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Nuts with Pasta an old recipe from Basilicata
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Basilicata cuisine is one of the best in the Italy.
Poor but healty, food from Basilicata was famous even during Roman Empire.
Did you know that Basilicata is the homeland of sausage ?
Yes ! Romans called sausage “Lucanica” (in Latin) : it means “coming from Lucania”.
As you know Lucania is the old name of Basilicata.

Pasta con le Noci -Pasta with Nuts

Salsiccia e Lenticchie – Sausages with Lentils

Cartellate – Christmas Fritters


Almond brittle

Chiacchiere – Carnival waffles

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