Dear food enthusiasts and quality ingredient seekers, today I want to share with you a deliciously Italian culinary experience to usher in the new year with flavor. On this special occasion, I had the pleasure of experimenting with the premium raisins offered by Sweetaly, an e-commerce platform that brings authentic Italian flavors straight to our homes.
Sweetaly's Mediterranean Raisins: A Festive Start to the Year
The product that caught my attention is Sweetaly's Mediterranean sultanina raisins, available here: Mediterranean Raisins. This variety of dried grapes, with its sweet and juicy flavor, is the perfect complement to celebrate the new year according to Italian tradition. Eating dried fruits on New Year's Eve is considered auspicious, and Sweetaly's raisins add an authentic touch to this age-old practice.
My Culinary Creation: Raisin Biscuits
To honor this tradition and delight the palate, I decided to prepare delicious Raisin Biscuits.
Ingredients for 25 cookies:
- 120 gr Sweetaly's Mediterranean sultanina raisins
- 220 gr Flour
- 100 gr Sugar
- 80 gr Butter
- 1 Egg
- 1 tsp. Baking powder
- I softened the raisins in warm water to make them even juicier.
- I mixed flour, sugar, butter, eggs, baking powder, and vanilla to form a thick dough.
- Sweetaly's raisins were added to the dough, distributing them evenly.
- I formed small balls and arranged them on a baking sheet.
- After a short time in the oven, the biscuits emerged golden and irresistible.
The Result: An Italian Sweet New Year
The result was astonishing! Raisin Biscuits with Sweetaly's Mediterranean raisins captured the essence of Italian tradition in every bite. The sweetness of the raisins perfectly complemented the crumbly texture of the biscuits, creating a flavor balance that is a true feast for the palate.
Thanks to Sweetaly, I could bring a piece of Italy to the table to celebrate the new year with authenticity and taste. The Mediterranean sultanina raisins are now a staple in my kitchen, and I look forward to exploring more Italian recipes with the extraordinary products offered by this e-commerce platform.
For a festive and authentically Italian start to the year, Sweetaly is the perfect choice. Enjoy your meal and best wishes for a new year filled with delights!
Beatrice (for all Bea) is an Italian-born foodblogger who likes to travel and discover new flavors.
She met the love of her life in the United States and now lives there.