Homemade Limoncino (Limoncello)

by Anne Papina on August 19, 2012

After reading the The Lost Ravioli Recipes of Hoboken, I fell in love with the idea of traveling to Italy. To Sestri Levante, to be exact. To visit mia famiglia. To bring back the recipes passed down for generations, just like Laura Schenone had done, there along the Italian Riviera. As it turned out, my […]


Bing Cherry Thumbprint Cookies

by Anne Papina on May 5, 2008

Bing Cherry Thumbprint Cookies   Save Print Prep time 20 mins Cook time 15 mins Total time 35 mins   Contributed with permission by California Cherries and ARA Content. Author: California Cherries Recipe type: Dessert Cuisine: American Serves: 12 Ingredients CHERRY JAM 1 pound fresh California Bing cherries, washed and pitted (about 2 cups) ⅛ […]


Fresh Bing Cherry Lemonade

by Anne Papina on May 5, 2008

(ARA) – The beginning of the summer brings to mind bare feet in the grass, running through sprinklers and eating cherries with juice dripping down your chin. California Bing cherry season is short, so the time for delicious fun with cherries is now. Fun Facts About Cherries * Not only are cherries delicious, they’re a […]


Lemon Meringue Pie

by Anne Papina on July 3, 2003

Lemon Meringue Pie   Save Print Prep time 45 mins Cook time 25 mins Total time 1 hour 10 mins   Recipe type: Dessert Serves: 8 Ingredients Pastry for one-crust pie. LEMON FILLING: ¼ cup cornstarch 3 tbsp flour 1¾ cups sugar ¼ tsp salt 4 egg yolks, slightly beaten ½ cup lemon juice 1 […]


Lemon Poppyseed Bread

by Anne Papina on May 11, 2001

I scored some fresh lemons recently, and this recipe made great use of them! Lemon Poppyseed Bread   Save Print Prep time 15 mins Cook time 45 mins Total time 1 hour   This is a slightly modified version of a recipe from Epicurious.com (http://www.epicurious.com/run/recipe/view?id=10932) Recipe type: Bread Ingredients 2⅔ cups all-purpose flour 1½ teaspoons […]