"One of the very nicest things about life is the way we must regularly stop whatever it is we are doing and devote our attention to eating."—Luciano Pavarotti

Delicatezza Christmas Cakes Now On Sale

If you love the old-fashioned taste of pure plump, moist Christmas cakes—Peter's creations are hard to pass by. 
These fruity delicacies will be the star attraction christmas gift or easily shared amongst your family. Beautifully decorated with lots of ribbon and christmas trim you are bound to "ohh" and "argh" when you see them. These cute little treats will be on sale from Tuesday, 9 October for only $29!

Delicatezza’s Catering Menu

Delicatezza’s catering menu is beautifully prepared by Owner and Chef Peter Shaw.  His creations are delicious and honest. He constantly leaves his customers impressed with his hand made food—baked and prepared daily at Delicatezza.  
Whether it’s a corporate function, morning tea or private function Delicatezza can customise their catering menu to suit your needs and budget. 
Delicatezza is renowned for their quality. Servicing a superb deli range of delicious meats and being extremely passionate about cheese, they constantly delight their customers with new and exciting catering options. As a point of difference Peter compliments all sandwiches with his own personalised condiments.
Peter’s cakes and slices are heavenly—each with their own personality and taste. You are definitely guaranteed freshness and excellence at all times.

Antipasto platters—As a guide we recommend a $40 platter for 2 people.

Delux all inclusive Deli platter includes fine meats, specialty cheese, pate, antipasto, housemade chutneys and sourdough.
We can cater to all budgets, so please ask.  

Sandwiches—Bakery sandwich loaf $9.50 per sandwich.

Double smoked ham, swiss cheese, piccalilli relish, salad
Wagyu, beetroot relish, semi dried tomatoes, rocket, vintage cheddar
Smoked chicken breast, Adelaide Hills brie, toasted almonds, avocado, lettuce
Smoked salmon, tomato kasundi, brinjal eggplant pickle, lettuce, avocado
Adelaide Hills goats curd, onion jam, roast capsicum, pumpkin, pesto, rocket
Salami, pesto, olives, semidried tomatoes, eggplant, rocket.

8 generous side salads.
Roast pumpkin w roast tomato, balsamic onion, goats cherve and toasted walnuts $48
Quinoa salad w sumac roasted sweet potato, cucumber, mint, parsley, almonds, mung beans, marinated feta, lemon and pomegranate dressing $48
Nicoise salad w potatoes, beans, olives, egg, capers, tomato and spanish onion $48
Pesto pasta w semidried tomato, basil, pinenuts and olives $48
Rocket, pear & parmesan salad with parsley, basil and grana padano cheese $35

Potato Tortilla $45Serves 8
A little bit of Spain on your tastespuds. Our Tortilla española is a fried potato-and-egg cake baked using a generous amount of fragrant olive oil. It’s one of our best sellers. A delicious savoury treat.
Fruit Platter $65Serves 12
A selection of fresh fruits in season.
Fruit Muffins $5.50 ea (½ doz $30) 
Apple and cinnamon tea loaf, a lovely moist loaf, a quick toasting and some butter and you’ll be transported back to granny’s house $28
Health slice, pepita, linseed, sunflower and sesame seed bound with a peanut and honey caramel and a pinch of 70% Lindt chocolate $4
A fascinating variety of flavours  $2.20 ea or ½ doz for $12 
Cakes–26cm 12 generous serves (includes creme chantilly) 
Orange and almond cake (gf) classic moist cake with no gluten or dairy $49
Lemon, almond and polenta cake (gf) from the River Café in London $49
Pineapple and coconut cake (gf) a beautifully presented moist cake     $53
Quinoa flourless chocolate cake with soft chocolate frosting $54
Financier tart, a sweetcrust tart layered with jam, almond filling  and topped with caramalised seasonal fruit $49 
Caramalised peach upside down cake,  a truly beautiful cake $49
Lemon yoghurt cake with a classic glazed lemon finish    $35

For your special occasion ask us about our celebration cakes.

Chubby Bunnies for Easter

Peter has just made a batch of 'Chubby Bunnies'. 
If you haven't tried these delicious little creations you must come in and visit us soon....before they all disappear. They have a rich chocolate fudge brownie base and a beautiful soft strawberry marshmallow top. Oh my Oh my Oh my!

Delicatezza is now on Twitter!

Delicatezza is now on Twitter! Follow us and we will follow you! Our tweets can also be seen on our blog. If it's worth hearing about—it's worth tweeting about.

Moreish Macaroon's

Indulge in one of our macaroon's at Delicatezza.  
These gorgeous macaroon's come in various flavours such as popcorn (wow!), peanut butter and jelly (yum!), orange blossom (cute!) lemon and lime (ohh!), and blueberry (sweet). Come in and try one. You won't be disappointed....well unless we run out.

Reopening in 2012

Happy New Year everyone. We hope you are all having a lovely break—as we are. 
Delicatezza will be reopening on Thursday, 19 January 2012 so we will see you bright and early for your morning coffee and maybe an order of french toast? Peter's French Toast is back on the menu by popular demand—served with passionfruit  mascarponepoached fruit and lime. YUM! See you all next week.