These ring-shaped Christmas cookies are a simplified version of the sweet fruit breads made in Umbria for holidays and celebrations. Simple and rustic they are great for dunking in your favorite hot drink by the fireplace. Continue reading Christmas the Umbrian way: zuccherini cookies
Have you ever wondered what do with leftover cereal? Make these super easy, delightful, light cookies, good for the Holidays and at any other time of the year. Continue reading Bottom-of-the-Box Orange Chocolate Cereal Cookies
Homemade licorice gelato recipe using milk and cream infused with pure licorice, a unique and very intense flavor.
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Hello my friends how are you? Have you had a lovely summer? While the North of Europe has suffered crazy high temperatures this year, we have had one of the mildest summers in ages. I can’t really say it’s been cool, but it’s been nice enough for us to venture out for wonderful day trips. As you might remember, once a year we love to … Continue reading Figs and Wine Tiramisù
Do you remember passionately wanting a unique Christmas gift as a child? One of my first gift-related memories is about wishing a blue teddy bear for Christmas. It must have been 1971 or 72. I even had in mind the exact shade of powder blue I still adore. I have always been a bit odd. I was not interested in a regular teddy bear, I wanted … Continue reading Spiced almond biscotti with candied orange and figs