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caciucavaddu

Sicilian caciocavallo

The Sicilian version of caciocavallo tastes and looks different. Rather than a tear-drop shape, it's typical form is parallelepipedic.

Hence the popular saying in Sicily that someone who is untrustworthy has 'four faces, like a caciucavaddu'.

Text © Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls

Images by: stayfood