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cutlet with ham and cheese

Ljubljanska gigante

Or Lubianska. Slovenian cotoletta, made with pork or veal, pounded thin and filled with ham and cheese. Popular in Gorizia and Trieste, and often enormous!

Text © Dana Facaros and Michael Pauls

Images by: Vincenzo Caico