Monthly Archives: December 2019

  1. Calabrian traditions: the scirubetta

    Calabrian traditions: the scirubetta

    In Calabria, when it snows, especially in uncontaminated areas, the custom of preparing the scirubetta is very common. Discover now history and curiosities on our blog!

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  2. Christmas sweets: the Calabrian mostaccioli

    Christmas sweets: the Calabrian mostaccioli

    The mostaccioli are traditional Calabrian sweets made with flour, chestnut honey and wine must. Discover their history on our blog!

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  3. Christmas hampers: a tradition from the ancient Rome

    Christmas hampers: a tradition from the ancient Rome

    Gastronomic baskets are one of the most popular gifts of the Christmas holidays. But have you ever wondered how this tradition was born? Find out now on our blog!

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  4. Christmas sweets: the Calabrian turdilli

    Christmas sweets: the Calabrian turdilli

    Turdilli are typical sweets of the Calabrian Christmas tradition prepared with poor ingredients such as flour, wine and honey. Discover the recipe now on our blog!

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  5. Calabrian traditions: the dried figs

    Calabrian traditions: the dried figs

    Dried figs are a speciality that cannot be missed on Calabrian tables during the Christmas holidays. Visit our blog to discover history and curiosities.

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  6. Calabrian recipes: pasta with dried tomatoes and cauliflower

    Calabrian recipes: pasta with dried tomatoes and cauliflower

    Pasta with dried tomatoes and cauliflower is a tasty winter first course, very simple and quick to prepare. Discover the recipe on Bottega di Calabria!

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  7. Calabrian traditions: the cuddruriaddri

    Calabrian traditions: the cuddruriaddri

    The preparation of cuddruriaddri, fried doughnuts originating in the city of Cosenza, is one of the most popular Calabrian traditions during the Christmas period.

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  8. Christmas baskets: “Tesoro di Alarico”, history and flavors of Calabria

    Christmas baskets: “Tesoro di Alarico”, history and flavors of Calabria

    There is a Christmas gift that will never go down, especially in Calabria: the Christmas basket. Visit our blog and discover the delicacies of the Tesoro di Alarico.

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