Why we love great Italian

Tognini's food philosophy

We invite you into our world of fantastic food, catering and coffee. The Tognini’s team endeavours to continually grow our range of speciality deli products, provide fresh and delicious catering to our clients and offer exceptional meals and coffee which will keep you coming back for more. Located in Milton, Spring Hill and Fortitude Valley, the Tognini’s stores are family run businesses with 20+ years of experience in the food industry. The businesses are established around a common passion for gourmet food, entertaining and good coffee. Tognini’s has, is and always will be a leading provider of delicious food, coffee and catering in Brisbane. The Tognini’s team loves what they do and hope you love it too!

Buon Appetito!

Five things you didn't know about us

If my house caught fire and I could only grab 5 kitchen tools:

  1. Kitchen Aid 
    2. My Mum’s silver tablespoons 
    3. Chef’s knife
    4. Coffee machine  
    5. Favourite wooden spoon with hole in middle 

If Zombies broke into my apartment and I could only grab 5 cookbooks:

  1. Mum’s CWA cookbook circa 1949
    2. Latest purchase: Jerusalem by Yotam Ottolenghi 
    3. Women’s Weekly Best Ever recipes circa 1980’s
    4. Made in Sicily by Georgio Locatelli 
    5. The Art of Pasta by Lucio Galletto 

Top 5 kitchen essentials you might not have yet:

  1. Pressure cooker 
    2. Mandoline
    3. Thermomix TM31  
    4. Steam Oven 
    5. Vacola Preserving Pot 

Favourite 5 ingredients that we would take to a deserted tropical island:

  1. BUTTER 
    2. Wine 
    3. Cheese – Roquefort + Fromage d ‘Affinois 
    4. Vegemite + Vita wheats 
    5. Bottle of Tanquery 10 gin + Schweppes tonic