Pignoli Almond and Pine Nut Cookies

My husband and I first had Pignoli Cookies at an Italian Bakery in Manhattan, Venieros, when we still dating. It was a regular stop then, when we wanted a fail proof dessert after dinner- their expressos were pretty good too. We should probably visit one of these days with the kids too. It’s been years,…

Peanut Powdered Desserts

My mom used to make me this peanut powdered dessert as a kid from time to time, usually after dinner. I made this peanut version the other morning, but my favorite is the Black Sesame! It’s one of my favorite comfort foods for any day; but so satisfying on a blah kind of day. It…

Purple Yam & Taro Dessert Soup

Sit down Chinese restaurants often serve a cold or warm dessert soup after the meal. My family didn’t really make dessert soups much after dinner. My aunt would make Tapioca Pearl Coconut Dessert Soup often during celebrations or whenever we were having dinner at her house. She’s one of the best chefs of our family!…