Recipes

Linzer Cookies

1/2 cup (70 g) almond flour 2 1/4 cups (280 g) all-purpose flour, divided 1/2 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoon ground cinnamon 2 sticks (230…

Tahini Cookies

I was surprised by how much I loved this recipe. The rich, earthy flavor of the tahini and the sweet bite of honey make for…

Pumpkin Pie from Scratch

Pumpkin Pie from Scratch

Here she is in all her glory, ladies and gentlemen, I present my favorite Pumpkin Pie (made with a real pumpkin)! Happy Thanksgiving! Pumpkin Pie…

Thanksgiving menu

Thanksgiving menu

It’s Thanksgiving time again! This year the big day falls on Thursday the 23rd. I’ll be smoking a turkey in Como, for my dinner…

Chili con carne with beans

I have a problem with chili. For me, this recipe provokes a culinary identity crisis and proves I’m not a very good Texan after all. Texans, who will jump…

Pumpkin hand pies

Pumpkin hand pies

Are you ready for Halloween? I’m especially excited about the holiday this year, because for the first time since I moved to Italy (13…

Beet and Bulgur Burger

Beet and Bulgur Burger

I’m off! Tomorrow I leave for a couple weeks of vacation in my lovely Texas Hill Country, so follow my instagram for daily tastes…