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Torta Caprese

Tidbits...Caprese is an antique flourless Neopolitan torte from the island of Capri.  There are many stories about the origin but most agree it was born...

Aunt Pearl’s Huckleberry Pie

Tidbits...Are they huckleberries or blueberries? They say the difference is in the number and type of seeds. Nonetheless, they are kissing cousins and the taste...

Grandma Locele’s Oatmeal Molasses Cookies

Tidbits...I probably inherited my "sweet tooth" from grandma Locele.  She always had cookies, cakes or pies in her kitchen.  If  her pantry was running low...

Red Cabbage Risotto

Tidbits...it is cabbage magic.  Just a squirt of lemon juice and voilà- the violet colored purèe changes to a vivid "hot pink".   The purèe...

Thanksgiving Antipasto (Menu)

Tidbits...I love "my" American holiday.  I hold it very dear to my heart and celebrate it with joy. Another year with so many reasons to...

Chocolate Cupcakes

Graveyard cupcakes for your Halloween "Boo Bash".  Decorate them in your own spooky way....