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Pistacchio di Bronte

A special variety that only grows in Sicily, around Bronte on the volcanic slopes of Mt. Etna. The Sicilians often put them in recipes where north Italians would use pine nuts, such as pesto.

Text © Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls

Images by: Fabio Ingrosso