Nancy Piran

Nancy Piran

Puff Pastry Fanatic

Nancy Piran is the girl behind the blog The Bitter Side of Sweet. She is the mother to a handful of kids and the wife to an Italian. Good food is a must around their table! She is passionate about creating easy but delicious desserts with a side of savory.

Nancy's Recent Posts

Creamy Pumpkin Tortellini Recipe

Creamy Pumpkin Tortellini Recipe

Nancy Piran
Nancy Piran
The Bitter Side of Sweet
Pumpkin
Creamy Pumpkin Tortellini is the simple supper your fall menu needs. This light, creamy sauce has just the right flavor profile to match up to pumpkin!
Cheesy Tomato Pasta Bake Recipe

Cheesy Tomato Pasta Bake Recipe

Nancy Piran
Nancy Piran
The Bitter Side of Sweet
Casseroles
This Cheesy Tomato Pasta Bake is an irresistable casserole the whole family will nosh! It's vegetarian-friendly, and oh so good. Look at that bubbly cheese.
Steak Gorgonzola Pasta Recipe

Steak Gorgonzola Pasta Recipe

Nancy Piran
Nancy Piran
The Bitter Side of Sweet
Steak
Steak Gorgonzola Pasta is boldly flavorful. This easy supper will be a new family favorite, we're sure of it.
Bucatini with Tomatoes Recipe

Bucatini with Tomatoes Recipe

Nancy Piran
Nancy Piran
The Bitter Side of Sweet
Tomatoes
Bucatini with Tomatoes is a simple supper you won't be able to resist. Talk about an easy weeknight meal!
Turtle Cream Horns Recipe

Turtle Cream Horns Recipe

Nancy Piran
Nancy Piran
The Bitter Side of Sweet
Caramel
Turtle Cream Horns capture all the classic turtle flavors, but add flakey puff pastry. They're pretty hard to resist.
Chocolate Cream Horns Recipe

Chocolate Cream Horns Recipe

Nancy Piran
Nancy Piran
The Bitter Side of Sweet
Party Food
Chocolate Cream Horns are a sweet, delicate dessert for the chocolate lover in your life. You'll love how easy they are!
Mint Chocolate Brownie Cups Recipe

Mint Chocolate Brownie Cups Recipe

Nancy Piran
Nancy Piran
The Bitter Side of Sweet
Puff Pastry
These Mint Chocolate Brownie Cups are a sweet addition to your next dinner party. Puff Pastry always adds a little bit of elegance to any dessert!