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Pasta and fagioli with Escarole

A bean soup with pasta in it (pasta e fagioli) is considered to be the Italianest dish of all, in that it is cooked all over Italy and not just in one or another Region specifically — it is a … Continue reading

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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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