Pandoro or Panettone
Pandoro or Panettone? The race between the two most famous desserts of the holiday season is about to begin. Which of the two is as good it's hard to say, depends on the tastes.
History of panettone
The cake was born in Milan by the love story between Ughetto and Adalgisa. The family of Ughetto, falconer Duke, contrasted the story of the young man with the beautiful Adalgisa, the daughter of a baker. When the girl's father began to have financial trouble due to the loss of customers and the ...
Tipical Christmas speciality in Lombardia
Tipical Christmas speciality in Lombardia are synonymous with Panettone*. It seems that its name comes from a certain Toni, baker's boy. He decided to enrich the simple every day used bread with butter, eggs, sugar, raisins and candied fruit. He wanted to make it a beautiful greedy. But we must not forget also other traditions. Markets and stalls animate the streets of the cities of Lombardy for the entire month of December.
Of particular interest is the traditional Christmas market in ...