Sesame seeds, honey and sugar. Those are the three ingredients you will need to make this simple treat called Sesame Seed Nougat, also known as Confetto di Giuggiulena.
Who can resist Christmas recipes? If you are looking for mostly traditional Italian recipes for your family, a holiday treat or just because, then you have the right category!
From traditional Pizzelle to Lemon Cookies to Struffoli. Naturally, how can one not make these Italian Donuts on Christmas Eve. You'll find the perfect recipe to please even the most demanding member of your family.
Traditional Italian panettone is usually a rich and dense sweet bread made for Christmas. This simple and rustic family recipe for panettone has no rum-soaked raisins, nor are there any candied fruits. In fact, there are only three teaspoons of butter in this airy and light textured panettone. Curious? Come and take a look!
Would you like an almond-based, dense, nutty, honey-flavored, lightly spiced, dark chocolate coated cookie? If you said yes, these traditional Italian Mostaccioli di Mamma cookies are a must for your Christmas holiday cookie platter.
Struffoli di Mamma are puffy balls of fried dough which are crispy on the outside, light and airy on the inside. These Italian honey balls (aka Cicerchiata) are then drenched in citrus scented warm honey and decorated with sprinkles.
The perfect addition to your platter of Italian Christmas cookies!
It’s a bit of a sticky situation in the beginning, but the kitchen smells absolutely amazing! I am, of course, referring to these Oven Roasted Sugar Almonds.
Soft Amaretti Cookies are a moist & chewy classic Italian cookie. This recipe has been tested until perfect making it the best ever gluten free recipe for amaretti morbidi. You are going to love them! VIDEO INCLUDED.
Your holiday cookie platter will be complete with these Thin Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti. Festive looking, great tasting & so easy to make!