There’s no better ending to an Italian meal in the Bronx than sweets from Gino’s Pastry Shop on 187th street. Join me in the bakery to learn how their famous Italian cookies are made.

The exact recipe is a closely-held family secret, but, for the first time ever – here’s Gino’s list of ingredients:

  • Shortening
  • Flour
  • Sugar
  • Almond paste 
  • Egg whites 

Here’s the video…