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Golossary: Agnello Pasquale

A very sweet Sicilian Easter tradition, the Agnello Pasquale (Easter Lamb) is an impressive beauty to behold. Sweet almond marzipan is sculpted into the shape of a lamb, a symbol of Christ and Easter. 109 more words


Sweet Rice Croquettes with Orange Honey

For the record: I cannot stop eating these.

This morning, when I woke up to the blustery, rainy and grey weather, I decided to stay in bed a little longer. 1,206 more words

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The Wiseguy Cookbook by Henry Hill (Review)

The Wiseguy Cookbook by Henry Hill

Many years ago I got a review copy of The Wiseguy Cookbook by famous mobster Henry Hill (the movie Goodfellas was based on his life story).   581 more words


What's In A Name?

We parents place such importance on naming our children. There are books we consult on the meanings of names.  There are dear friends and relatives that we  honor by naming our children after them. 619 more words




Zia Valentina is 100% Natural Sicilian Granita you HAVE to try if you’re ever roaming around The Grove’s Farmers Market! It’s light, fresh, delicious, and not to mention it looks so pretty!

~ Emma Winkler

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Sicilian Stuffed Eggplant

Eggplants in a different way…to enjoy full!


2 eggplants (small to medium – 1 1/2 lbs. each)

1 1/2 tsp salt

3 Tbsp olive oil… 50 more words