Italy in Small Bites

Walnut and Raisin Coffee Cake

Ciambella is a delicious Italian coffee cake filled with plump raisins and toasted walnuts and spiked with marsala or rum. Goes great with a glass of wine.

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  • 25 M
  • 1 H, 40 M
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The Ultimate Muffin Book by Bruce Weinstein and Mark Scarbrough

Pineapple Upside-Down Muffins

These pineapple muffins are like individual pineapple upside-down cakes. Perfect for breakfast or dessert or anytime in between.

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  • 45 M
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Jewish Holiday Cookbook by Joan Nathan

Jelly Doughnuts

Sufganiyot comes from the Greek “sufgan”, meaning puffed and fried. Made by bakers in Jerusalem for Hanukkah, you can enjoy these jelly doughnuts at home.

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  • 1 H, 15 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
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ultimate Chocolate Marquise Recipe

Ultimate Chocolate Marquise

It doesn’t get much chocolate-y than this chilled dessert. Bittersweet chocolate, eggs, butter, and Cognac are beaten than lightened with whipped egg whites.

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  • 25 M
  • 6 H, 25 M
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Coffee Ice Cream with Warm Chocolate Sauce Recipe

Coffee Ice Cream with Warm Chocolate Sauce

Rich, homemade coffee ice cream is drizzled with amaretto and espresso and topped with a luscious chocolate ganache, or fudge sauce, and softly whipped cream.

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  • 5 H, 30 M
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Black-Bottom Cupcakes Recipe

Black Bottom Cupcakes

These chocolate, deep-red devil’s food cupcakes are filled with an irresistible dollop of creamy cheesecake. Just what the kid in each of us craves.

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  • 20 M
  • 45 M
  • 11
The Ultimate Muffin Book by Bruce Weinstein and Mark Scarbrough

Beer and Cheese Muffins

What might seem like an unlikely duo is a winning combination. Amber beer and Cheddar cheese are helped by Dijon mustard to make a savory, delicious muffin.

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Baked Alaska Recipe

Baked Alaska with Coconut Sorbet and Chocolate Ice Cream

Strata of coconut sorbet and chocolate ice cream are slathered in a spiky meringue then the Alaska is slid into the oven to toast the outside.

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  • 1 H, 30 M
  • 2 H, 30 M
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Cheat's Apple Tarts Recipe

Cheat’s Apple Tarts

You’re going to feel like a cheat when you serve these obscenely simple tarts to guests. But shhhh. Your secret’s safe with us.

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  • 20 M
  • 40 M
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Yogurt Cheese Balls Recipe

Yogurt Cheese Balls Marinated in Garlic-Dill Oil with Aleppo Pepper

For this Armenian dish, homemade yogurt cheese is made into balls and marinated in oil infused with garlic, dill, and Aleppo pepper.

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  • 30 M
  • 8 H, 30 M
  • 1
Stuffed Zucchini Flowers Recipe

Stuffed Zucchini Flowers

This appetizer is a favorites all over Italy. Zucchini blossoms are stuffed with ricotta cheese, seasoned with basil and lemon, batter-dipped, and then fried.

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  • 45 M
  • 1 H, 45 M
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Braised Celery Root

Celery root, or celeriac, is a relative of the familiar green celery stalks in the supermarket. Braise this root vegetable for a new Fall flavor.

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  • 35 M
  • 1 H, 30 M
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