Culinary

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4 Italian Easter Recipes – to Try at Home!

Easter in Italy is a big deal. The religious celebration comprises a week of festivities known as holy week (Settimana Santo) including Good Friday (Venerdì Santo) and Easter Monday (Pasquetta – ‘little Easter’). While the churches and towns are busy with parades, services and other eccentric traditiohns (see the Scoppio …

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Tiramisù: what history and grammar have to do with Italy’s best-loved desserts

It is not hot-off-the-press news that Italian food is delicious. There is, after all, a reason that it has spread throughout the world as a popular cuisine that is healthy, tasty and simple. And sometimes the history behind the actual recipes is almost as interesting as the great dishes themselves. …

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