Welcome to Mama's Italian Recipes Blog

So who is Mama? Mama is a full blooded Italian woman raised in Brooklyn New York surrounded with good food and Italian culture. I want to share the recipes of the old world with the new world. Known for her exceptional dishes she loves nothing more than to prepare and serve these recipes to her friends and family.

Now, we share them with you.

Thursday, December 27, 2007


Very Creamy, Very Easy Very Minty Good!

4 oz. cream cheese
3 c. powdered sugar
1/4 tsp. mint extract
1/8 tsp. green food coloring

Mix together sugar and cream cheese well. Add in mint, then coloring.
Roll into balls and flatten with fork onto cookie tray. Sprinkle on colored sugar.

Chill 1 1/2 hours, flip, and chill again.