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Amaretti Thumbprints

Amaretti Thumbprints : Italian almond pearls, so easy to make. Perfect for holidays ! This simple and delicious, traditional dessert recipe is quite an old one and perfect for holidays. Three weeks storage characteristic is due to almond based, cantuccini like batter, once cooked; crunchy and dry. It is well… Read more »

Biscoff S’mores Eggnog No Bake Cake

Biscoff S’mores Eggnog No Bake Cake : no bake, lazy cake. So simple and full of winter flavours this Biscoff S’mores Eggnog No Bake Cake definitely is going to be a keeper. Within twelve minutes you have sticky, Lotus, marshmallows, eggnog mixture poured in small bread dish that you can… Read more »

Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars

Pumpkin Cheesecake Bars : with pumpkin spice, butter cookies crust and Mascarpone these bars are perfect autumn dessert ! Originally published four years ago, these Pumpkin Cheesecake bars needed an update. Back then, I turned the attention of the viewers to my favourite coffee cups instead to food but, along… Read more »

Rustic Fig and Chocolate Tart

Rustic Fig and Chocolate Tart: amazing combination for all chocolate and fig lovers ! This Rustic Fig and Chocolate Tart is absolutely irresistible culinary delicacy par excellence if figs are your favourite autumn fruits. Combined with semi sweet chocolate, cinnamon and cardamom, every sugar low bite is absolutely amazing: pleasantly… Read more »

Grandmother’s Pine Nut Pie

Grandmother’s Pine Nut Pie : Torta della Nonna con Pignoli. Hello everybody ! We had my birthday party last week end and I decided to bake and publish one of two best desserts I grew up with: Grandmother’s Pine Nut Pie. There is something very special about pine nuts and… Read more »

Pear and Honey Moist Loaf

Pear and Honey Moist Loaf stays fresh for days and can be served both as breakfast and dessert. Perfect for holidays. There is a simple reason for updating this Pear and Honey Moist Loaf. Hilda noticed three cups of sugar for one loaf just does not work. And, you know… Read more »

Vintage Blueberry Coffee Cake

Vintage Blueberry Coffee Cake: more than hundred years old, this recipe survived thanks to its simplicity and amazing flavours ! Vintage Blueberry Coffee Cake is one of the evergreens baked quite often, combined with seasonal berries. A handful of any berries added to this perfect batter makes it so comforting… Read more »

Blueberry Curd

Blueberry Curd: the best investment of the season! After you make your breakfast smoothie or fruit salad, if you have a handful of blueberries left over, the best way to use them is to make a curd or Vintage Blueberry Coffee Cake . As these beautiful blueberries are known to… Read more »