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italian cookies


There are so many chocolate chip cookie recipes out there, so how do you know which one to make? Well, stop looking because I have the one just for you right here.

This recipe has been passed down through my family for years, so now I want to share it with you.

A recipe to enjoy a good tea accompanied by delicious aniseed cookies.

These classic Italian almond macaroons are light and crunchy. Amaretti have an egg white base and are an easy-to-make cookie.     Serves:48 Prep Time:20 min Cook Time:10 min   INGREDIENTS:   3 cups slivered almonds 2 tbsp all-purpose flour 1 1/4 cups super fine granulated sugar (divided) 3 egg whites, at room temperature 1 …

A delicious fig-filled pastry. You may substitute the figs with dried apricots or dates. Hazelnuts can also be used in place of the walnuts.   INGREDIENTS: 2 1/2 cups all-purpose flour 1/4 teaspoon salt 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder 1/2 cup white sugar 1 cup unsalted butter 2 eggs 1/2 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/4 cup …

This was Mom’s recipe that my wife now makes on a regular basis. They’re light and flaky and they melt in your mouth. Walnuts are delicious in all kinds of cookie and cake recipes. Though walnuts are grown all over Italy, the best walnuts are grown in Sorrento. They are excellent in a variety of …

This Lenten cookie is great year round, but our family usually enjoy it around the holidays. It’s full of crunchy almonds and cinnamon flavor! When they are fresh they are crunchy on the outside with a slight chewy interior. I prefer them hard and crunchy after a day or two! MAKES ABOUT 36 BISCOTTI INGREDIENTS: 1 …

A perfect addition to any holiday cookie tray, these delicious traditional cookies will be a hit with family and friends alike.

S cookies were originally made using a funnel attached to an old-fashioned meat grinder, but they can be formed with a pastry bag. Sometimes they are shaped like a figure eight. This cookie is soft when it first comes out of the oven, but crisps up like a sugar cookie as it cools. They are …