Bruschetta, or Italian open sandwich, is a piece of rustic white toasted bread, grated with garlic, soaked in olive oil and sprinkled with sea salt.
Often it is supplemented with fresh vegetables, cheese, meat, ham. It is unlikely that they will be able to visit the country and not try the world-famous antipasti. Bruschetta in Italy is often served as a standard complement to lunch or dinner.
The Italians pronounce the word bruschetta as “bruschetta” (with an emphasis on the letter “e” and the slightly outstretched letter “t”).
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It is hard to imagine more popular food in the world than pizza. Fragrant, hot, with stretching cheese threads, it is loved by everyone. This is a truly iconic product – its long history and unique cooking traditions deserve to learn a little more about them. Especially if you are going to Italy, the homeland of real pizza.
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When we say: “pizza” – we think: “Italy.” But in fact, such food was familiar to the ancient Greeks and Egyptians. In Italy, for a long time, such a simple dish remained the food of the poor – they put literally everything that was at hand into the filling. Continue reading