An Italian 13th Century treat you must try this Christmas

It is said that Italians have been enjoying Panforte since the 13th Century.  Originally thought to be the “tithe” paid to nuns and priests in Italy and even carried as a treat by the Crusaders, Panforte is now shared by many around the world.  The recipe although simple has some intriguing elements. Not exempt from controversy it is said that Panforte should correctly contain 17 … Continue reading An Italian 13th Century treat you must try this Christmas