Maraschino Cherry Semifreddo Recipe

Maraschino Cherry Semifreddo Recipe

dessertTaylor Markarian
Do you want a fresh Italian dessert that looks as beautiful as it tastes? Follow this elegant, simple recipe for Maraschino Cherry Semifreddo by Ch...
What Meal to Make for a Perfect Valentine’s Day Dinner

The Perfect Italian Dinner for Valentine’s Day

italianFrancesco Quattrone
Everything about Italian culture is romantic, especially the food. So when it comes to preparing a special Valentine’s dinner for two, trust in the Old World tradition of Italian cuisine and its mouthwatering flavors that satisfy the stomach and inspire the heart.AppetizerPuccia Bread ChipsEasy to make and elegant to look at, these small bites are [...]
The History of Panettone

The History of Panettone

dessertFrancesco Quattrone
The United States has pumpkin pie and Italy has panettone, the quintessential cake for the holidays. Made with a combination of candied fruit and spices, panettone is the Old World version of fruitcake, a special treat that dates back to the Middle Ages. Panettone cake might have a rich and storied history, but its flavor and texture has remained the [...]

Plum Cherry Crostata

At first glance, the rustic crostata looks like a buttery and flaky biscuit, but in this recipe, it is so much more! Pastry chef Tiffany MacIsaac uses this classic Italian pastry as a substantial base for hiding premium Luxardo cherries in between fruity layers of fresh plums and cherry jam. A quintessential made-in-Italy delight, these classic cherries are the main ingredients [...]