He looks forward to welcoming 2018 at Mario Mio with fireworks and a traditional New Year's feast he believes his mother will approve of, especially his rendition of Zampone
Con Lenticchie della Tradizione (Traditional New Year's Eve dish of stuffed pig's sausage served with lentils) and Panettone al Gelato E Salsa Allo Zabaione (Italian Christmas cake filled with homemade ice cream, Sabayon sauce and walnuts).
But lentils are not the only food that is served: A spicy pork sausage known as zampone
is also eaten.
While it is disappointing to enter an Italian restaurant that gives no place to Zampone
, Ossibuchi, or any veal products in Nicosia, Jaimie's is catering for a very conservative palate, but interestingly doesn't suffer from the syndrome that prevails in most foreign establishments when setting up shop in Cyprus: excessive portions.
The evening begins with the traditional dish, "cotechino e lenticchie." Cotechino is a savory pork sausage that contains "lo zampone
," the actual hoof of the pig, and is a symbol of abundance.
On a dinner table in central Italy, you are most likely to find Parma ham, Zampone
( pork) sausage, different kinds of salami, truffles ( in season), lasagna and tortellini.
Leave to cool in the stock CCHHOOUUCCRROOUUTTEE GGAARRNNII (for 4) ingredientsselection of sausages (I used morteau and zampone
) 2 cooked ham hocks (see panel below left) cooked choucroute from a jar or made yourself boiled potatoes for the cabbage 125g butter 1 small onion, finely chopped 50g diced smoked streaky bacon 1 small white cabbage, finely sliced 750ml white wine 250ml white wine vinegar bouquet garni of thyme, bay leaf, and rosemary wrapped in a leek bouquet garni of star anise, cinnamon stick, coriander seeds and juniper berries tied in a muslin cloth 50g honey method.
Over the next few weeks Billy learned that Trudi had met someone the handsome fun-loving Louie Zampone
Deep-fried courgette flowers are pounds 4.95 while the stuffed and seasoned pigs' trotters or zampone
are pounds 4.45.
On top lay a chunk of zampone
- the restaurant's version of an Italian sausage containing pig's trotter, ham hock and (sorry, geese and duck lovers) a little more foie gras.
All'inizio del libro sono concentrati, ad esempio, numerosi saggi legati alla cultura medievale, umanistica e rinascimentale, come quelli sul latino di San Tommaso di Giuseppe Di Scipio, sulla poesia di Riualdo D'Aquino di Giuseppe Faustini, sulle posizioni di Equicola nella questione della lingua di Antonio Sorella, sull'epigramma di Domizio Palladio Sorano di Mario Martini, sul monumentale poema di Ubertino Carrara dedicato alla scoperta delle Americhe di Giovanni Zampone
o sull'opera di Aonio Paleario, scritto in coppia da Giuseppe D'Onorio e Alfredo Gabriele.