Posts in summer recipes
Blood orange tea cakes

These dainty little moist almond and ricotta cakes, perfumed with fragrant blood orange zest and sweet cinnamon, are my little tribute to Sicily. Finished off with a drizzle of delicious tart blood orange glaze and slice of the beautiful gem colored orange these pretty little cakes are perfect for sharing with friends over a nice cup of Italian roasted coffee. 

Read More
Croustade: classic French apple pie

Crispy layers of phyllo dough filled with sweet and tangy apple goodness, flavored with orange blossom water, and cinnamon. This classic French apple pie will transport you to both South-western France and the Middle East. The best part is how incredibly easy it is to make with this fool proof technique.

Read More
Ricotta Gnocchi with garden veggies

Looking for a delicious recipe to make pillowy soft ricotta gnocchi? Check out this wonderfully versatile recipe deeply rooted in Italian history.

Read More