Zio Piero's Recipes

From the Zaini home recipe book, here are chocolate recipes by Zio Piero.

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Homemade cookies are a great way to make breakfast special for young and old. This cocoa and walnut based recipe make them perfect to serve during teatime at five.
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A cake with a dark chocolate heart is a treat for all chocolate lovers. its soft core surprises and delights, revealing itself at the first bite, making it perhaps the king of sins of gluttony.
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Chocolate bavarios is a winning dessert you can eat with a spoon. Depending on its container and the decorations it's served with, it can be transformed into a truly special dessert.
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Chocolate and chestnuts are two flavors that merge perfectly, each one maintaining its own personality. This recipe, which pairs them with balance, is perfect for a special occasion to celebrate with friends and family.
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430
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Halloween is an Anglo-Saxon holiday that is a huge hit in Italy. Involving the kids in making these "scary" cookies is a great way to spend quality time together.
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If chocolate is the food of the gods... then fritters are the queens of Carnival! Chocolate and raisins are the right ingredients to make your family's Carnival irresistible.
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Making a spectacular birthday cake is always a pleasure. This Gateau recipe is easy to make and whipped cream and berries make it irresistible!
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Chocolate covered pears is a dessert that perfectly combines different textures and flavors. The freshness of the pear and the sensuality of the dark chocolate, poured hot over the juicy fruit, make this simple recipe an irresistible one.
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Do you think meringues are a mystery of haute cuisine? It's true, but their secret is within everyone's reach! This recipe pairs them with a chocolate cream, making your meringues unforgettable.
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Peaches are a summer fruit and chocolate is king of winter. Chocolate peaches are a link between two very different seasons, perfect to enjoy on a summer evening.
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Pound cake is a great way to enjoy a snack! And if the main ingredients are chocolate and hazelnuts, it becomes a very special snack, to share with your best friends.
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Start your day with two slices of homemade chocolate pound cake! The recipe for dark pound cake is a classic one, and it goes perfect with a glass of milk.
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Amaze your friends with a spoon dessert that seems straight out of a pastry shop! This chocolate semifreddo recipe, served in a glass bowl, is also a delight for the eyes.
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Christmas should be celebrated with style! This chocolate cake with candied fruit is sumptuous enough to embellish any Christmas table.
70
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Chocolate and carrots are an irresistible and healthy combination. The sweetness and texture of the carrots in the batter make this cake with chocolate icing a delicious option for breakfast or teatime.
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MIN

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Amazing your guests at Christmas dinner is a right of passage! Making this tasty zuccotto takes a lot of steps, but… it's not as difficult as it seems, considering how great it looks!
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Anyone looking for a new flavor for muffins need look no more! The special taste of white chocolate merges with the fragrance of strawberries, for a fresh and tasty outcome.
80
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Milk-based Bundt cake is the ideal dessert for a simple breakfast. If the dark chocolate chips melt into the batter, it become irresistible.
75
MIN

423
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This pound cake features the taste of milk! Perfect for breakfast or teatime, it's made special by white chocolate chips melted into the batter.
90
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If you believe chocolate should be eaten with a spoon, mousse is the dessert for you! Ideal for the summer, chilled in the refrigerator, enhanced by a little whipped cream.
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