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PASTRY CREAM custard

PASTRY CREAM custard by Foodessa

Italian 'Crema Pasticcera'...or as the French call ‘la Crème pâtissière’ The use of WHOLE eggs and starch is required in order to achieve a thicker cream. NOTE: It’s always best to prepare this cream the day before. This version was initiated by my Mom and I’ve pushed the recipe a little further with time ;o) For a dedicated…

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SABAYON... ‘Zabaione’ / ‘Zabaglione’ cream

SABAYON... ‘Zabaione’ / ‘Zabaglione’ cream by Foodessa

An Italian, light custard cream principally based on egg yolks, sugar and an added sweet wine such as “Marsala’ or ‘Moscato‘. It’s whipped over a ‘bain-marie’, while lots of air is whisked into this sublime cream. This particular recipe was adapted from the Book: ‘LaVarenne Pratique‘...by Anne Willan. > Note: there are a few…

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Pistachio Cake

Pistachio Cake by Bob Towlson

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SaLAsa-A-MaNgO GrAniTA

SaLAsa-A-MaNgO GrAniTA by Sangeeta Shah

Granita,is a semi-frozen dessert made from sugar, water and various flavorings. Originally from Sicily, although available all over Italy (but granita in Sicily is somewhat different from the rest of Italy), it is related to sorbet and italian ice.Today I tried to make it with different flaovr...little sweet..little sour...n ...lots…

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Italian Variety Cookie Dough

Italian Variety Cookie Dough by Claudia lamascolo

When I was growing up this is the only dough my grandmother made then my mom. They would use this one dough with imagination to create more than 20 varieties. Lets see what you can create. A delicious shortbread that could be rolled, cut or filled and another one that sturdy enough for fresh fruit filled. Take your pick they are both…

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Nescafe Walnut Tiramisu

Nescafe Walnut Tiramisu by Navaneetham Krishnan

Pleasurable; assembled with store bought ingredients; lady fingers drizzled with Nescafe and layered with cream cheese, crunchy walnuts and cocoa powder.

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Torta Caprese al Limone

Torta Caprese al Limone by Easy Cook - Laka kuharica

Seriously delicious, #decadent and #moist #cake, originally from the island of Capri, full of #lemony flavor.

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Almond Biscotti

Almond Biscotti by Mark Tabak

A very traditional recipe from my wifes Italian grandmother.

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RASPBERRY AND ZINFANDEL SHERBET WITH WARM BERRY COMPOTE

RASPBERRY AND ZINFANDEL SHERBET WITH WARM BERRY COMPOTE by Draeger's Cooking School

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FIG and NUT torte cake - Gluten Free - updated

FIG and NUT torte cake - Gluten Free - updated by Foodessa

I dare you to challenge this scrumptious gluten-free FIG and ALMOND cake. I experimented with Gluten free flour...specifically, 'Sweet Sorghum White flour'. The results came in the form of an enchanting surprise. I now had a great upside down fresh fig and nut torte cake ready to be devoured. For a detailed post...refer to:…

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Sicilian Cake

Sicilian Cake by Evelyn Scott

This Sicilian cake is traditional from the ricotta to the crushed pineapple and rum. Topped off with cherries and chocolate chips, this is unbeatable.

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Pear and Blue Cheese Crostata with Honey and Almonds

Pear and Blue Cheese Crostata with Honey and Almonds by Angellove's Cooking

Adapted from Lauren Bracey: Pear and Bleu Cheese Tart, Easier than Pie I have found the challenging combination of pears, blue cheese and almonds, baked with honey, so particularly tempting that I have felt like immediately indulging in this so irresistible culinary frivolousness.

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Dummy Tiramisu

Dummy Tiramisu by Supriya Srivastava

Both Ladyfinger and Mascarpone cheese is impossible to find in delhi, this is the closest I could get to my favorite- Tiramisu with the ingredients that are easy to find. The taste is pretty good. Go for it. And it is purely Vegetarian!

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Frittelle carnival treats

Frittelle carnival treats by Alida

Hurray it's that time of the year again! It's carnival, so it's time to make those addictive deep fried, gorgeous cakes. Every year for me has become a tradition now. It cannot pass February without making frittelle. Every region of Italy calls them differently but in the end they are all very similar. I get instantly transported…

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Vegan Carrot Cake Cupcake for ONE

Vegan Carrot Cake Cupcake for ONE by Shauna Duncan

Been a bit obsessed with single serving desserts lately. This one I think about DAILY. It is not overly sweet, and I feel almost less guilty because there are carrots in it. Score! It doesn't even need frosting.

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