Archive for ‘December, 2013’

italian panettone

I have loved the tradition of holiday panettone since I was a child. This delicious yeasty, slighty sweet cake was featured during our Christmas celebrations and New Years Eve parties…

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juliet’s kisses

Friends and famiglia, as I prepare to sign off this food blog to travel to my parent’s home on the east coast of Florida and celebrate…

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spaghetti with tuna

Christmas Eve is one of my favorite moments of the year. I adore lighted trees and the homes decorated so beautifully; walking into Mammina Loreta and…

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italian lemon & ricotta biscotti

Italians love their biscotti and this is a recipe that I have researched and modified over the years for the best texture and flavor. The original…

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eggplant parmigiana

{buon giorno} The holiday season is happening right in front of our eyes and I for one am happy to see the season surround me with…

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rustic hand-cut pappardelle with ragu’ bolognese

  Our Thanksgiving celebration was unique and special for us this year as we were not with either side of our famiglia and feeling a bit displaced.…

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