Schiacciata alla Fiorentina

There is no Carnival celebration in Florence without the Schiacciata alla Fiorentina!  This traditional cake, scented with orange and vanilla and dusted with confectioner sugar is typically served during Carnival season.  Every pastry shop in Florence has its own well guarded recipe…

Frittelle di Riso – Rice Fritters

This is the kind of comfort food that brings me back to my early years.  I recall coming back home from school or a playdate, walking in and smelling the delicious fragrance of my mom cooking these yummy delicacies.  She used to…

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Lampredotto – Florentine Style Street Food

People often ask me:  ”What’s your favorite food?”  I have no one-favorite food, I have many, I like a lot of different things and it depends mostly on what I’m in the mood for to define my “favorite food” but the other…