Almond Paste Original Recipe

Almond Paste
Almond Paste

Here is the Original Recipe for the Almond Paste. Almond Paste is used to decorate lots of sweets, especially cake. It is widely used in southern Italy, in fact it is originally from Palermo, made for the first time by the nuns of the Martorana Church. One the most famous dessert, the queen of the cakes, the Sicilian Cassata is coveredRead more

Easy Pistachio Cream Recipe

Pistachio Cream
Pistachio Cream

Pistachio Cream is a delight. It is also an easy homemade delicious recipe that can be prepared with simple ingredients, but what will win you over is it’s complex taste and creamy sweetness. It is excellent on bread and perfect for filling your favorite cookies, pies, or desserts; or simply to savor with a spoon every time you want something delicious.

Pastry Cream (Crema Pasticcera)

Pastry Cream (Crema pasticcera)
Creams and Pastes

Hello!  Are you guys ready for another recipe?Let’s go!!! 😀Yesterday evening, around 11pm, I received a message on my cell phone from a friend of mine, that made me happy, she tried to make the bigne`(see recipe), with her children, and the youngest had so much fun making them.  My dear friend you have toRead more

Vanilla Coffee Mousse Spoon Dessert

Vanilla Coffee Mousse
Vanilla Coffee Mousse

Vanilla coffee mousse, a spoon dessert that will most likely conclude your meal. It is a dessert that melts in your mouth because of its lightness and its exquisiteness. The vanilla coffee mousse is, obviously, the unmistakable flavor that makes it the wonderfully sweet dessert it is. It is a very easy recipe to make and to beRead more

Pistachio and Mascarpone Cream Recipe

Pistachio and Mascarpone Cream
Pistachio and Mascarpone Cream

As you have understood from my recipes, my favorite ingredients in desserts are mascarpone and pistachio. This is why I wanted to share with you this very tasty cream recipe. It is ideal for filling cakes or pandoro or panettone during these recent holidays.

How to Make a Smooth Cream with Condensed Milk

Condensed Milk Cream
Condensed Milk Cream

This Cream is really Smooth, and easy to make, it is prepared without cooking. It is a  sweet spot for children and is made up of only three ingredients: condensed milk, butter, and whipped cream. With its delicate taste it manages to conquer everyone, you can fill a cake, fill in a bigne`(choux pastry), or it can also be aRead more

Marsala Zabaione with Chocolate Shavings

Marsala Zabaione with Chocolate Shavings
Marsala Zabaione with Chocolate Shavings

Today I talk about marsala zabaione, a spoon dessert of Italian origin among the most known and appreciated in the world. Egg yolk, sugar and fortified wine ( like Marsala) is all you need to create this magical cream with a light yellowish color and a strong taste. It is a widespread preparation both in homeRead more