Italian Cookie Recipes
Amaretti (Italian Almond Macaroons)
— This comes from Italy, where these cookies are usually dunked in coffee. The name means "twice cooked" in Italian, and this recipe leaves little doubt as to why.
Biscotti di Prato (Little Almond Cookies)
Butter Pecan Pizzelles
— This is from the Abruzzo-Molise area.
Calcionetti (Italian Filled Cookies)
Cartellate o Rose (Three-Day Italian Rosettes)
Cuccidata (Italian Fig Date Bar Cookies)
Italian Anise Toast
— These are wonderful for dipping into coffee!
Italian Bocconotti Cookies
— Ciao bella! These sweet Italian Bocconotti Cookies are mini pastry-like cookies filled with chocolate, jam and nuts and ready in 1 hour.
Italian Butter Cookies
Italian Chocolate Cookies
Italian Cinnamon Sticks
Italian Fudge-Filled Cookies
Italian Love Knots
Italian Rum Balls
Italian Seed Cookies
Limoncello-Pine Nut Biscotti
Rainbow Cookies (Neapolitan Cookies)
— These moist cookies with a delectable crisp crust are a specialty of Sienna, Italy. Often served at Christmastime, they can be flavored with a bit of grated orange rind.
Zaleti (Venetian Cornmeal Diamonds)
— These are crumbly and not too sweet, and perfect after a hearty Italian meal.