Delicious Chocolate-Based Treats to Serve at Your Christmas Gathering

Our goal at every holiday season - including the highly anticipated Christmas season - is to bring the best Italian treats to the table. How do we do this? By using only seasonal ingredients to ensure each dessert we craft is of the highest quality. And we've developed a reputation for that! And included in our reputation is our creation of delectable chocolate-infused treats that are sure to appeal to any palate. This Christmas season, why not serve up some of these delicious chocolately treats for the sweet tooth in your family or circle of friends! Baci di Dama Cute...

Heavenly Sweet and Salty Combinations to Tempt Your Palate This Christmas

The combination of sweet and salty provides an unexpected pleasure to our taste buds. No one likes too much sugar or too much salt, so the mixture creates a perfect balance. Plus, salt is a flavour enhancer – adding salt to any of your favourite sweets will only enhance the sugar flavour! This Christmas season, consider serving your guests some of these unique, sweet and salty treats. Bacon and Cinnamon Rolls The idea of putting salted pork on a delicious sweet cinnamon roll might sound strange, but don't knock it until you've tried it. When rolling the pastry dough with...

Perfect Sweet Treats That Go Divinely With Espresso Coffee This Holiday Season!

Coffee has a unique flair for going very well with all sorts of sweet treats. But there are certain pastry delicacies that are perfectly suited for coffee, particularly espresso. If you want to sample some of the best treats-and-espresso pairings and serve them to your guests this holiday season, dive into any one of the following desserts today! Sfoglia Cake Delicious and delicate, Sfoglia cake is an incredibly delicious sweet treat that pairs extremely well with espresso coffee. Made with layers of flaky puff pastry and lined with fresh cream, Sfoglia cake is a delicacy that Italians swoon over. Amaretto...

Serve these Popular Italian Desserts this Christmas!

During the Holidays, there’s no shortage of Christmas treats to feast your eyes on, especially those rooted in Italian heritage - traditional Italian food is tough to rival. This Christmas, consider serving up these classic Italian treats: Cannoli The standard cannoli contain a deep-fried tube shell that’s packed with sweet ricotta cheese. Cannoli’s are served in a variety of sizes and filled with select flavours including, but not limited to, classic, chocolate, vanilla and pistachio. Often, the filling will be sprinkled with fruit, nuts, or chocolate bits, while the outside of the shell is doused in sweet icing sugar. Panettone...

Celebrate the Holidays the Italian Way with Homemade Panettone

Fruitcake is a holiday tradition throughout the world that comes in a variety of shapes and sizes. Panettone, the Italian version of fruitcake, is a delicious alternative to traditional fruitcake that most of us know and dislike. Traditional panettone is a light, sweet bread studded with raisins and the candied lemon and orange peels. It is cooked in a cylindrical paper, resembling a large muffin once the top rises. Panettone's Origin Like most Italian traditions, panettone comes with a long history. Sweet bread in Italy dates back to the ancient Roman times, but panettone as it’s known today originates from...