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6-inch Italian Easter Ricotta Pie

6-inch Italian Easter Ricotta Pie : vintage Easter favourite. This 6-inch Italian Easter Ricotta Pie is smaller version of what we usually make for Easter. Just like 6 inch Sponge Cake with Strawberries It is meant for little families or one afternoon treats. We usually make large, full sized ones… Read more »

Arancello from Scratch

Arancello from Scratch : Orange Liqueur, homemade. The best time to make Arancello from Scratch is the one when you can get fresh, no chemically treated oranges. It is really simple and frugal to make this drink that will definitely impress your guests and family to complete fine meal and… Read more »

Festive Cannoli Cake Roll

Festive Cannoli Cake Roll : simple and light festive dessert, Italian way ! This Festive Cannoli Cake Roll is beautiful to have after festive holidays’ lunch or dinner since it is light and so very refreshing. Since it is simple also ( and we know simple is always the best… Read more »

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 »

Italian Sausage Spaghetti Squash Bake

Italian Sausage Spaghetti Squash Bake : healthy, hearty, comforting spaghetti squash loaded with inviting Italian flavours. If you love Italian food, Italian Sausage Spaghetti Squash Bake is delicious and healthy lunch/dinner with Italian sausage and Mozzarella. Spaghetti squash makes it healthy, light and GF since it replaces pasta. Instead of… 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 »

Anchovy Pasta Salad

Anchovy Pasta Salad : Linguine All’Amalfitana Salad AKA Amalfi-style Linguine Salad. Here we have simple, easy and beautiful Italian dish with a little twist : Anchovy Pasta Salad so quickly prepared and tasteful to have for lunch while the heat is on. Especially if you love anchovy fillets as we… Read more »

Limoncello Truffles

Limoncello Truffles : Joined forces of Limoncello and white chocolate and no baking required. Just enough to make you smile. The heat is on people. And it seems it decided to stay. Since we avoid raising temperatures inside we make no bake desserts: Limoncello Truffles are perfect example of no… Read more »