Author(s): Nicole Herft
With over 50 easy-to-follow recipes, Little Italy is full of tempting finger food for all occasions. From quick and simple snacks to elegant, flavoursome canapes, those who love Italy and its food will delight in the recipes on offer. Entice your guests with some of Italy's finest flavours, including zucchini fritti with smoked garlic aioli, Parma ham, fig and gorgonzola bruschetta, pizzettes and arancini balls. For those with a love of sweet treats, there are tiny lemon polenta cakes, biscotti, chocolate truffles, tiramisu and an Aperol granita that will get everyone in the party mood. With charming styling throughout, Little Italy is full of irresistible, bite-sized Italian goodness.
Nicole Herft trained as a chef specialising in Italian cuisine, and now works as a food stylist for TV, magazines and books. She has worked with many of the industry greats, including Ina Garten on her Barefoot Contessa TV show and with the team on UK TV's One's Saturday Kitchen. She remains a serial entertainer who loves to serve delicious, simple food to her guests.