Preparation tips

Beater

This is a common cooking tool, useful for whipping fresh heavy cream

Blender

A valuable ally in all cuisines, it is used for preparing shakes, fruit sorbets, soups and sauces. In coffee-based recipes it is mostly used for making cocktails. A wide variety of models are available on the market: when choosing yours, make sure it can chop ice.

Boston Shaker

Used for mixing ingredients, especially when preparing cocktails, this tool is made up of two elements: a fi rst container, usually made of stainless steel, and a second one, with a smaller circumference, often made of glass. The two pieces interlock so that the contents can be shaken.