Crisp Tuscan cookies with a dark brown exterior.
“To the tooth,” referring to the tender but firm texture of cooked pasta. This “just-right” texture maintains the most flavor within the pasta itself, which is as important as any sauce added.
Sardinian raisin gingerbread.
To taste; to sample.
A slightly sweet wine. The wines of Orvieto most often take this description.
Foods said to possess an aphrodisiac quality, like caviar, truffles, and oysters — usually very expensive foods served on romantic occasions.
Any food baked in an oven.