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Hazelnut paste

A thick paste made from roasted and ground hazelnuts. You can make your own by toasting the nuts lightly in the oven. Allow the nuts to cool then grind in a food processor.

Sweetened Paste

For 1 cup of sweetened paste (nocciola) grind 2 cups of roasted nuts until it becomes the texture of cornmeal. Add 2 large egg whites, 1 cup confectioner's (powdered) sugar and 1 teaspoon hazelnut liqueur and blend until smooth.

You can also purchase good quality hazelnut paste online.

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Substitute for hazelnut paste

See description for making your own. For an alternate flavor try pistachio paste or chestnut puree.


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