Cranberry Pistachio Biscotti

Ingredients:  • 1/2 cup butter  • 3/4 cup sugar  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract  • 1/2 teaspoon almond extract  • 2 eggs  • 1 3/4 cups all-purpose flour  • 1/4 teaspoon salt  • 1 teaspoon baking powder  • 1/2 cup dried cranberries  • 1 1/2 cups pistachio nuts Directions:  1. Preheat the oven to 300º. …

Classic Date Nut Bread

Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon baking soda 3/4 teaspoon baking powder 1 1/4 cups sugar 1 1/2 sticks of butter, melted 2 eggs, beaten 1 1/2 teaspoons vanilla extract 1 1/2 cup dates, chopped 1 cup walnuts, chopped Directions: Preheat oven to 350º. Grease a loaf pan with butter. In a large bowl, …

Panino di Prosciutto e Fontina

Ingredients: 4 slices fontina cheese 2 slices rustic white bread or french bread Butter Sea salt and pepper 5 fresh baby spinach leaves 3 paper-thin slices prosciutto Directions: Spread butter on bread slices. Place 2 slices of fontina cheese on top of each bread slice. Season with salt and pepper then add spinach and prosciutto. …

Salami Biscuits from Italy

Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour 1 tablespoon baking powder 1 teaspoon baking soda 1 teaspoon sea salt 8 tablespoons cold butter, cut into small pieces 3/4 cup buttermilk 1/4 cup salami, diced (Optional) 2 tablespoons crumbled Gorgonzola Directions: Preheat oven to 425º. Combine the flour, baking powder and soda, salt, and cold butter in a …

Garlic Bread

Ingredients: 1 loaf French or Italian bread 1/2 stick butter, melted Sea salt and ground black pepper 5 cloves garlic Directions: Preheat oven to 350º. Slice bread in an angle and place in a baking pan. Drizzle melted butter on each bread slice. Sprinkle with salt and pepper. Bake for 5-10 minutes. Remove bread from …

Cornmeal Cranberry Scones

Ingredients: 2 cups all-purpose flour ½ teaspoon baking soda 1 tablespoon baking powder ½ teaspoon kosher salt 2/3 cup sugar 1 ½ cups cornmeal (medium grind, but fine is fine too) 1 cup cold unsalted butter (2 sticks), cut into 1-inch pieces ¾ cup dried cranberries or raisins 1 cup buttermilk Directions: Heat the oven …

Apple Cinnamon Brekkie Cake

Ingredients: 3 eggs 1 stick of butter 2 1/2 cups sugar 2 cups all purpose flour 2 tsp cinnamon powder 1 cup old-fashioned oats 1 cup peeled, shredded apple Directions: Preheat oven to 350º. In a large mixing bowl, beat eggs, butter, and sugar until fluffy then add flour, cinnamon, oats, and apples until combined. …