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braccio forno venetzia

Introducing the Braccio – the best tool for your wood fired oven

May 5, 2023

We are very excited to introduce the Braccio del Forno (Arm of the Oven), the tool you never knew you needed for your Forno Venetzia wood fired oven (Torino and Bellagio Series models only).  The braccio allows real hardwood fired grilling or broiling or a combination of both. Braccio: Removable grill and baking sheet by Forno Venetzia wood fired oven…

bringing wood fired oven to temp

How to reach high temp in a wood fired oven?

April 9, 2023

We’ve been asked many times so we delivered! How to get your wood fired pizza oven to temperature? We filmed a video showcasing our preferred method for reaching high temperatures (750-900F) in your Forno Venetzia wood fired oven. If we can do it in the midst of Canadian winter, so can you, wherever you live! The caveat? Cooking pizzas in…

grilled wood fired prime rib roast

Wood fired prime rib roast

December 21, 2022

It can be stressful to make a prime rib roast to host for the Holidays but the result is well worth the effort! Cooking a prime rib roast in a wood fired oven Cooking a prime rib roast might be easier in a regular kitchen oven but the taste you’ll get from cooking your prime rib roast in your Forno…

potatoes au gratin

Cheesy au gratin potatoes

December 21, 2022

The dauphinoise potatoes or cheesy au gratin potatoes do not really need an introduction. A great classic of French cuisine, the potatoes au gratin is a perfect side dish that is relatively easy to prepare, always popular and ideal for a large table. We’ve made it to accompany our perfect wood fired prime rib roast this Holiday. Lookup the recipe…

Marrow bones recipe


September 16, 2022

One of the very fancy appetizers one can order in a French Bistrot is marrow bones. But they can be made at a fraction of the price, at home, in your Forno Venetzia wood fired oven. Your guests will be very impressed and the entire recipe will take you very little active work! In fact wood fired marrow bones might…

wood fired empanadas

Wood fired empanadas de Pino

June 23, 2022

Making wood fired empanadas de Pino, the classical chilean empanada recipe, is easier than you think! You can buy ready make empanada dough or, even better, make it yourself. Cooking your empanadas in your wood fired oven makes for the best empanadas. Once you’ve mastered this recipe, you can make so many more empanada recipe, sweet or savoury.   Classic…