Known under many names worldwide, this cookie is rolled out and fried in oil, then dusted with powdered sugar.
Italy has a rich culinary history, and cookies are no exception. Italian cuisine is often focused on region or city where a particular dish is popular. Our Italian Christmas cookie recipes come from all over Italy. Some, like the Ricotta Cheese Cookies, are ridiculously easy. Other Italian cookies like Pizzelles require special equipment but yield spectactular results. Lots of holiday biscotti, too!
This chocolate-hazelnut flavored biscotti has a festive look with green pistachios and red cranberries.
This is the traditional way to make cream-filled puff pastry cookies.
Chocolate biscotti dressed up with cranberries and almonds, garnished with melted chocolate.
A chocolate version of the classic Italian pizzelle.
A very thin, lacy oatmeal cookie dipped in chocolate.
Italian tube-shaped shells of fried pastry dough, filled with a sweet, creamy filling usually containing ricotta.
Easy and colorful classic Italian favorite.
Italian lemon drop cookies with a lemon icing.