SNACKS

Ube (purple sweet potato) cinnamon rolls {vegan}

Ube (purple sweet potato) cinnamon rolls {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Do you like sweet potatoes? I do! Very much so! Mostly because they are 100% versatile and I use them in all sorts of recipes, both sweet and savory. Orange, purple, white… they’re all different. Orange: sweet […]

Cookies filled with a lemon & ginger custard {vegan}

Cookies filled with a lemon & ginger custard {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! I feel like I’ve been saying this a lot recently but – I’d been wanting to make cookies like these for the longest time! See, that’s how my brain works. I’m super lazy but I also want […]

Ube (purple sweet potato) ice cream {vegan + gluten free}

Ube (purple sweet potato) ice cream {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! Did you ever learn that, indeed, Less Is More – through a recipe?! I’ve had the idea of making ice cream (without an ice cream maker) with sweet potato for a while, and, after researching online, I […]

Food editorial on D la Repubblica (May 9th, 2020)

Food editorial on D la Repubblica (May 9th, 2020)

I cooked, styled and shot a food editorial for Italian newspaper La Repubblica‘s Saturday women’s magazine D la Repubblica out on May 9th, 2020 (#1188).

Hazelnut, orange and carrot mini cakes {vegan}

Hazelnut, orange and carrot mini cakes {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! First off, let’s talk “nuts in cake batters”. Personally, I think they are THE best addition you could ever make to a baked good. Toast and blend’em up and they’ll give your cake not only an amazing […]

Raw creamy salted caramel chocolates {vegan + gluten free}

Raw creamy salted caramel chocolates {vegan + gluten free}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! I love chocolate so much that sometimes I make it at home. It’s not cheaper, maybe a tiny bit healthier, but mostly I just love being able to choose any flavor I want, knowing what ingredients have […]

Black tahini cookies {vegan}

Black tahini cookies {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! I’d been wanting to try, actually make, black tahini for years, I don’t know what took me so long but hey I’ve finally made it! The taste is quite similar to the lighter one, maybe a bit […]

Soft matcha cookies w/ chocolate chunks {vegan}

Soft matcha cookies w/ chocolate chunks {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! If, by now, you are thinking: “hmm, she must be obsessed with matcha+chocolate…” then why, yes, you are absolutely correct. And I will use this combo in many more recipes to come! (hope you are happy about […]

Food editorial on D la Repubblica (Dec 7th, 2019)

Food editorial on D la Repubblica (Dec 7th, 2019)

I cooked, styled and shot a food editorial for Italian newspaper La Repubblica‘s Saturday women’s magazine D la Repubblica out on Dec 7th, 2019 (#1169).

Chestnut & chocolate ganache tart w/ salted caramel {vegan}

Chestnut & chocolate ganache tart w/ salted caramel {vegan}

(cliccate qui per la versione italiana) Happy Monday! One day early this fall I got a craving for chestnuts. I mean we all love the, right? Boiled, roasted. But I wanted more. Already last year I created quite a few recipes involving chestnuts (Perfectly fluffy […]