This tart celebrates the best of September in Italy with fresh Apulian purple honey figs and tart blackberries nestled in a creamy and aromatic saffron custard that is set in a rustic dried fig, nut and buckwheat crust. Vegan, gluten free and refined sugar free with a nut free option. A perfect dessert for a Sunday brunch.
Reminiscent of an upside down cake, this caramelized peach cake is vegan, refined sugar-free and gluten-free, without the use of guars, starches and gums. It’s made with Cornmeal and Buckwheat, lightly sweetened with maple syrup, gently spiced with cinnamon and nutmeg, and held together with the goodness of chia seeds. Perfect for breakfast or an afternoon snack.
I always keep some homemade granola bars or puffed grain treats on hand for two reasons. They make a great snack in between meals and they’re portable, so I can […]
These mini Chocolate & Coconut Donuts are lighter and healthier than traditional donuts without sacrificing the rich chocolatey taste you expect. Made with protein rich ground oats, pure cacao powder, and spiked with the goodness of chia seeds. A perfect treat to satisfy your sweet tooth without compromising your health.
Celebrate summer with stewed nectarines, blueberries, raspberries and blackberries atop this light and fluffy vegan and refined sugar-free polenta cake.
These Sachertorte style cupcakes are a decadent treat without the refined sugar, dairy and eggs.
Here in Milan, there are two types of markets; the open air markets or Mercati Rionali, and the permanent indoor year round markets or Mercati Comunali. The streets of our […]
Chickpeas and Tahini are not just for Hummus bi Tahini you know. Say hello to these delicious sweet treats, Chewy Chickpea Bars, made from whole cooked chickpeas (not chickpea flour), […]
Sometime last year, I made these delicious Date & Walnut Snowballs for a dinner with our close friends, our favourite Italian-American Couple, as we like to refer to them. I […]
Public transportation strikes are a frequent occurence here in Milan and are a huge inconvenience. They cause complete chaos; traffic is terrible, it’s impossible to get a taxi and people […]