The RM Cooking Club has launched! click here to learn more

Hazelnut gremolata

Recipes
, Hazelnut gremolata

 

, Hazelnut gremolata
Hazelnut gremolata

 

Hazelnut gremolata….the kind a thing you just want to shove your whole face into and slurp the gorgeous lot up. I am sure it’s not just me.

Last night, I made a batch of this good stuff up to add / toss through a salad I was making for a family birthday. It takes happy dishes to even happier places.

I love it in winter sprinkled on slow cooked dishes. Try it on osso bucco or slow roasted lamb and on beef bourguignon…….don’t even start me.

Right now, in these warmer months, serve it with roast chicken and or tossed through slaw with added shreds of roasted chicken as well as lots of fresh herbs and citrus, such as I served last night

I love to sprinkle it on my hummus. I top my favourite soups with it. It is a wonder on fish…the list is endless.

Be sure to make more and store it in the fridge in an airtight container.

You can play around with it. Add orange instead of lemon. Add some mint and coriander and throw in an anchovy or two – oh yes you can and oh yes, you should!

 

Hazelnut gremolata

1 cup toasted hazelnuts
1 cup flat leaf parsley
1 lemon, zest
1 garlic clove, crushed
A little sea salt & freshly cracked black pepper

 

Now this part, is the very best of all………after you have toasted the hazelnuts, pulse to a rough ‘chop’ using your food processor or similar / desired equipment (you can, of course, do all of this by hand).

Add all other ingredients and pulse. I personally like my gremolata to have more texture to it but pulse to your preference.

Store in the fridge for up to 1 week. Go nuts (predictable right but I had to go there)….this gremolata just keeps on giving.

 

 

Leave a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Recommended Posts
Vegetarian sausage rolls Recipes

Vegetarian sausage rolls (that can also be made to be gluten free)

  Delicious vegetarian sausage rolls Sausage rolls are a family favourite at ours. A well made and flavour packed sausage roll is such a treat.   I have shared my recipe for the best sausage …

Read More →
Recipes

The best sausage rolls

  The best sausage rolls   How wonderful is the moment when you bite into a really great sausage roll? Soooooo good, right?   In my humble opinion, this recipe makes the most fabulous sausage …

Read More →
Individual flourless chocolate cakes Recipes

Individual flourless chocolate cakes

  Individual flourless chocolate cakes  These little cakes are an absolute treat. As a bonus, they are also gluten-free. In place of flour, we will use whipped egg whites to produce cupcakes with a light-as-air …

Read More →
Scroll to Top