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chibarzu

bread made of semolina

Dense, chewy bread made with semolina flour (pan'e simbula), chibarzu or chivarzu is made across the big island and has a number of names:

civrargiu in Cagliari

crivraxiu in the Campidano

chibarzu in the Logudoro

chiariu at Nuoro

Text © Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls

Images by: Jessica Spengler