Chelsea Fammartino Recipes

 Chelsea Fammartino Recipes

Former Masterchef contestant Chelsea Fammartino has provided some recipes for Denis Walter listeners. View them and here and let us know if you enjoyed them.

ROAST VEGETABLE AND FETTA PIE

Ingredients

1 x 400g sheet shortcrust or puff pastry

3 cups of cooked vegetables of your choice

3 roma tomatoes, quatered

2 garlic cloves crushed

60ml (1/4 cup) olive oil

2 tablespoons chopped rosemary

2 tablespoons freshly grated parmesan

Directions

1. Pre-heat oven to 180, lightly grease a 23cm pie plate

2. Lay pastry into the plate, line with baking paper and rice and blind bake for 10 min. Remove paper and rice and bake for a further 5 min.

3. Toss all vegies with garlic, oil and rosemary, then fill pastry case. Dot with fetta and sprinkle with parmesan. Bake for 20 min, serve with a green salad.

AUNTY MARIA’S BISCOTTI:

Ingredients

11/2 teaspoons baking powder

3/4 cup blanched almonds

21/2 teaspoons vanilla extract Directions

Place flour, baking powder, sugar and almonds in a bowl, mix togethet

Add eggs and vanilla mix well to form a dough

Divide the dough into 2

Place dough on lightly floured surface and kneed each piece until smooth

Shape into logs and flatten slightly

Place the logs on a baking tray lined with non stick paper, bake for 35 min

Remove and allow to cool

Cut logs into 5mm (1/4 inch) thick slices and place on a lined baking tray, bake for a further 10-15 min until crisp

Serve with espresso coffee or liqueur

CHELSEA’S CHOCOLATES:

Ingredients

100g crushed unsalted peanuts

Ice-cube trays (or chocolate molds)

Directions

Melt chocolate and copha together in a metal bowl over simmering water

Fill molds 1/3 with melted chocolate, followed by 1/4 teaspoon Nutella

Top the Nutella with 1 hazelnut

Mix remaining chocolate with crushed nuts and fill chocolate molds to the top, refrigerate for 1 hour and turn out of mold

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Chelsea Fammartino Recipes

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