Category: Dessert

Dessert Gelato

Almond Semifreddo – Original Sicilian Recipe

The almond semifreddo, also called almond parfait, is a typical Sicilian and more specifically a Palermo sweet ice cream. Based on eggs, cream, and almonds, the semifreddo is decorated with an enchanting pouring of hot chocolate that contrasts well with the semifreddo. This is another dessert that takes me back in time to my childhood. […]

Cakes and Pies Dessert

How to make Chocolate Magic Cake

Mother’s Day is one of the best celebratory days where we speak on our gratitude for the mothers in our lives, even more than we usually should be doing,  and to tell them that we love them both vocally and at times through a thoughtful gift, or a simple gesture like a baking a dessert. […]

Cookies and Pastries Dessert

Sable` Tarts with Orange Mascarpone Cream

When we decided to implement necessary precautions to stop the spread of the virus through social distancing, it led to millions of citizens closed within their homes. This then caused a discovery or rediscovery of hobbies, such as cooking old grandma’s recipes. Ingredients such as flour and yeast were being pulled extraordinarily fast from the […]

Cakes and Pies Dessert

Banana Walnut Cake with Dark Chocolate

This quarantine has become a food trap for us and our family. Forcing us to stay at home (for a valid reason of course) has increased the frustration and stress in an exponential way. The change of routine and the excessive time spent at home inevitably lead us to constantly open the refrigerator out of […]

Cookies and Pastries Dessert

Swirls with Mascarpone, Ricotta, and Chocolate Chips

Do they sound appealing? Well, don’t worry they live up to the name! They are puff pastry swirls with mascarpone, ricotta, and chocolate chips. What can I tell you? They are a delight. It is a recipe that I took from an Italian site, Giallo Zafferano, but I added my own touch by adding mascarpone […]

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