10 Croatian Dishes You Should Try (and where to try them)


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Croatian cuisine cannot be defined in just one sentence, or be showcased in just one town. Although Croatia may be considered small in size, it stretches across three climatic regions; Alpine, Continental, and Mediterranean where culinary traditions have partly been shaped by its previous conquerors such as the Italian, French, Austro-Hungarian,...

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A Journey to Calabria: Sun, Sea, Ancient Civilizations, and Jagged Terrain


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Growing up in Philadelphia, “Sicilian” or “Napolitano” were the two choices given to identify as Italian. Throwing “Calabrese” into the mix usually resulted in a blank stare and nod of recognition...a sort of “Yeah, I’ve heard of Calabria before so fine, I guess that’s Italian."   Fast forward a couple of decades and even...

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Easy Italian Recipes: Malloreddus with Fresh Fava Beans and Pecorino


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Credits: Viktorija Todorovska - The Sardinian Cookbook Easy Italian Recipes Shake off any flashbacks of the mooshy lima beans your mom made you eat as a kid -- fresh fava beans, with their nutty flavor and creamy texture, are something completely different! The Italians love them and so should you. Also called broad beans, they are the oldest...

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