Lombardian potato-lemon cake.
“Thousand leaves.” Dessert consisting of several layers of very thin puff pastry sheets and pastry cream topped or dusted with chocolate.
Apulian fried ribbons of sweet dough, a regional specialty of Christmas.
Umbrian cake flavored with lemon peel and alchermes.
Dove-shaped cake originally from Milan, a popular specialty of Easter.
Croissant pastries, usually eaten at breakfast, most often in a bar, coffee shop.
A pureé of quince is mixed with sugar and cooked until it obtains a clear, rosy color. Cotognata is then rolled into crystallized sugar. The Italian sweet is similar to… [Read More]
Doughnut shaped Sardinian stuffed pastries.
Open-faced tart, either sweet or savory.