Tag Archives: Icing Sugar

From My Mother’s Kitchen. Light, Airy and Crisp. Angel’s Wings. Italian Crostoli.

For a long time I have been wanting to make Crostoli. Fried ribbons of crisp pastry. Liberally dusted with icing sugar. Eaten all over Italy on celebration days. Easter, Christmas, Christenings and family get togethers. This long weekend we travelled … Continue reading

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Rich and Fudgy. Chocolate Crackle Cookies.

I made these for my son the other day. The lovely Jo commented that they looked all festive and christmas-y with their snowy cracked shells. I’d never thought of them that way. And I suppose they do. Under that snowy, … Continue reading

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