Tag: #cake

Of Odysseus, saints, ricotta

“Nobody, that’s my name. Nobody — so my mother and father call me, all my friends.” My love affair with ricotta started very late in my life, and for this I will never forgive myself. There are a few ingredients that I used to despise when I was a kid, and only as an “adult”…

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Maria Theresa’s smile

“She swears lazy Sundays were made for her. Doing whatever it is she wants to do, even if it is, nothing at all.” For me lazy Sundays are all about sweet treats, keeping alive the typical Italian tradition of having pastries or cake to celebrate the end of the week. One of my favourite Sunday…

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No eggs? No problem!

Sundays for me are the treat day, there is no Sunday without a cake, cannoli or frolle! Yesterday I found some beautiful lemons at the market, and I thought I could make a lovely lemon cake, like the ones I used to have in Italy. So this morning I woke up, already thinking about my…

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Apple cake

Apple cake is one of my favourite desserts, so easy and so full of flavours! It is perfect with some cream, gelato or just a cup of tea! Ingredients: Flour, 250g Apples, 4 Sugar, 200g Milk, 200ml Lemon, 1 Fast action yeast, 1 sachet Vanilla extract, 1 teaspoon Cinnamon, 1 teaspoon Eggs, 2 Recipe: Grate…

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Ciambellone Nutella e mascarpone

Do you love Nutella? Do you love mascarpone? Great! Because they are meant to be together and this recipe will be your favourite thing ever! 🙂 Ingredients: Eggs, 3 Flour, 250g Milk, half a glass Mascarpone, 250g Sugar, 200g Vanilla paste, 1 tablespoon Nutella, one glass Yeast, one bag Butter for the tray Recipe: Preheat…

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