Tag: Lemon

Lemon Spaghetti with shrimp
Pasta

Lemon Spaghetti with shrimp

This bright and bold lemon spaghetti dish features succulent jumbo shrimps which have been marinated in a few simple ingredients such as EVOO, lemon rind, minced garlic and parsley. You will love it for it’s simplicity and for how quickly it can be put together on a busy weeknight, or […]

Citrus Madeleines
Cakes, Cookies

Citrus Madeleines

These citrus madeleines are a two bite cake-like cookie. Sun kissed with a light golden brown color and bursting with the sweet citrusy flavors of lemon, lime and orange rinds, with an added crunch from the ground almonds. A classic French style snacking cake, with a distinctive shell shape and […]

Castagnole Fritte
Dessert, Doughnuts

Castagnole Fritte

These castagnole fritte are deep fried sweet pastry balls and although immensely popular during Carnival season in Italy, my mom would typically make them during the Easter holiday. They were always served piled high on a large serving platter and would disappear in no time at all. They are to Italians the equivalent […]

Blueberry Lemon Scones
Breakfast, Scones

Blueberry Lemon Scones

Mornings have just gotten better with these Blueberry Lemon Scones. They are made with tangy buttermilk, scented with grated lemon peel and drizzled with a lemony glaze. Several months ago my daughter gifted me with a Ricardo Magazine subscription. The English edition (much anticipated by moi) launched last September and […]

Lemon Poppy Seed Loaf
Sweet Loaf

Lemon Poppy Seed Loaf

This Lemon Poppy Seed Loaf  has some serious lemon kick with a tangy lemon syrup that slowly seeps into the loaf rendering it extremely moist and irresistible. It also has a delightful crunchy bite from the poppy seeds. What a tasty way of bringing a little bit of sunshine to your […]