Desserts · Recipes · Spring

Ciaramicola or fiancé cake

CIARAMICOLA. I love this cake because it’s beautiful and so reminiscent of ancient times. Ciaramicola is a traditional cake from Perugia, Umbria’s capital city. In a past when things were simple, young women made it for their fiancé as a gift for Easter. The cake is highly symbolic: an immaculate meringue hides a red-hot heart.… Continue reading Ciaramicola or fiancé cake