Marzipan Fruits

Pasta riale

Preparation info
  • Makes

    18 to 24

    depending on size
    • Difficulty


Appears in
Sicilian Feasts

By Giovanna Bellia La Marca

Published 2023

  • About

It has become a much-anticipated annual ritual to attend the marzipan workshop at our Central Unitarian Church in Paramus, New Jersey, on the first Saturday of December. The teacher, Miriam Campo Forbes, is an accomplished marzipan artist and a master bobbin lace maker. She was exposed to these art forms when, as a child, she spent seven months visiting her father’s family in Marsala, Sicily. The whole family went to Sicily together, but her father, the Reverend Pietro Camp