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zenzero

ginger

Not an Italian favourite, although sometimes used to flavour game dishes, or in sweets and desserts.

Around Livorno in Tuscany, some people call hot peppers 'zenzero'.

Text © Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls

Images by: Tahir Mq, Creative Commons License