Friday, December 2, 2022

Shortbread Holiday Cookies with a Creamy Chocolate Heart

Here is a simple and melt-in-your-mouth delicious recipe for buttery and flaky, irresistible shortbread sandwich cookies, in a gingerbread man shape with a cutout heart filled with creamy chocolate spread. 

It's so easy to get into the holiday spirit when baking - and eating! - these buttery and delicate shortbread cookies. 

These gingerman-shaped sandwich cookies with a creamy chocolate heart are perfect to enjoy with some hot chocolate or eggnog under the mistletoe, or also wrapped up in some festive paper to make edible stocking stuffers.

And if you are wondering, while tradition has it that people kiss under the mistletoe - I eat cookies ;)

Friday, November 18, 2022

How to Make Salted Honey Pie

Rich and creamy salted honey pie: filled with honey-flavored custard, and topped with a touch of sea salt

This post is written in collaboration with England's Best. All opinions are mine alone.

Here is a NEW and different pie recipe for you to impress your guests this Thanksgiving. 

This salted honey pie is rich and creamy,  filled with honey-flavored custard and topped with a touch of sea salt. For a sweet and salty, oh-so amazing combination. Not to miss!


Monday, November 14, 2022

How to Make Italian Profiteroles

Perfect dessert for your holidays: heavenly delicious puffs filled with rich custard cream, piled up and drizzled with chocolate sauce. 
This recipe will surely make a big impression at your holiday dinner table

This post is written in collaboration with Taste Europe, Butter of France. All opinions are mine alone.

Today I present you with my recipe for this world-famous Italian and French dessert made with mouthwatering puffs, filled with rich pastry cream, piled up and drizzled with chocolate cream.
This irresistible profiteroles will sure make a big impression at your holiday table! 

Thursday, November 10, 2022

Single-Serve Eggless Tiramisu' Affogato

For all the espresso-lovers out there, here is the perfect, easy and quick, single serve, eggless tiramisu affogato - drawn in steamy-hot espresso right before serving
Mouthwatering for sure!

This post is written in collaboration with Capresso. All opinions are mine alone.
For all the coffee lovers out there - this Italian espresso-drawn dessert is for you!

This single-serve, eggless, easy to make tiramisu' has it all!

 It's creamy and foamy. It's hot and cold. It's  strong & sweet. All in the same drool-worthy spoonful.

Just a warning...  once you taste it there's no going back. And you will want to make and eat this again and again and again!


Friday, November 4, 2022

Pumpkin Bread Pudding with Pecan Praline Sauce

Indulge yourself in a freshly-baked, oven-warm HUGE piece of this
perfectly moist and rich pumpkin bread pudding drizzled with a sweet and nutty praline pecan sauce
It doesn't get much better than this!

Here is the plan for this weekend: Sleep in, wear your pj's all day and bake a bread pudding you won't easily forget ... Once you manage to get off bed and make yourself a cup of coffee of course!
Today bread pudding recipe is not your average - anyways delicious -  bread pudding. 
But a fall/Thanksgiving-inspired bread pudding. 

Thursday, October 27, 2022

Halloween Double Chocolate Spider Web Cookies

Double-chocolate soft and pillowy cookies, topped with a gooey marshmallow web 
A quick, delicious and easy to decorate Halloween treat



Halloween is just in a few days. Are you ready to celebrate?!?
I always get as excited as my kids about this fun holiday. 

To celebrate this year I baked these intensely chocolatey cookies with an easy gooey marshmallow spiderweb  decoration on top. 
... Plus googly eyes, cause everything is more fun with googly eyes!

Saturday, October 22, 2022

Fusilli Pasta with Creamy Roasted Butternut Squash Sauce


Scrumptious combination of creamy roasted butternut squash and sage infused brown butter.
Mouthwatering fall-inspired one-dish meal


Fall season, here we come! 
Here is my very first fall-inspired Italian recipe with squash of the year. And it's a good one!

This scrumptious vegetarian pasta with creamy roasted butternut squash is a well balanced and satisfying dish which I'm sure will become one of your favorite too once you try it out.

Thursday, October 20, 2022

Savory Potato Pie with Ham and Fontina Cheese

Flaky, hearty and scrumptious puff pastry pie with potatoes, ham cubes and cheese
Easy, quick and delicious dinner idea!

Today I present you with an easy and savory puff pastry pie filled with delicious potatoes, ham, and fontina cheese. 


This potato pie is cozy and comforting. Perfect for lazy and chilly nights. 

Wednesday, October 12, 2022

Apple Ring Pastries

Impress your guests with these beautiful donut-shaped pastries, simply made with a thick slice of apple, a dash of cinnamon, wrapped in flaky and sweet puff pastry. 
Quick and easy to make, and tastes just like apple pie!

Apple season is here and I got a brand NEW apple dessert recipe for you.

A fall-inspired, simple, fun and delicious dessert, in a beautiful donut shape (or maybe it looks more like a pumpkin ;).

Made with a cinnamon-flavored apple ring, wrapped in crispy and flaky puff pastry.