Marco Polo Tea Panna Cotta with Fresh Berries

on Thursday, 13 April 2017. Posted in Desserts

This elegant yet easy-to-make dessert—starring longtime customer-favorite Marco Polo tea from Mariage Frères—needs only seven ingredients and is a breeze to prepare. The most difficile part is waiting for the panna cotta to set! The subtle notes of red fruit and berries in the...

Gianduja Meringue Kisses

on Friday, 10 March 2017. Posted in Desserts, Recipes

These light, airy cookies (psst, they're gluten-free too) are inspired by the classic Italian—and much-loved—combination of chocolate and hazelnut. Enjoy with an espresso or macchiato! Baker's note: Our secret to extra chocolatey flavor? A pinch of instant espresso powder. Read more...

Salted Mocha Sandwich Cookies

on Thursday, 26 January 2017. Posted in Desserts, Recipes

Ever wonder what makes your favorite chocolate dessert taste extra chocolatey? Chances are it's a magical ingredient long-coveted by professional bakers: Medaglia d'Oro Instant Espresso Powder. These rich, buttery, can't-eat-just-one cookies get a double dose of instant espresso powder in both...

Pumpkin Polenta Budino with Caramelized Apples & Walnuts

on Wednesday, 16 November 2016. Posted in Desserts, Recipes

Move over, pumpkin pie . . . there's new pumpkin-perfect holiday dessert in town (and it's gluten-free!). Our pumpkin budino (in Italian, budino means "pudding") is both elegant and comforting with tons of festive flavor from warm spices like  ground ginger, cinnamon, allspice and...

Saffron Honey & Apple Tarte Tatin

on Tuesday, 13 September 2016. Posted in Desserts, Recipes

This twist on the classic French dessert gets a aromatic boost from savory Saffron Honey from KL Keller Foodways. The delicate floral notes of the saffron blended with orange blossom honey pair beautifully with juicy, tart apples. Serve with whipped crème fraîche flavored with a...

No-Churn Chocolate Orange Ice Cream

on Friday, 24 June 2016. Posted in Desserts, Recipes

Don't have an ice cream maker? No problem! We've got your creamy dreamy ice cream needs covered. This ultra-indulgent frozen treat only requires three ingredients—heavy whipping cream, sweetened condensed milk and a jar of Ciccoarancia—plus 10 minutes of prep and a little waiting...