10 Italian Cookies You Can Make Without a Nonna to Teach You How

April  6, 2016

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I’m not Italian, nor have I ever been to Italy. I can’t share my favorite Italian wine bar to tuck away in or make you feel like you’re standing in an Italian market. I wouldn’t know the first thing about navigating the country and I don’t know how to cook a steak half as good as the ones that are supposedly served in Florence. But one thing I do know is cookies—and Italy has some of the finest.

Unfussy, traditional, and always just the right amount of sweet, Italian cookies of any sort never fail to to end a meal (or start a day) on the perfect note. Make these 10 Italian cookie recipes for your caffe—you don't even need a nonna to teach you how.

What's your favorite Italian cookie? Give us your bakery order in the comments!

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Sarah E Daniels

Written by: Sarah E Daniels

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Psadie April 7, 2016
I love the Italian pignoli cookies. Love all of those nuts on the outside of the cookie.