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Breakfast, mon amour – Buttermilk pancakes with maple syrup and fresh blueberries

In Breakfast, Dessert and Sweets, Fresh fruit, Fruits of the forest, Pancakes, USA Cuisine On June 19, 2012 564 Comments

It's no mystery: to me breakfast is sacred. I hardly skip it (because then I'd end up eating anything in sight, 'cause otherwise I'd have one of those… Read More »

Risolatte, I love you

In Dessert and Sweets, Holidays, Pudding On May 27, 2012 585 Comments

Did you honestly think I would disappear on you?! Ta-daaaa, here I am, again! You won't get rid of me so easily, my dears! I know that I'm… Read More »

Not only butter, pt. 2 – Lady’s little kisses, kisses and big kisses (Baci di dama)

In Chocolate, Cookies, Dessert and Sweets, Dried fruit, Pastries, Piedmont, Regional Italian cooking On April 17, 2012 513 Comments

Here it is, my traditional buttery recipe… it's not a family tradition, but about a regional one, aka little treats made with hazelnut (a classic ​in Piedmontese cuisine)…. Read More »

Fly, white dove, fly: Easter Colomba (dove) with brewer’s yeast

In Dessert and Sweets, Easter, Holidays, Leavened On April 5, 2012 618 Comments

A year of great success with leavened dough. And, if Christmas in Italy means Panettone, Easter means Colomba (Italian for dove). At this point I could talk you… Read More »

Bye bye, ciambella! Water ring shaped cake for breakfast

In Breakfast, Cakes and pies, Dessert and Sweets, Pantry cakes On March 31, 2012 714 Comments

The title of this post and what you see and read in the picture above speak for themselves .. Bye, bye, ciambella (Italian for ring shaped cake), goodbye… Read More »

Give me the strenght! Motivational olive oil cookies

In Breakfast, Cookies, Dessert and Sweets, Egg yolks only, Extra-virgin olive oil, Thoughts and words On March 17, 2012 191 Comments

  For some time now, my days literally run away, in a vortex of commitments that I can hardly count: there's work, of course, but then there's the… Read More »

Go, spring!

In Arabic cuisine, Cakes and pies, Dessert and Sweets, Dried fruit, Pantry cakes, Wine On March 10, 2012 1,432 Comments

Picture by Eleonora Today a bright sun shines in Turin, and it should last for the entire weekend, quite conveniently, since I'm going on a little getaway. I… Read More »

And the winner is…

In Awards, Dessert and Sweets, Giveaway On March 1, 2012 325 Comments

I wanted to write a very short post, just to announce the winner of my first blog-iversary giveaway… but I decided to make it a little longer. First… Read More »

Happy birthday, blog!

In Birthday, Dessert and Sweets, Giveaway, Holidays, Thoughts and words On February 22, 2012 651 Comments

Here we are … Alterkitchen, a year later. Exactly one year ago I wrote my first posts, my because and my first recipe. It's amazing, when I look… Read More »

Scent of winter – apple, cinnamon, pecans and honey muffins

In Breakfast, Dessert and Sweets, Dried fruit, Fresh fruit, Muffins cupcakes and little cakes, Spices On February 7, 2012 367 Comments

Some scents inevitably bring me back to certain seasons, certain places or specific moments in the past. They say that smell is a very powerful sense, able to… Read More »