Daily Italian Doses | Sagra

On my second visit to Italy I discovered the local Sagra and I recommend that you try to search these out while traveling. A sagra is a celebration of earths bounty that highlights one particular food or ingredient.  This is a local event and every town, city and village has at least one unique to them.  […]

Daily Italian Doses | Porchetta

Porchetta.  My great obsession.  Maybe it’s because I should be eating dinner instead of thumbing through my favorite experiences it Italy. My word of advice to you.  If you see a van parked on the side of the road or in a local market, drop everything and immediately get yourself one of these sandwiches. If this photo […]

Holiday Recipes from Italy

It is that time of year again!  The holidays just aren’t the holidays without something yummy baking in the oven.  I have compiled links to some of my favorite recipes that I am getting ready to test out this year.  Let me know what you think, and if you have a favorite tell me about […]

Peppermint Chip Chocolate Biscotti

Peppermint Chip Chocolate Biscotti I had to bring this one back for the holidays!  The perfect festive and yummy treat for this time of year. Ingredients: 1 cup  coarsely chopped Hershey’s Kisses Candy Cane (hurry, only available during the holidays!)   plus approx 1 cup whole for drizzle 1 cup chocolate chips 1/2 cup  butter 2 large eggs 1 […]