History and curiosity of almond paste

History and curiosity of almond paste

by Simona Vitagliano How much we like almond paste! With its versatility and that sweet and unique flavor in the world, it is the basis of many sweets belonging to the Neapolitan pastry, but its roots go deeper into the south: in Sicily. Also called royal pasta,...
The crafted Easter eggs of Gambrinus

The crafted Easter eggs of Gambrinus

When we say Easter we immediately think of chocolate eggs. This is in fact the period in which chocolate is the undisputed protagonist and the egg becomes a symbol, indispensable for celebrating this anniversary. However, chocolate eggs are not all the same. Those who...
The Tiramisu of Gran Caffè Gambrinus

The Tiramisu of Gran Caffè Gambrinus

Treviso, class 1970. These are the origins of one of the most famous and appreciated Italian sweets in the world, namely tiramisu. His first appearance on the Italian dessert list was in the famous restaurant Alle Beccherie, by the pastry chef Loly Linguanotto who...
Fried carnival zeppoline

Fried carnival zeppoline

The Neapolitan Carnival offers several ideas in terms of sweets. in fact, the culinary proposals are not lacking, they are really valid and let’s say the truth can not always be considered “light proposals”. In addition to the classic proposals that...