Chocolate Pizzelles – The Italian Waffle

Pizzelles are by far my favorite cookie. Not too sweet, yet immensely satisfying. I grew up eating Pizzelles. They were a constant in our home, especially around the holidays. My mother and my Aunt Sally would churn them out by the dozens all with the grace and ease of a leaping gazelle.   Little did I realize the finesse and hard work required to produce these Italian delicacies until I started making them on my own (for this post). As I tend to my battle scares (blistered fingers) I’m in awe and have deep gratitude for the women in...

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