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pasticceria Syllabification: pas·tic·ce·ri·a
Pronunciation: /pəˌstēCHəˈrēə/

Definition of pasticceria in English:


(Especially in Italy) a shop selling pastries and cakes: Florence’s finest pasticceria is a little way from the center of town but it’s well worth the journey
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  • New York is overrun with amazing Italian pasticcerias where you can also get Passionfruit Sorbet and pignoli cookies or any number of decadent chocolate mousse cakes.
  • Coming from a Sicilian family involved in ristoranti and a pasticceria, Fabrizio seems to have coulis running through his veins.
  • I wanted to eat lemon granita for breakfast, discover the secrets behind caponata and pasta alla Norma, and sample the legendary glories of Sicilian pasticceria.


Italian, from pasticcio 'pastry'.

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