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cake

  • Recipes

    My Family Recipes: Strucolo de Pomi

    When my grandma was younger, she was a talented baker (I shared a recipe of her Curabiè biscuits last year). Her most popular cake was the strudel, or strucolo de pomi as it is…

    01/12/2014
  • Sicilian Cassata Cake recipe with ricotta cheese and candied fruit
    Recipes

    My Family Recipes: Sicilian Cassata Cake

    The Cassata Siciliana is the most iconic Sicilian cake, an elaborate dessert made with sponge cake (called “pan di Spagna” in Italian) moistened with liqueur and layered with ricotta cheese, covered with marzipan and…

    14/07/2014
  • Restaurants

    Brunch at The Pantry in High Wycombe

    Two months ago I had an epic brunch date with my friends at The Pantry in Hazlemere, a suburb of High Wycombe in Buckinghamshire. It wasn’t the first time that I travelled the distance…

    25/04/2014
  • Recipes

    Lamingtons for Australia Day

    These past few weeks I’ve been increasingly thinking about Australia and missing the weather, the lifestyle, the food, the coffee! At the time I was there, I didn’t fall in love with this country…

    23/01/2014
  • Recipes

    Chocolate Mascarpone Cake with Berries

    As I type this blog post, I am less than an hour away from turning thirty-three years old. Ugh! I don’t like the sound of it and to be honest I haven’t fully enjoyed…

    19/01/2014