Pasticcini This page first published: Sep 29, 2010 · Updated: Jun 23, 2018 · by CooksInfo. Copyright © 2021 · This web site may contain affiliate links · This web site generates income via ads · Information on this site is copyrighted. Taking whole pages for your website is theft and will be DCMA'd. See re-use information. Pasticcini is an Italian word for small pastries and baked goods. It means literally “small pastries.” The term includes small cakes or muffins, éclairs, pastry horns, cookies, squares (bars in the UK), tarts, etc.