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May 2022

TORTA DELLA NONNA ALLA RICOTTA (GRANDMA’S SOFT RICOTTA CAKE)

In this post, we’re sharing a beloved family recipe for Torta della Nonna alla Ricotta, also known as Grandma’s Soft Ricotta Cake. This Italian dessert features a light and fluffy ricotta cheese filling layered between tender cake. The filling is flavored with lemon zest and vanilla, giving it a refreshing citrusy aroma. Topped with powdered …

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How to Make the REAL SICILIAN RICOTTA CREAM (For Cassata or Cannoli)

Ricotta cream is super yummy. It is generally used to fill various types of desserts including the famous Sicilian cannoli or Sicilian cassata. Today we offer the original recipe used by the best Sicilian pastry shops, let’s see together how to prepare it :     Prep. Time: 1 day Storage Times: in the refrigerator …

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How to Make ITALIAN BASIL LIQUEUR: A SPECIAL HANDMADE DIGESTIVE

Italian basil liqueur, also known as “liquore al basilico,” has its origins in Italy, where it is believed to have been created centuries ago. The liqueur is made by infusing basil leaves in alcohol, typically with the addition of sugar to create a sweet and fragrant spirit. It is often enjoyed as a digestif or …

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CIALDONI: SICILIAN RICOTTA BAKED SWEETS

In this recipe, we’re diving into the world of Sicilian baking with a recipe for Cialdoni, traditional Sicilian ricotta baked sweets. These delightful treats are made with a simple dough that’s filled with a creamy ricotta cheese mixture flavored with hints of citrus and vanilla. The dough is then folded over the filling and baked …

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NONNA’S ITALIAN LEMON & RICOTTA SQUARES

Ricotta and lemon squares, a very easy recipe for a very soft and fragrant dessert.   All the creaminess of ricotta cheese flavored with lemon for delicious treats, perfect even for children.   They really are prepared in minutes and immediately in the oven!   [mv_create key=”10″ thumbnail=”https://eatalianrecipes.com/wp-content/uploads/2022/05/Quadrotti-main-2.jpg” title=”Lemon & Ricotta Squares” type=”recipe”]     …

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AFFOGATO AL CAFFE’: FOR A DELICIOUS ITALIAN MEAL END

Affogato is a simple yet elegant Italian dessert that consists of two main ingredients: hot espresso and cold vanilla ice cream or gelato. The word “affogato” translates to “drowned” in Italian, which perfectly describes the preparation method. A scoop of vanilla ice cream or gelato is placed in a serving glass or bowl, and then …

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How to Make CREAMY PARADISE SPONGE CAKE (TORTA KINDER PARADISO)

The Kinder Paradise cake is a timeless dessert, loved by young and old and perfect for a thousand occasions.   Let’s prepare it together!         YIELD: Serves 6 to 8 INGREDIENTS: 1 1/8 cup icing sugar 1 cup plain flour 1  cup corn flour ¼ cup  butter at room temperature 5  egg …

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