Pear Pistachio Parfaits

I'm done with snow and subzero everything. Solidly over it. This always happens after the cozy, seasonal warmth of Christmas, when I rouse myself from the sugar stupor of the holidays and realize two whole months stretch in front of me like a piece of god damn frozen tundra. And so many pieces of clothing to put on. SO many. I'm pretty sure the worst part of my day is getting dressed to go out and face all that messy, gray expanse of sprawling humanity....more

Orange and Pistachio Shortbread

These cookies are seriously yum. A perfect accompaniment to a cup of coffee or tea. Buttery, flaky shortbread with zingy orange zest and sweet pistachios. Shortbread at the next level! ...more

Gerolltes Kräuterbaguette (Rolled Pesto & Pistachio Baguette)

Just a simple bread recipe, kneaded and rolled up. Stuffed with cheese and nuts. For those of you who enjoy savoury tasting breads, this would be a whole new flavour to attempt at home....more

Chiken zucchini rolls with pistachio recipe

Bored of the grilled chicken breast meal? Let’s transform the lean chicken breast into fun bites with zucchini and pistachio. A light recipe, fast and easy to prepare. Why I like it? it’s delicate and tasty. The zucchini keeps the chicken tender and the pistachio combined with the Parmesan cheese give a rich crunchy heart to the chicken bites. Why my little Luca likes it? Because the zucchini chicken bites look like a snake....more

Sicilian Pistachio Cookies

I only spent one summer in Sicily as a child, but I remember being very impressed and chubbed up as a kid. Eating sweets made with pine nuts, dense ricotta-filled pastries, gelato and cookies made with almond meal and pistachios....more

Pistachio Crusted Chicken