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Peach Angel Cake

Tidbits... Angel cake is delicious with no toppings or frosting added. Sometimes I like to take advantage of fresh seasonal fruit. These white peaches...

Fig Lemon Jam

Tidbits...The sublime taste of figs freshly picked from the tree is something I discovered since I moved to Italy.  They are still warm from the...

Stuffed Calamari with Chickpeas and Zucchini

Tidbits...The cleaning process of fresh squid is not really difficult. On cutting board cut off just below eyes and discard.  You are now left with...

Iced Coffee

Tidbits...I remember as a young girl seeing the signs claiming the "worlds' best cup of coffee". I think they had never tasted "real coffee from...

Red Rice and Clam Salad

Tidbits...Red rice has a distinct nutty taste with a firm texture combined with clams and fresh vine tomatoes is a great summer salad. Serve...

4th of July Star Tartlets

Tidbits...Red cranberries, blueberries and white powdered sugar. Perfect for the 4th of July....