Nina’s Anise Cookies

Viscotti all’anice

Preparation info
  • Makes

    4 dozen

    • Difficulty


Appears in
Sicilian Feasts

By Giovanna Bellia La Marca

Published 2023

  • About

This is my cousin Nina Biazzo Cohen’s recipe. Nina draws her cooking expertise from her father’s Sicilian and her mother’s Russian heritage. Nina’s father, my uncle John Biazzo, came to the United States from Ragusa in 1913. He was one of a group of men from Siciliy and from other regions of Italy who married young, progressive, Jewish women. Since Uncle John married an American-born woman, and neither aunt