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Zeppole

Zeppole Frank’s Thoughts on Growin’ Up Italian Two Zeppole recipes included below * The word does something to me. I have such wonderful memories of Zeppole.    Both grandmothers would make them for special occasions.  OMG, they are addictive.  You only need a few ingredients to make a beautiful batch. Flour, baking powder, salt, ricotta […]

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Zeppole – Laura Vitale recipe

Zeppole  Laura Vitale recipe * Zeppole are my favorite traditional Italian pastry. I guess you would call it a pastry but all I know is a hot Zeppola with powdered sugar on top and a coffee…. WOW. My grandmother used to make these whenever we asked for them. Simple, especially when they are just randomly […]

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The Ricotta Cookie – Frank’s Thought & Written Recipe

The Ricotta Cookie Frank’s Thought on Growin’ Up Italian & Written Recipe     The Ricotta Cookie.     When I was a kid, for that matter as long as I can recall I have had a love affair with the Ricotta cookie. My Grandmother Madalena was from Calabria and she made these cookies all […]

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Pepper & Egg Sandwich – Written Recipe & Video

Pepper & Egg Sandwich Written Recipe & Video Frank’s Thoughts on Growin’ Up Italian * I’ve had a loving relationship with the Pepper & Egg sandwich all my life. When my uncle took us fishing as kids this was the sandwich he made for the trip.  Pepper & Egg Sandwich.     Video and Written […]

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Apple Roses

Apple Roses

Apple Roses By Cooking with Manuela ***** Joanne and I are always looking for new unique and romantic ways to spend our time together both in life and within our Everybody Loves Italian community. We do this hoping to encourage the same among our friends and fans.  Making this lovely recipe fits perfectly to that […]

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Ricotta Crumb Cake

Ricotta Crumb Cake

Ricotta Crumb Cake By Juls Kitchen ***** This Ricotta Crumb Cake is a moist, easy cake to bake. “Berry delicious!” Perfect to serve for breakfast or when family & friends come for coffee or tea! Ricotta Crumb Cake “If you make this cake for the first time, start with this combination and you’ll fall in […]

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Italian Apple Olive Oil Cake

Italian Apple Olive Oil Cake

Italian Apple Olive Oil Cake By Suzy – The Mediterranean Dish   This rustic Italian Apple Olive Oil Cake is very easy to make and is perfect with coffee or tea. Frank & I surprised family baking this during the holidays. Everyone loved it served accompanied with fresh cream. Italian Apple Olive Oil Cake Frank […]

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Roasted Potatoes with Balsamic Vinegar

Roasted Potatoes with Balsamic Vinegar Here are some unique balsamic roasted potatoes for a Simple but Impressive Dinner.   INGREDIENTS 4 large potatoes 2 and ½ tbs balsamic vinegar ground black pepper q.s. 2 and ½ tbs extra virgin olive oil 1 tsp sea salt   Photo by: Pillsbury.com YIELD 4/6 servings PREP. TIME 5 min. COOK […]

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Amaretto Crumb Cake

Amaretto Crumb Cake by rossella rago Amaretto Crumb Cake. Ingredients For 10 Person(s) For the Cake: 3/4 cup butter (1 1/2 sticks) room temperature 1 cup granulated sugar 3 large eggs room temperature 1/4 cup Amaretto liqueur 1 tablespoon Almond Extract 1 packet Vanillina, or 1 teaspoon vanilla Extract 2/3 cup Full Fat Plain Yogurt, […]

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Chocolate Almond Biscotti

Chocolate Almond Biscotti By Clara’s Kitchen ***** Clara Cannucciari aka “Everybody’s Favorite YouTube Grandmother,” shares her Wisdom, Memories and her special Chocolate Almond Biscotti recipe! Chocolate Almond Biscotti – Clara’s Kitchen  Born on August 18, 1915 In Chicago, Illinois, She passed away peacefully on on November 29, 2013. Clara is dearly missed by her family […]

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