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Pizza con la scarola

‘Pizza con la scarola’ is a savoury pie that is typical of the cuisine of Naples and the Campagna region and is a favourite at Christmas especially.  ‘Scarola’ stands for escarole or broad-leaved endive which can also be eaten as … Continue reading

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Little points, big salad – Puntarelle

When my two children were little, I would sometimes utter my love for them with the following exclamations.  “You are my favourite daughter!” and “You are my favourite son!”  I think it’s important to be a favourite with someone … … Continue reading

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