Recipe – Dessert: Tiramisu (Italy)

Two very highly regarded Italian restaurants near me, Trattoria Stella and Pepe Nero, both make a wonderful “classic” tiramisu.  This dessert could be described as Italian Heaven in the mouth.  I would order it often, especially if I had the perfect excuse with me – someone willing to share it. But then:  Having walked by containers…

Taleggio Cheese – Arrigoni Premium Washed, Pagazzano, Bergamo, Italy

Scandalously creamy!!!  Immensely superb texture and flavor amalgamated together in harmonic balance. In the photo, note how the sensuous goo is already in a liquid enough state to begin temptingly flow from its form, right after it was taken out of the 34°F frigo – and yet, it still holds itself together well enough so as to…