Valentine’s Day: Romantic Italian Inspired Desserts with Drink Pairings

Valentine’s Day Dessert: Romantic Italian Inspired Dessert and Drink Pairings. Show your romance by whipping up a delicious Italian dessert to win their hearts over! Not only will you end your night right as a couple with these sweet bites, but follow our suggestions to pair them with the best after dinner drinks to keep your night and romance going!

Chocolate and Red Wine Bundt Cakes

This is a dangerously delicious and seductive Italian dessert to end any dinner on a delightful note! Italian Chocolate and Red Wine Bundt Cakes are perfect for a Valentine’s Day treat as well! We suggest pairing this dessert with an Italian red wine such as Barolo or Nebbiolo. Ingredients for the cake: 3 eggs 2…

Tiramisu Coffee Cups

Nothing says ‘Italian’ dessert quite like a tiramisu! No matter the meal, no matter the time of day, a tiramisu always tastes just right! There’s no place in Italy untouched by the traditional tiramisu. You can find this espresso charged dessert served in every corner of Italy. Here’s a variation of our favourite traditional tiramisu…

Chocolate Italian Salami

Who doesn’t love a chocolate surprise on their table? That is exactly what the Chocolate Italian Salami is!  The perfect little touch of chocolate to finish a meal or have with an espresso as a midday snack. This recipe is one I inherited from my fabulous Italian mother in law.  I remember first eating this…

Chiacchiere Black & White

Chiacchiere is a typical fried dessert found in Italy during the time leading up to Carnevale our in other words Fat Tuesday.  It is a recipe that is quite simple to prepare and the variations are never ending. This is a fun take on the traditional chiacchiere and is a version we have found in…