Tajarin Pasta with White Truffle What is Tajarin pasta? Tajarin is the Piedmontese name for tagliolini (or taglierini) and is a type of egg pasta typical of the Piedmont region and, in particular, of the Langhe and Monferrato areas. It is a particular shape of egg pasta with a widthRead More →

Italian Mother-in-Law Cake This Italian Mother-in-Law Cake also known as la Torta della Suocera is a quick and easy cake. Perfect for Breakfast or Snack and for serving unexpected guests, even your Mother-in-Law! Add a dusting of powdered sugar and it’s ready to serve. If there’s one thing I learnedRead More →

Easy Baked Lemon Donuts These Baked Lemon Donuts are every Lemon Lovers dream, so soft and easy to make. Delicious with a simple lemon glaze or a sprinkle of powdered sugar. They are perfect to serve for breakfast or even snack.  I really enjoy making baked donuts, they are quickRead More →

Italian Frappe – Sweet Fritters These Italian Frappe or also known as Chiacchiere or Bugie are a crunchy fried or baked pastry dusted with powdered sugar. One of the most delicious Italian Carnevale treats. Frappe, Chiacchiere, Burgie or Nothings are just a few names for these simple thin fried doughRead More →

Chocolate Mousse Tarts Chocolate Mousse Tarts, for anyone who adores chocolate. An easy homemade tasty chocolate crust, filled with a creamy chocolate mousse. Perfect as a dessert for any occasion, even Valentine’s Day! I don’t know about you but I love chocolate, dark, milk and even white chocolate and nowRead More →

Stuffed Potato Pockets These easy Baked Stuffed Potato Pockets, make the perfect appetizer for any occasion. A tasty potato pastry is filled with ham or prosciutto and your favourite cheese. Baked in 20 minutes it will be the first appetizer to go.  Believe it or not Italians are big onRead More →

Stovetop Skillet Lasagna This Stove Top Skillet Lasagna is a Traditional Italian recipe but made on the stove top. No need to heat the oven. Perfect for week nights or anytime you have a craving for Lasagna. So good you might make it this way all the time! I thinkRead More →

Easy Peanut Butter Cookies These Peanut Butter Cookies are so easy and delicious. The perfect amount of peanut butter makes them tasty and so hard to resist. Everyone will love these not just the kids! How to make the Cookies In a large bowl cream the butter, peanut butter, vanillaRead More →