Easter Ciambelle (or Chiambrelle) | An Italian Canadian Life
With Easter around the corner, sweets to celebrate this holiday are in order. These chiambrelle are traditional for Easter and are a perfect recipe for
If you've never encountered struffoli before, they are best describedvisually at any rateas the croquembouche of southern Italy: small dough balls, and I mean really small, the size of marbles, that are deep-fried and then rolled in honey before being assembled into a coneas in the French piled-up profiteroles modelor a bulging wreath. Since I was taught the recipe by a pair of Calabrian sisters, I make mine as their Mamma makes hers; and this takes the wreath form. I'll…
Pasta Ciotti Recipe
Pasta Ciotti are small Italian custard-filled tarts. Our custard filling is flavored with almond extract but we also have recipes for chocolate, limoncello, and orange pasta ciotti filling.
Easter Taralli Cookies: An Italian Tradition
You will love this traditional recipe for Italian Easter Taralli Cookies. These featherlike tadal cookies are both crunchy and chewy.
Crunchy Addictive Italian Anise Taralli
Forget the bag of chips! This recipe for these Crunchy Addictive Italian Anise Taralli taste like a gourmet version of a breadstick. Great for snacking.
Hand-made dough (rolled with a home-made rolling pin!) is filled with the unmistakable tastes of Italian cheeses and meats. The entertaining duo of Carla and Christine Pallotta of nebo restaurant in Boston's North End, share this traditional Easter dish that's one of their cherished family recipes.
Ricotta Pie (Old Italian Recipe)
This is an old Italian recipe for a pie with a sweet crust--just like from the old country. My in-laws are Italian and they say that this is the best pie. It is always requested for Christmas. Mini chocolate bits and lemon rind can be mixed into the batter.
Adriana's Italian Recipe for Naples Easter Pie
Italian gourmet almond, fig, pistachio cookies baked and shipped from our bakery in Sicilia, Italy to you; all natural, fresh, and baked to order. They make the perfect gourmet and food gifts.