Italian Desserts

Need Italian dessert recipes? Find easy to make Italian dessert recipes for your next meal or holiday gathering.

Sort:
< prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... | next >

Italian Christmas Cookies

Italian Christmas Cookies

Italian Christmas Cookies

"A single batch of these mouthwatering cookies is never enough," attests Doris Marshall of Strasburg, Pennsylvania. "I usually make one to give away and two more to keep at home. Adding ricotta cheese to the batter makes the morsels extra moist."—Doris Marshall, Strasburg, Pennsylvania

Tiramisu Toffee Torte

Tiramisu Toffee Torte

Tiramisu Toffee Torte

Tiramisu is Italian for "pick-me-up," and this treat truly lives up to its name. It's worth every bit of effort to see my husband's eyes light up when I put a piece of this delicious torte in front of him. —Donna Gonda, North Canton, Ohio

Apricot Almond Torte

Apricot Almond Torte

Apricot Almond Torte

“This pretty cake takes a bit of time, so I like to make the layers ahead of time and assemble the day of serving, making it an easier option for entertaining.” —Trisha Kruse, Eagle, Idaho
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT

Italian Sprinkle Cookies

Italian Sprinkle Cookies

Italian Sprinkle Cookies

Meet the Cook: These cookies take some time, effort and equipment - but, believe me, they are well worth it! My husband and I (we have two grown children) used to operate an Italian-American restaurant, and this recipe goes back generations.—Gloria Cracchiolo, Newburgh, New York

Mascarpone Cheesecake

Mascarpone Cheesecake

Mascarpone Cheesecake

This rich dessert is sure to delight with its creamy filling, whipped topping and sweet caramel drizzle. It makes an ideal ending to a special meal. —Deanna Polito-Laughinghouse, Raleigh, North Carolina

Easy Tiramisu

Easy Tiramisu

Easy Tiramisu

This no-bake treat comes together quickly and can even be made the night before. Sometimes I drizzle additional chocolate syrup over the coffee and pound cake. Other times, I add sliced almonds to the topping.—Nancy Brown, Dahinda, Illinois

Holiday Biscotti

Holiday Biscotti

Holiday Biscotti

A twice-baked Italian cookie, biscotti makes a wonderful "dunker". A pretty way to present a batch is on a Christmasy plate arranged in a wagon-wheel fashion.

Tiramisu

Tiramisu

Tiramisu

No one can resist this classic cool and creamy dessert. It's quick to prepare but can be made ahead for added mealtime convenience.

White Chocolate-Cranberry Biscotti

White Chocolate-Cranberry Biscotti

White Chocolate-Cranberry Biscotti

The original version of this recipe was handed down from my great-aunt. Through the years, my mother and I have tried different flavor combinations...this is a favorite for all. —Brenda Keith, Talent, Oregon

Favorite Italian Cream Cake

Favorite Italian Cream Cake

Favorite Italian Cream Cake

Marilyn Morel KEENE, NEW HAMPSHIRE Here’s a scrumptious cake that melts in your mouth and makes you say, “Mil a Grazi!” (Thanks a million.) Pecan lovers will eagerly accept a second slice.

Butter Brickle Biscotti

Butter Brickle Biscotti

Butter Brickle Biscotti

These twice-baked toffee cookies are a must with coffee at Christmastime. They also make great gifts from the kitchen.
< prev | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | ... | next >
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT
Advertise with us ADVERTISEMENT