Healthy Italian Dessert Recipes


Luscious fresh tomato pie

By sherry monfils
This is great for all those fresh garden tomatoes. My mother used to make this and...

Chocolate Cannoli Cake

By Pat Duran
Hints of orange and coffee lend standout flavor to Mary's elegant recipe. A variation of...

Cranberry and Almond Biscotti

By cassie thornburg
Ah the beauty of biscotti. You can't just chow down on a biscotti slice like any...

Orange Holiday Cookies

By Pat Duran
New twist on the thumbprint cookies. These are good using various kinds of jam or jelly...

Yuletide Cranberry Ice

By Deb Crane
This is a different way to serve cranberries. Delicious frozen ice that smooth and cleanse the...

Strazzate

By Pat Duran
These Chocolate Almond cookies are a traditional crumbly cookie from the Basilicata region of Italy,...

Irish Cream Tiramisu

By Pat Duran
This recipe is from the cookbook Nigella Express by Nigella Lawson. She has this to say."I've...

Panera Bread Buttery Shortbread Cookies

By Pat Duran
This is a copycat recipe of delicious buttery cookies that taste just like Panera's.These cookie will...

Fresh Fruit Bowl

By Pat Duran
Saw some great deals on fruit this week so I decided to make this fruit...

Strawberry Panzanella Salad

By Careema Bell
This quick and easy recipe is a fun change of pace for a dessert. Inspired by...

Ricotta Pie with Choc.Chips & Gran Mariner

By Rose Rauhauser
It's an Italian Ricotta Pie and I used Orange Liqeur and Orange Rind in it with...

Gigi's Spinach-turkey Spaghetti Pie

By Trina Wood
I love fresh spinach and make a spinach lasagna so just had to find a great...

The Brownie Pan

By Sheila Johnson
I borrowed my daughters brownie pan the one I got her last year for christmas, I...

Herb Cracker/Cookies

By Pat Duran
This recipe really grabbed my attention as I was surfing the net. I thought you...

Mocha-Almond Biscotti

By Kris Pate
This is my signature "biscotti" recipe. One wonderful item to send to loved ones that drink...

Glorious Eggnog Bread

By Pat Duran
This recipe is tweaked from Jello Pudding recipes... If you like eggnog and pudding and rum you...

Impossible Pies - Various, including MEAT!

By Iris Clark
The Impossible Pies began in the 1960's (I believe they were a good way for Betty...

The Difference Between Gluten And Wheat

By JoSele Swopes
Whats the difference between gluten and wheat? Why does it matter? Can you eat one and...

Salt - The Spice of Life

By JoSele Swopes
For every meal there is one thing people generally reach for before they even take a...

Almond Limoncello Pound Cake

By Rose Rauhauser
We love lemon flavor and Limoncello, so here they are blended into a beautiful lemon flavored...

CHOCOLATE ITALIAN SPONGE CAKE

By Ellen Bales
This is a very chocolatey, rich dessert with a surprise ingredient. Recipe & Photo: creamofwheat.com

Cream Cheese & Fig Pockets

By Christine Broderick
I designed this recipe myself due to there not being a whole lot of fig recipes...

Italian Honey Balls

By LINDA BAILEY
From Mr. Food. No Christmas or other traditional celebration would be complete without these candylike struffoli...

Italian Christmas Cream

By LINDA BAILEY
This came from Mr. Food. This colorful traditional style chilled creamy Italian Christmas Cream mold is...
15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes

15 Mediterranean-Influenced Dishes


The Mediterranean “diet” has been popular for years, but it’s really not a diet. More so, it’s a healthier eating lifestyle that limits processed foods. It gets its name because it includes foods from regions around the Mediterranean Sea, like Greece, Italy, and Spain. Vegetables, whole grains, legumes, fish, and healthy fats (such as olive […]

14 Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes You Need To Bake

14 Chocolate Chip Cookie Recipes You Need To Bake


Boy, chocolate chip cookies have come a long way since 1938 when Ruth Graves Wakefield whipped up the first batch. If you’re a purist, we’re sharing classic chocolate chip cookie recipes guaranteed to be a family favorite. But for those of you who like to experiment in the kitchen, there are a few twists on […]

19 Recipes for Girl’s Night

19 Recipes for Girl’s Night


Oh, we’ll tell you what you want – what you really really want! These girl’s night approved recipes are going to be a hit at your next get together. Full of flavor, these easy appetizers and finger foods are sure to go perfectly with the night’s cocktail of choice. Whether you’re watching The Bachelor, spending […]