Posts from the ‘desserts’ category

magozino di limone italiano: {italian lemon crostada}

It was my first trip to the Amalfi coast in Italia. The train ride from the north was wonderful. There really is nothing like a European…

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mini limoncello and lemon tortes

Sweet treats and indulgences are one of my life’s secret luxuries. There are those of us who love chocolate (I adore dark chocolate) and those of…

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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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rustic apple galette with gluten-free crust

I grew up where apple trees abound. The fall harvest of apples played a significant role in my famiglia’s fall weekends. Apple pie is one of…

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ring cake ala romagnola

I adore simple cakes and desserts. I am not a fan of heavy, sweet frostings or cream laden desserts or snacks. I do appreciate our traditional…

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what i was reading…. 30.september.2013

{buon compleanno.} happy birthday. bon anniversaire. Today I celebrate the day I was born. I love my birthday; a chance to look back at fond memories and forward,…

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what i was reading… 3.september.2013

Happy September! I hope you enjoyed a lazy and relaxing Labor Day weekend with your family and friends. As I sit quietly enjoying this new day, I…

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espresso & dark chocolate brownies

Espresso and dark chocolate. These two luxurious ingredients were born soul mates in my book. I throughly enjoy anything that incorporates the intensity and smokiness of…

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