The Oldest Known Biscuits in The World – The Pizzelle

All around the world, no matter the culture, society, or even down to the kinds of beverages that are present in certain places and cities, dessert can be said to have a special place in the culinary mindset of people.  The genuinely luxurious ones like cakes, pies, and other specialized delicacies are often reserved for special occasions such as the celebration of birthdays, high school or college graduations, and job promotions. Although, other forms of dessert are considered as everyday staples like cookies and biscuits. In Europe, countries like the United Kingdom, France, and Italy, typically consume biscuits during tea time or with the traditional cup of coffee. In fact, the oldest biscuit in the world, the Pizzelle hails from one of these countries – Italy, specifically in its southern region of Abruzzo. The Origins of the Pizzelle The Pizzelle are traditional in Italy, and they can remind people a…

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