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Old-time delicacies: Cotognata (quince paste)

In Candies, Dessert and Sweets, Fresh fruit On October 12, 2011 192 Comments

I don't know if you ever heard about cotognata, quince paste, a pretty famous old-time sweet in Italy, but also famous in Spain as dulce de membrillo and… Read More »

Red like health: verrines with ricotta and yogurt mousse with red currants compote

In Dessert and Sweets, Fresh fruit, Mousse On September 30, 2011 180 Comments

When I read about the contest launched by Cucina di Barbara dedicated to the color RED, I immediately started thinking about what I could prepare using this tone;… Read More »

A simple cake for breakfast: apple and yogurt cake

In Breakfast, Cakes and pies, Cooking for dummies, Dessert and Sweets, Fresh fruit, Pantry cakes On September 19, 2011 3,129 Comments

Now that the weather starts to be cooler and consequently turning on the oven is more appealing (I don’t know about you, but here in Turin Friday I… Read More »

Mania and lemon-poppy seeds muffins

In Dessert and Sweets, Muffins cupcakes and little cakes On September 7, 2011 259 Comments

Who, between all of you, can say he/she is quirks-free?! Someone is fanatical about tidiness or cleanliness, someone is a shoe maniac, someone doesn't lend his/her properties non… Read More »

Neapolitan masterpieces: sfogliatella riccia and Ricciardi (alliteration… is it random?)

In Books and reading, Campania, Contest, Dessert and Sweets, Pastries, Regional Italian cooking On August 22, 2011 1,577 Comments

"The waiter returned, bringing the order: the doctor beat down on the sfogliatella, hungry. The graying mustache turned white for the icing sugar sprinkled on the soft dough;… Read More »

A short return to Piedmont: stuffed peaches

In Chocolate, Dessert and Sweets, Fresh fruit, Piedmont, Regional Italian cooking On August 11, 2011 229 Comments

Unfortunately my holidays in Verona and Berlin are over, and they were wonderful: Verona (we used Verona as a base to go to Villafranca, where we went to… Read More »

A boost of life: Nutella cheesecake

In Cakes and pies, Chocolate, Dessert and Sweets, Dried fruit On July 22, 2011 276 Comments

On summer you should eat plenty of vegetables, lots of fruits, eat light foods and drink a lot. The key is "you should": I love vegetables (while I… Read More »

If on a summer’s night a birthday, pt. 2 – Pistachio and cream ice-cream cake

In Birthday, Cakes and pies, Dessert and Sweets, Holidays, Ice cream semifreddo and sorbet, Ice-cream cakes On July 11, 2011 249 Comments

Here we are at the end of the parties (and I feel a strange relief) and here it is the second long-awaited (really?!) recipe for a fresh dessert,… Read More »

If on a summer’s night a birthday, pt. 1 – Home made Nutella Viennetta

In Birthday, Chocolate, Dessert and Sweets, Egg whites only, Holidays, Ice cream semifreddo and sorbet, Ice-cream cakes On July 8, 2011 371 Comments

Yes, yesterday it was my birthday (I'm going towards the 30)! And, while someone claims that the making of his own birthday cake is bad luck (but why?)… Read More »

Madeleines au citron

In Dessert and Sweets, French cuisine, Muffins cupcakes and little cakes On June 19, 2011 214 Comments

After I confronted myself for the very first time with a classic Overseas sweet (if you missed them, I remind you my brownies), this time I decided to… Read More »