Tag: Italian cookies

Baci di Dama
Italian Cookies

Baci di Dama

Baci di Dama or rather Lady’s Kisses are melt-in-your-mouth hazelnut cookies which are nestled together with a dollop of dark silky chocolate. These light and delicate hazelnut morsels are one of Italy’s famous cookies and were made popular by the pastry shops of Tortona in the province of Alessandria which is […]

Chocolate Pine Nut Biscotti
Biscotti

Chocolate Pine Nut Biscotti

Tender, elegant and sophisticated Chocolate Pine Nut Biscotti, studded with semi-sweet chocolate chunks and pine nuts and a generous sprinkle of turbinado sugar for some extra love. If you have been following along for a while then you probably know by now how much I adore biscotti! There simply is no […]

Chocolate Anise Biscotti
Biscotti, Cookies

Chocolate Anise Biscotti

  As promised from my last post, affectionately dubbed by friends overkill Affogato, these are my mini chocolate anise biscotti. Studded with dark chocolate chips, with the lovely scent from orange zest and the sweet flavors of both anise extract and ground anise. And, well just because I sometimes do not […]

Tropical Biscotti
Biscotti

Tropical Biscotti

I have been away from my blog for most of the month for a couple of reasons…but first let me share these deliciously simple tropical biscotti with you! Last weekend we celebrated my beautiful, bright and vivacious daughter’s birthday. It was such a fun filled evening spent with close family […]

Italian Rainbow Cookies
Italian Cookies

Italian Rainbow Cookies

  When planning my Christmas baking, these Italian rainbow cookies are one of my very first to make. I bake them two weeks before Christmas as this allows the flavors to mellow and both the raspberry and apricot jams layered between the sponge cakes keeps these dense rainbow cookies moist and packed […]

Classic Pizzelle
Italian Cookies

Classic Pizzelle

Classic Pizzelle are wafer thin Italian cookies made in a waffle like iron press machine and one of Italy’s oldest cookies. I was inspired to make these pizzelle after a visit to my dad’s one afternoon. One cannot visit dad without a tour of his lush garden. It is just […]