Pasta alla Norma This is one of those traditional Italian pasta dishes that everyone recognizes and according to my husband it is a pasta dish that I do not make often enough. There are many stories as to how this pasta actually got it’s name, but the basic recipe whichRead More →

Glazed Lemon Yogurt Cake This Lemon Yogurt Cake is the perfect dessert cake for any and all Lemon lovers. A simple lemon glaze makes it absolutely perfect. A soft moist cake will have everyone asking for a second slice.  Italians are big on anything lemon especially desserts. They seem toRead More →

Gnocco Fritto What is gnocco fritto? Gnocco fritto is a delicious appetizer typical of Emilia Romagna. It is a fried bread made from flour, water, yeast, and lard and usually accompanied by cold cuts or cheeses or served plain.  Soft, puffy, and tasty, this fried dumpling is a specialty withRead More →

Bruschetta Puttanesca Our garden tomatoes did really well this year, and we gorged ourselves on fresh tomato everything for weeks on end. One thing both my husband and I love is tomato bruschetta. Although I usually just chop the tomatoes and toss them with minced garlic, finely chopped basil, extraRead More →

Homemade Pumpkin Lasagna This Delicious Homemade Pumpkin Lasagna will make you happy that Fall has arrived. No need for meat in this vegetarian Lasagna Recipe. A creamy white sauce with double cheese is all you need. It makes a Fall get together or Family dinner extra special. I don’t makeRead More →

Shortbread al lime La ricetta dei biscotti inglesi dal fresco sapore caraibico In tutti questi anni avevo sottovalutato il potere terapeutico dei biscotti: … Leggi tutto “Shortbread al lime” Source: Shortbread al limeRead More →

Caramel Apple Cake This delicious Caramel Apple Cake is made with a caramelized apple filling. The perfect fall cake you will love it plain or make it extra special with a scoop of vanilla ice cream. Your new anytime occasion cake recipe. Apple cakes are extremely popular in Italy, andRead More →