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A Traditional Christmas Pastry from Naples

One of our traditional pastries for Christmas time are the mostaccioli or mustaccioli. They are cookies covered in chocolate with a soft or harder inside. The name comes from the original version when they were made with grape must (as … Continue reading

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Roccocò – a Napolitan Christmas Tradition Cookie

Every country has its own Christmas traditions and food. The best of it: you eat that particular treat or dish only during this period. I like that, so it is always something special in the year. One of these traditional … Continue reading

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A Fig Nut Cake for Christmas – Panforte my Version

Christmas is here and the invitation to family reunion to my friend’s house. I always bring something to eat and this time I was really running out of ideas. Torrone made of nuts and honey.. great idea… too much work! … Continue reading

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