Tag: #New York

Irish Stromboli for the Hennessys

This week we see the arrival of Stromboli to the island all the way from New York brought to us by Vito Pizza. This Italian sausage shape turnover was created in the 50s and named after the movie Stromboli with Ingrid Bergman. Bill Daley of the Chicago Tribune best describes the difference between Stromboli and calzone. Joe di Bartoli, CEO of Pizza Vito made … Read More Irish Stromboli for the Hennessys

Home made Calzone :)

We made calzone with a filling of Mozzarella, a ricotta mix and spinach and it was just delicious, crispy but chewy and moist at the same time. The pizza dough recipe is the one I use these days. You will need : For the dough: 2 1/4 Teaspoons active dry yeast 1 teaspoon salt 1/2 teaspoons sugar 3 cups flour, plus extra for dusting … Read More Home made Calzone 🙂

A taste of New York…. baked ricotta cheesecake !

A typical New York cheesecake is made with cream cheese and sour cream but mine today is a taste of Italian New York. The best cheesecake I ever tasted was a ricotta baked cheesecake from Venieros in New York. This is where you can also get sugar free cookies and carb free cakes if you are watching your calories ! I remember coming back … Read More A taste of New York…. baked ricotta cheesecake !

So curious about the Cronut !

Follow follow follow me on facebook x The American dream certainly lives on in the form of the cronut. What a discovery! Since I read about the birth of the cronut in May, I have been curious… so very curious that my mouth waters when I hear about the long queues and waiting lists to get one. How will I manage to try one … Read More So curious about the Cronut !