This delicious Chocolate Chip Pear Cake also known as “Torta di Pere,” blends the sweetness of ripe pears with the rich indulgence of chocolate chips. An Italian pear cake is a rustic yet elegant dessert that showcases pears wonderfully with the bittersweet allure of chocolate, creating a balance that’s bothRead More →

Italian Sausage Artichoke Cheese Pizza is a mouthwatering combination of robust flavors that is perfect for pizza night or any night! A pre-made or homemade crust is topped with savory Italian sausage, tender artichoke hearts, sun-dried tomatoes and mozzarella cheese then baked until golden brown. This classic white pizza willRead More →

Cheesy Mashed Potatoes, is the perfect recipe to use leftover mashed potatoes, made with the perfect combination of Mozzarella and Parmesan cheese and then baked to a creamy perfection! The perfect comfort food side dish that makes any meal even better. I guess you could say I love carbohydrates, fromRead More →

Rich, creamy and indulgent Chocolate Cheesecake combines velvety chocolate and vanilla batters together for a mouthwatering dessert that is the best of both worlds. This baked cheesecake has a bit of tang from Greek yogurt, is best served chilled and will leave your taste buds delighted and your guests impressed! Read More →

Indulge in the crispy crunchiness of homemade onion rings. So easy and so good, perfectly fried crispy rings! The perfect comfort food side dish or appetizer. Discover the perfect blend of tender onions and golden, satisfying crunch in this delicious recipe. Sometimes you just really need a good comfort sideRead More →

Gram’s Calzone, use a store bought or homemade pizza dough, stuffed with shredded mozzarella and Italian sausage then rolled sprinkled with more mozzarella and then baked to cheesy perfection. The perfect appetizer or main dish. Friday is usually pizza day in our house, from my Best Pizza Dough to thisRead More →

This Limoncello Cream is the perfect homemade Italian liqueur. Creamy and lemony made with just a few ingredients including vodka, fresh lemons, cream and milk it’s perfect anytime. This of course another thing that I learned to love from being in Italy. This creamy liqueur goes down easy, maybe tooRead More →

Flavorful with a thin and crispy texture, this Thin Crispy Focaccia is a no yeast authentic Italian bread ready in only 30 minutes. Crunchy and topped with fragrant olive oil, aromatic herbs or  savory cheese it’s the perfect standalone snack or accompaniment to soups, stews or cheese boards.  While IRead More →

I don’t make Donuts often, but these Homemade Cinnamon Cake Donuts are my new favourite! A soft dough with a touch of one of my favourite Fall flavors, cinnamon, and then rolled while still warm in a cinnamon sugar combination. The perfect anytime Donut. With the coming of Autumn, IRead More →

This creamy lemon mascarpone dessert combines the creamy richness of mascarpone cheese with the zesty bright flavors of lemon! Made into a sweet velvety mousse and then layered parfait style with Limoncello soaked ladyfingers, it’s perfect for spring, summer or anytime you feel like something lemony! Creamy lemon mascarpone dessertRead More →