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Cookies Recipes

Cookies and bars

Italian Almond Cookies Made with Almond Paste

Italian Almond Cookies Made with Almond Paste

Sicilian Almond Paste cookies are scrumptious and easy to make! I am so happy to be sharing my mother’s recipe, also known as “Pasticcini alla Pasta di Mandorla”. These are the most incredibly special cookies that we make.

Italian Fig Cookies (Cuccidati)

Italian Fig Cookies (Cuccidati)

It just would not be Christmas at our house, or any Sicilian house for that matter, without Cuccidati, Italian Fig cookies. These wonderful treats may just be the most famous of all Italian cookies. Do not even think about comparing these to Fig Newtons. Cuccidati are a whole different kind of “good”.

Double Chocolate Espresso Cookies

Double Chocolate Espresso Cookies

Deep chocolate flavor with a hint of coffee is wrapped up in a cookie that is chewy with a crunchy edge and dotted with soft chocolate chips.

Anginetti Cookies – Italian Lemon Cookies

Anginetti Cookies – Italian Lemon Cookies

Anginetti Cookies or Italian Lemon Cookies, are probably one of the most popular cookies on the Italian cookie tray. This is no surprise since they are cakey, moist and softly sweet little pillows of love. Most Italian wedding or holiday cookie platters will include Anginetti, 

Chocolate Chip Muffins with Yogurt

Chocolate Chip Muffins with Yogurt

Well I just made chocolate chip muffins with yogurt and I must admit that these are really delicious!  My son says these are the “best” chocolate chip muffins. They are soft, moist and most importantly chocolatey just like my Zucchini Chocolate Chip Muffins! I don’t 

Lemon Biscotti with Pistachios

Lemon Biscotti with Pistachios

Lemon biscotti are a refreshing light cookie with a crispy texture perfect for dunking in your hot coffee, tea or even a glass of crisp wine!

Italian Orange Cookies – Nonna’s Biscotti All’Arancia

Italian Orange Cookies – Nonna’s Biscotti All’Arancia

Nonna’s simple orange cookies are the perfect companion to a cup of tea or your favorite coffee. Slightly crispy on the outside and light and airy on the inside, they remind me of orange flavored lady fingers.

Nonna’s Homemade Italian Pineapple Cookies

Nonna’s Homemade Italian Pineapple Cookies

This week I found myself craving Pineapple Cookies. My mother makes these wonderful cookies that are soft, moist, and deliver pineapple in every bite. Not only are these cookies delicious but they are so easy to make

Peanut Butter Pie Brownies

Peanut Butter Pie Brownies

This is the perfect dessert for the chocolate and peanut butter lovers in you life. Fudgy brownies topped with a luscious peanut butter cream!

Sicilian Anise Cookies for Lent (Pani di Cena)

Sicilian Anise Cookies for Lent (Pani di Cena)

Pani di cena are crispy little cookies that are dotted with anise seeds and shaped into crosses. They are subtly sweet and crispy, and perfectly delicious.



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