LEMON OLIVE OIL CAKE RECIPE WITH BERRIES & MASCARPONE

The lemon olive oil cake of your dreams, dressed festively with layers of whipped mascarpone cheese, lemon curd, a honey lemon blueberry sauce and finished with fresh blackberries. The perfect marriage between the classic Italian lemon olive oil cake and Tiramisu. Today I bring to you the first official cake on Ciao Florentina, I don’t […]

NO-BAKE STRAWBERRY LEMONADE CHEESECAKE BITES

The fresh taste of lemon and strawberry will remind you of your favorite summertime beverage. INGREDIENTS : Crust 1/3 cup graham cracker crumbs 2 tablespoons sugar 2 tablespoons Land O Lakes® Butter, melted Filling 1 (8-ounce) package cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup sweetened condensed milk 2 tablespoons lemon juice 2 teaspoons freshly grated lemon zest […]

TIRAMISU ANGEL FOOD CAKE

If we go out to eat and Tiramisu’s on the dessert menu it’s almost always my guaranteed pick. Tiramisu is traditionally made with ladyfingers, but I used Angel Food Cake soaked in liquor infused espresso or strong coffee could be used, and then covered in creamy marscapone mixture that’s hard to keep from eating straight […]

NO BAKE COOKIE DOUGH CHEESECAKE

We loved this NO BAKE Cookie Dough Cheesecake — it’s made with edible cookie dough and an Oreo crust and is an extra special dessert for the holidays! What is it about cookie dough that everyone loves? I remember as a child consuming my fair share of cookie dough while I was supposed to be […]

CHOCOLATE COVERED STRAWBERRY CHEESECAKES

Many people say cheesecake is one of the hardest things to make. With my recipe, they don’t have to be! I’ve gone through so many recipes and techniques that I’ve nailed down what makes them great. These cheesecakes are among my favorite things to cook (and eat), as they’re not only delicious but impossibly cute. […]

Easy Quiche Recipe with Asparagus, Mushrooms, and Cheddar

Here is a secret: quiche is incredibly quick and easy to make. And it looks so elegant! The other amazing thing about quiche is that it is simple to make two completely different quiches at once. Next time you are hosting brunch, put this easy quiche recipe on the menu. Quiche is a dish involving […]

AVOCADO EGG SALAD

Mayo-free, chunky and delicious egg salad with avocados, crunchy bacon, green onions, dill, lime juice and yogurt. This egg salad can be served as an appetizer, a side dish or as a filling for those delicious sandwiches. I serve it as a big ole entree for me, and me only! Me likey mucho. Alright Alright […]

LEMON BLUEBERRY CUPCAKES

My favorite Lemon Blueberry Cupcakes! Topped with homemade Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting and Fresh Blueberries, they’re simply irresistible. My friends!!! The weekend is at our fingertips and I couldn’t be more excited… to do nothing. I’m talking a feet kicked up on the coffee table, delivery menus at arms length, and Law & Order on […]

Caramel Apple Pudding Dessert

The comforting flavors of Apples and Caramel come together in this easy to make delicious Caramel Apple Pudding Dessert. This caramel apple pudding dessert offers layers of creamy cream cheese, butterscotch pudding and whipped topping all topped with crunchy sweet and sour apples, peanuts and toffee bits and if that wasn’t enough the whole thing […]