The Classy Cook

Pasta alla Limoneira

Pasta alla Limoneira

Growing up in a predominantly Italian-identifying household with a mother who inherited incredible and authentic Southern Italian culinary skills, it’s safe to say I was spoiled, especially when it came to food. One of the best naturally wonderful things about Italy is that you could […]

Pistachio Cannoli Cream Cake

Pistachio Cannoli Cream Cake

With Saint Patrick’s Day right around the corner grocery stores have started selling baked goods covered in green food coloring and sprinkles. Home decorations and leprechaun-themed attire are out on the racks. If you’re heading to a St. Patty’s Day brunch or party, you can […]

Snow Dusted Lemon Cranberry Bars

Snow Dusted Lemon Cranberry Bars

I’ve been baking up a storm this winter and while doing so re-discovered my love of the playful sweet/bitter combination that cranberries bring into the mix. I made these bars for Thanksgiving this year and upon request, they’ll also be making an appearance in a […]

This Healthy Gin & Tonic Combination Is A Must-Try This Summer

This Healthy Gin & Tonic Combination Is A Must-Try This Summer

If Royal Wedding season hasn’t made you crave a gin and tonic and all things British this summer, you might want to reevaluate your social life priorities. All kidding aside, gin and tonics are simple yet tasteful drinks. They’re the healthy cocktail option that’s easy to […]