Swoon over the 'Dolce Vita': 36 Italian Desserts to Delight
AUGUST 01, 2023
Have you ever wandered through the cobblestone streets of Italy, charmed by the aroma of fresh pastries and delighted by the sight of luscious gelato? Well, fret not if you haven't. This gastronomical journey will certainly allow you to experience all of that, and more, right from your kitchen.
With this collection of 36 delightful Italian desserts, we're offering you an authentic taste of 'la dolce vita' - the sweet life. An array of decadent cakes, silky custards, and zesty sorbets are all here, waiting for you to dazzle your dinner table and satiate your sweet tooth.
Each recipe has been carefully curated and explained, ensuring a fail-proof culinary experience, even for the novice chef. Moreover, they showcase luscious, high-quality ingredients, and traditional Italian methods passed down through generations.
Immerse yourself in the heart of Italy. Celebrate the sweet symphony of tiramisu, the creamy dream that is panna cotta or perhaps, the zesty tang of a classic lemon granita. Each bite of these beloved classics promises a memory, a joy, a dolce vita.
So, roll up your sleeves and dust off your apron, it's time to dive headfirst into the delightful, indulgent world of Italian desserts! Buon Appetito!
El Mundo Eats
Lemon Almond Cake
This lemon almond cake is really a combination of my lemon and Spanish almond cake. The wonderful lemony smell and taste. The light and soft texture and yes, on top of that it's super easy to make. Give this a try and you'd fall in love with it like I did. Yum!
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Choco Delight Biscotti
Dive into the delightful flavors of our Choco Delight Biscotti, perfect for enjoying with your favorite hot beverage. This easy-to-follow recipe produces crisp, delectable biscotti infused with double chocolate delight.
Homemade neapolitan whipped cream that can be used on cake, cupcakes, ice cream cake, pies, angel food cake, pudding, pancakes, fruit, etc! Vanilla whipped cream plus chocolate whipped cream plus strawberry whipped cream.
Lemon Bundtinis are miniature moist Bundt cakes with the perfect blend of sweet and tart. They’re finished with a swirl of amazing cream cheese frosting. These tasty little cakes are a perfect finish to any meal from elegant to everyday.
Crostata is the lazy man's pie. However, this Blackberry Crostata recipe is anything but lazy. With a flaky crust and rich berry flavor, this crostata recipe may become your new favorite summer dessert!
This marbled chocolate orange olive oil Bundt cake has bright citrus flavor from the zest of two oranges.
There's some almond meal for bit of nutty richness, and espresso powder deepens the chocolate flavor. You can use either natural or Dutch process cocoa powder here. It's worth it to splurge on...
This cannoli bundt cake is to die for! And super easy to make since you start with cake mix. The cake is so moist, made with ricotta and then topped with cannoli frosting and chocolate chips. A fun and tasty dessert to celebrate special occasions.
Dissolve yeast and part of sugar in lukewarm water and then add mixture to a standing mixer with flour. Beat until a smooth, even dough forms. Cover and let rise in a warm place for approx. 15 – 20 min. until dough has doubled in volume.