Happy Canada Day! What am I serving for dessert today? Tarts, tarts and more tarts, berry cupcakes and Cannoncini di Sfoglia con Crema Pasticcera al Cioccolato (Chocolate Pastry Cream-filled Pastry Horns). I had to include at least one Italian Pastry
I love my Italian Pastries and I love Gourmet Cupcakes (who doesn’t?)! I decided to take the flavours and textures that I love from two of my favourite desserts, Cannoli Siciliani and Cupcakes and roll them into one amazing gourmet Cannoli Cupcake. I filled moist Vanilla
Time just flew by this week; I can’t believe it’s the weekend already. I’ve been busy baking all week. I had a little mishap in the kitchen on Monday; I burned my hand terribly when I was deep frying Cannoli
With the warm weather finally here all I can think about is summer entertaining and this simple Italian Dessert, Torta di Fragole e Crema Soffice di Yogurt is the perfect ending to a summer barbecue. Not only is it light
With my niece’s (Natalie) bridal shower fast approaching my sisters and I have been busy in and out of the kitchen preparing for the special day. We want our dessert table to be filled not only with traditional Italian Cookies
The sun is shining, the weather is finally getting warmer and my thoughts are turning toward summer and the berry-growing season. We’ve been very lucky over the last few months; the market has stocked some delicious sweet and juicy berries.
Do you ever wonder what the word “Soufflé” means? The literal definition is, “To blow up”. Hmm, that sounds like an accurate description of some of my cooking projects. James Beard said, “The only thing that will make a soufflé fall
Back when I was in high school I worked for a small diner, Town Lunch, and our two most popular desserts were Chocolate Cream Pie and Cherry Cream Pie. Believe it or not my favourite was the Cherry Cream Pie