Croccante di Mandorle – Italian Almond Brittle

Croccante di Mandorle – Italian Almond Brittle Everyone loves our Italian Nuts! This recipe is something that brings back very fond memories of spending Summers in Italy growing up, we use to have these around festival times, from Carnivals to Christmas time. They are also found all year round over Italy, most often at street fairs—where hefty blocks wrapped in cellophane are sold from stalls bearing … Continue reading Croccante di Mandorle – Italian Almond Brittle

Twins Take On… Alberti’s Amazing Almond Biscotti

Alberti’s Amazing Almond Biscotti… Biscotti means twice cooked in Italian… These crunchy, sweet Italian treats date back to the 13th Century. The dough is baked in a log, then cut up into slices and baked again so they dry and crisp up, hence the name biscotti, which means ‘twice cooked’. There are many different ways to flavour your biscotti. Delicious with tea or coffee, you … Continue reading Twins Take On… Alberti’s Amazing Almond Biscotti