Do you want a great muffin recipe? This is it. These Fast and Easy Chocolate Chip Muffins are tender and soft, chock full of chocolate chips and of course, absolutely delicious. There's no melting butter and waiting for it to cool with this recipe because it uses oil...read more
These biscotti are a perfect holiday treat. Combining the classic flavours of tart cranberry and crunchy pecans with a hint of salt and the warmth of brown sugar, everyone is sure to gobble these up quickly. Salted Cranberry and Pecan Biscotti just sing of festivity...read more
This is a special recipe. Peperonata was nonna Lucia's speciality. Nonna Lucia made one of the best peperonata I have ever tasted. Maybe it was because she never held back on the olive oil or maybe it was because she never really had a recipe. It was always a little...read more
These streusel topped buns are made with a yeast dough which is rich in butter and eggs. But that's not all you get. These mini buns are filled with your choice of jam or Nutella which make them one of my favourite things to eat. And don't they look gorgeous, too!...read more
Doughnuts are such a delicious treat food. I really don't think you can beat the traditional doughnut from the doughnut van - coated in cinnamon sugar and eaten warm from a paper bag. Actually I just had one on the weekend at our annual town festival. Mums and dads...read more
“Anything is good if it's made of chocolate.” - Jo Brand Imagine a day spent immersed in chocolate, creating with chocolate and surrounded by chocolate. No, it's not chocolate heaven. It's a chocolate class with the very talented Maria Graf of The Art of Chocolate in...read more
My little kitchen is in the middle of the sugarcane fields of far north Queensland, Australia. I hope to inspire you to cook and bake like an Italian.
Italians cook from the heart and for the love of those we feed.