Colomba Pasquale - Italian Easter Cake
From the kitchen of One Perfect Bite...Our plans for the Easter holiday are falling into place. We'll be having friends for a traditional dinner on Saturday night and on Sunday, if the good Lord's willin' and the creek don't rise, we'll be enjoying a potluck brunch on the shores of Loon Lake. After sifting through a maze of possibilities, I decided to make an Italian Easter cake, called Colomba Pasquale, as my contribution to the communal feast. I did a test run of the recipe today and I'm…
How to Make Easter Paska Bread the Ukrainian Way
Ukrainian Easter bread or known as paska is a richer version of plain white bread that is often decorated with religious symbols made of dough.
Italian Easter Bread. That’s what my family calls it. My husband’s family insists that it is Portuguese Sweet Bread. My uncle is from the Philippines and is convinced it is the sweet bread of his homeland. Bottom line, I’m pretty sure most cultures have some version of this buttery sugary loaf. Whatever it’s called, it... Read More »
Paska is a traditional Easter bread made in Eastern European countries including Poland, Ukraine, and Slovakia. Christian symbolism is associated with this bread. My grandmother, mother, and vari…
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Nonna D'Ambrosi's Easter Bread
This Easter Bread was made by my Mom and my Grandmother since before I was born. Its distinctive anise flavor with a hint of cardamon is unique. When it's toasted on Easter morning, the whole house feels special and everyone is drawn to the kitchen table! When my Mom died in 1977, I carried on the tradition of making it. My own children have grown up with that special Easter aroma and have loved it so much that they insist that I freeze one bread every year so that we can have it the…
Portuguese Sweet Easter Bread Recipe
This Portuguese Easter Bread recipe makes 2 beautiful loaves; one for you and one for the neighbors. This also makes the most phenomenal french toast.