There are big gourmet players you can't leave off your menu when you're offering diners an authentic taste of Italy – your customers have set expectations about what's on offer, and it's important to get it right. It's time to make sure the gourmet Godfathers are in your menus' inner circle. Chef, meet the Italian Godfathers.
Have you got a margherita pizza on your menu? This is The Don – a simple pizza to plate, easy to prepare and still manages to pack in authentic flavour when the right ingredients are used. Get your margherita pizzas to taste like a part of Italy when you use Knorr Tomato Pronto for the ultimate base, topped with mozzarella fior di latte, fresh basil and olive oil. With these ingredients you'll be serving up an authentic tasting dish from Italy's southern region.
This is the benchmark pasta, a staple throughout Italy – meet El Capo, Pasta con Pomodoro. It's a simple pasta dish, accompanied by a tomato-based sauce and topped with fresh basil. When you have Knorr Tomato Pronto, it's easy to offer this dish and know you're saving time in the kitchen. Offer the El Capo with penne, spaghetti, garganelli, cannelloni or orecchiette, and a side of grated Parmesan, as well as olive oil for the final authentic touch. If you feel your El Capo needs a boost, sprinkle Robertsons Veggie Seasoning to your tomato-based sauce, and introduce a more robust flavour to the dish.
Don Padro is none other than one of the oldest Italian dishes – lasagne, made world famous by its variation, Lasagne alla Bolognese. This boss dish is a wonderful, warm comfort food all diners love. The fool proof trick to Italian authenticity is to use Italian ingredients … they matter. When cooking your lasagne, give a hit to the pressure when you use Knorr Tomato Pronto as a perfect Italian sauce to add to your delicious, Robertsons Italian Herb spiced ground beef – cutting down time in the kitchen without compromising on taste.
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Introducing the boss of bosses – Pasta alla Bolognese. This is the crowning pasta dish – it's a classic, easy to prepare, and packs in flavour as well as the comfort diners love. Slow cooking your meat sauce, made with Knorr Tomato Pronto, allows flavours to reach full robustness for a true taste of Italy. Serve Pasta alla Bolognese with penne, spaghetti, garganelli, cannelloni or orecchiette, and a side of grated Parmesan, as well as olive oil... and just like that, you've brought Italy to your diners.
You've met the Italian Godfathers, just remember the best is canned in Knorr Tomato Pronto, and it's available for order via Webshop with Loyalty Points for you to earn on each order made. Don't hold back, get your Culinary Inner Circle's ingredients today.