“Golden,” referring to an ingredient dipped in egg and fried until golden brown.
After dinner drink, such as amaro, grappa or liqueurs, said to aid digestion.
Fallow deer, usually grilled or roasted, often after marinating in red wine.
“Diplomatic,” a rum-soaked pound cake or lady fingers cake layered with custard and candied fruits.
Date, consumed both fresh and dried.
“Thimbles.” Small, tube-shaped dried pasta. Ditalini are even smaller.
“Date of the sea,” a mussel-like mollusk, boiled or grilled.
“Apostles’ fingers.” Apulian finger-shaped crêpes filled with sweetened ricotta, cocoa, and liqueur, then dusted with sugar.