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Italian Audio Phrasebook
Vocabulary of essential terms by topic

Soups and Appetizers / Le Zuppe e Gli Antipasti
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le acciughe all'ammiraglia fillets of anchovy in olive oil and lemon
l’acquacotta vegetable soup
l’affettato misto mixture of salamis
l’arancino rice ball filled with meat and cheese
il brodo broth
la bruschetta toasted bread topped with diced tomatoes
i calamari fritti fried squid
la caponata siciliana eggplant and tomato stew
il caprese mozzarella, tomatoes, fresh basil, and olive oil
il carpaccio raw beef very thinly sliced
la focaccia flat bread
i funghi imbottiti stuffed mushrooms
la giardiniera pickled vegetables
l’insalata di cetrioli cucumber salad
l’insalata di frutti di mare seafood salad
l’insalata mista mixed salad
l’insalata di pollo chicken salad
l’insalata di pomodoro tomato salad
la maritata cabbage, escarole, and sausage soup
la mesciua chick peas, beans, and wheat soup
il minestrone thick vegetable soup
la peperonata peppers sautéed with oil and capers
i pomodori ripieni con riso tomatoes stuffed with rice
la stracciatella alla romana parmesan cheese and egg drop soup
la pasta e fagioli pasta and beans in broth

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