Posts from the ‘italian dolci’ category

baba torta al la napolitana con crema pasticcera: {neapolitan rum cake}

September and October are favorite months for our famiglia. We celebrate two birthdays (Carina who turned 18 and I who turned the big 50) and we…

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flourless chocolate cake with chocolate-dipped orange segments & sea salt

St. Valentine’s Day. A day based on a somewhat confusing history of pagan fertility festivals and the romantic story of St. Valentine, his love of love…

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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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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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