Today I strongly advise you to try My Variations of Sicilian Calzone, made with puff pastry. For a very quick, delicious dinner, especially if you’re too tired to cook because of the holidays. Or maybe you have some last minute guests. If puff pastry is in your freezer you are in the clear, just flatten it, […]
This is the typical Sicilian Street Food. The panino with panelle is a snack that you can find only in Palermo. I remember, afternoons in Palermo, eating panini with panelle during college. The panelle date back to Arab rule in Sicily, although some say they date back to the Era of the Roman Empire and which were cooked […]
Disagreement: arancina or arancino (singular) arancine or arancini (plural)? 🙄 In Italian, nouns end in a vowel and all nouns have a gender, even those that refer to a qualities, ideas, and things. Usually, Italian singular masculine nouns end in -o, while feminine nouns end in –a. In Western Sicily people say “arancina” but in Eastern […]
The Schiacciata-Flatbread with Black Olives, Rosemary and Cheese is a Sicilian Street Food delicacy, a simple, ancient, and cheap but great taste.
The sfogliatelle with meat is part of Sicily’s Tavola Calda. They are delightful puff pastry dumplings filled with ragu meat. They are also part of Sicilian street food, too. Do not miss this delight, if you are going to Sicily, ask for Sfogliatelle with meat. The type of food served at a Tavola calda include all the rotisserie, […]