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Sfogliatella Riccia – Excellent – With English subtitles to help you brush up on your Italian

Sfogliatella Riccia – Excellent Italian Cook “Italia Squisita” In Italian with English subtitles to help you brush up on your Italian Sfogliatella Riccia is our most favorite Italian Pastry. Originated in Napoli it has always been a mystery as to how they are made. This video is excellent in both explaining and showing the method […]

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12 Most Popular Italian Sweets

The 12 Most Popular Italian Sweets ********* #12 -Ricciarelli – #12 Ricciarelli are traditional Italian biscuit – specifically, a type of macaroon – originating in 14th century Siena. Legend holds that they were introduced by Ricciardetto della Gherardesca in his castle near Volterra upon his return from the Crusades. Today, the biscuits are made using an almond […]

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