 1 roll of rectangular puff pastry – 6 frankfurters

Preparation:

Unroll the puff pastry, cut it into six parts and arrange the frankfurters inside each square, leaving a bit of space to roll them up.

Roll the sausages tightly. Remove the excess dough and make cuts at a distance of about one centimeter, leaving the pastry intact on one side.

Rotate the individual pieces, so as to see the frankfurters, being careful not to break the puff pastry that joins the various pieces.

Place the last piece towards the center and roll the petals around.

Join them well and arrange on a baking sheet lined with baking paper.

Bake in preheated oven at 180° for 15 minutes.

Enjoy your meal!

original recipe: https://www.gnamgnam.it/2018/09/26/fiori-di-pasta-sfoglia.htm

Saving at home – Pasta with tomato sauce and cream

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The pasta with tomato sauce and cream is a very fast first course, just long enough to cook the pasta, because the sauce is prepared in a flash.

The sauce, made with cream and tomato sauce, is so delicious that that everyone will ask you the recipe.

Let’s start:

PASTA WITH TOMATO SAUCE AND CREAM

Ingredients for 4 people: 160 g pasta – 200 ml cream – 80 ml tomato sauce – 100 g cooked ham or roasted turkey (optional) – 1/2 onion – parsley – extra virgin olive oil – salt and pepper

Preparation:

In a pan, brown the chopped onion.

Add the ham (or turkey) cut into strips or cubes, and lightly brown.

Add the cream, the tomato sauce and a little salt.

Let it thicken for a few minutes and add the pasta, after having it cooked in plenty of salted water.

Enjoy your meal!

original recipe: https://www.gnamgnam.it/2017/06/05/penne-al-baffo.htm

Saving at home – Greek pasta salad

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Hi everyone!

Today, just in time for lunch, we will try this Greek-style pasta salad!

It is a pasta salad made with feta, black olives and tomatoes, and, if you like, a little onion. 🙂 You can prepare the Greek pasta salad well in advance and keep it in the fridge until serving.

Let’s start:

GREEK PASTA SALAD

Ingredients for 4 people: 320g of pasta – 400g of cherry tomatoes – 250g of feta cheese – 50g of onions (optional) – 100g of pitted black olives – 8 basil leaves – extra virgin olive oil – salt and pepper

Preparation:

Cut the onions into strips.

Cut the feta into cubes.

Cut the cherry tomatoes into quarters and chop the basil.

In a bowl, mix all the ingredients of the dressing and add a little salt.

Cook the pasta in abundant salted water and once drained, cool it under a jet of cold water.

Add to the dressing.

Add a little bit of extra virgin olive oil, mix and serve the Greek pasta salad with a nice sprinkle of pepper.

Enjoy your meal!

original recipe: https://www.gnamgnam.it/2012/07/21/insalata-di-pasta-alla-greca.htm

Saving at home – Chicken and cheese rolls

EVERY DAY: AN EASY – FAST – AND CHEAP – RECIPE THAT SUITS EVERYONE

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These Chicken and cheese Wraps are one of those dishes that everyone will like: fried chicken breast with a tasty melting cheese filling! For a lighter version, you can cook the chicken rolls in a preheated oven at 180° for about 15-20 minutes, if you don’t have chicken you can also use veal, they will still be delicious!

Let’s start:

CHICKEN AND CHEESE ROLLS

Ingredients for 4 people: 1 slice of chicken breast – 1 slice of cooked ham or roast turkey – 1 slice of smoked cheese or stringy cheese to taste – 1 egg – breadcrumbs – oil for frying

Preparation:

Take the chicken breast and cover with plastic wrap. Mash it and cut it in half.

Put the ham (or roasted slice of turkey).

Add the cheese and roll up the rolls tightly.

Pass them in the beaten egg, then in the breadcrumbs and again in the egg and breadcrumbs again.

Fry in plenty of very hot oil.

Enjoy your meal!

original recipe: https://www.gnamgnam.it/2016/05/24/involtini-di-pollo-al-formaggio.htm