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Cioccolata Calda – Heaven in a Cup Decadent Hot Chocolate “Italiana”

Heaven in a Cup Hot Chocolate Italian Style “Cioccolata Calda” * Note from Meg Collins: “I went to Italy eight years ago and we stayed in Florence for three days. Every morning my sister and I would be up early and we’d be downstairs waiting for breakfast. A woman came downstairs and we were just […]

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“Frangipane – Almond Toast” – Almond Crusted Brioche

“Frangipane” Almond Crusted “Toast” Recipe * This is a Very Easy and Scrumptious way to serve “Toast”. Almond Crusted Toast – Delicious Frangipane is derived from frangere il pane (Italian for “break the bread”), from which the noble Frangipani family of Rome derived its name in the 11th century Other people believe the name was derived from […]

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Zeppole Calabrese – Preparing for the Holidays

Zeppole Calabrese – Preparing for the Holidays Zeppole may be my favorite of all time. I know all the rest of the wonderful Italian treats that I can’t live without. I realize that there are a million different and wonderful concoctions that have been created in the “Boot” over the centuries but it’s these very […]

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Veneziane alla crema (Venetian Sweet Brioche Buns) – Recipe and Video – Italian Cook GialloZafferano

Veneziane alla crema (Venetian Sweet Brioche Buns) – Recipe and Video – GialloZafferano As we move forward into the holiday season Dom and I try to bring you more unique Recipes and Ideas for your table. This is another one to consider.  This Recipe is brought to us by GialloZafferano and features Venetian Style Sweet […]

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Yogurt Sundaes with Berries – GialloZafferano / Yellow Saffron

Yogurt Sundaes with Berries GialloZafferano / Yellow Saffron Yogurt is not a traditional Italian food but in today’s world it seems to be very popular so we thought we would share this delicious desertMPhil. Hope byiu Enjoy. Yogurt is nutritionally rich in protein, calcium, riboflavin, vitamin B6, and vitamin B12. It has nutritional benefits beyond […]

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Italian Cook Gennaro – Sweet Italian Zuccotto Dessert

Sweet Italian Zuccotto Dessert – Italian Cook Gennaro Enjoy this presentation by one of our favorite chefs Gennaro Contaldo Zuccotto is an Italian dessert with origins in Florence. Zuccotto is a semi-frozen, chilled dessert made with brandy, cake and ice cream. It can be frozen, then thawed before serving. This dessert is traditionally made in […]

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The World’s Best Cannoli Dip – Family Recipe

Jann’s Famous Cannoli Dip – Family Recipe The Best Cannoli Dip Ever! <<scroll down for video>> WARNING – IF YOU BRING THIS TO A PARTY, PEOPLE WILL ALWAYS ASK YOU TO BRING IT ALWAYS This is our personal cannoli dip recipe. It was passed down from Dominic’s wife’s family and modified to our liking. We […]

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