Definition of stracciatella in English:


Line breaks: strac¦cia|tella
Pronunciation: /ˌstratʃəˈtɛlə


[mass noun]
  • An Italian soup containing eggs and cheese.
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    • Anchovies in garlic and vinegar gleam, his signature artichoke leaves crackle, and you almost giggle hearing the sighs of satisfaction each time someone takes a spoonful of his dense egg-and-spinach-laden stracciatella.
    • This light, satisfying, broth-based soup, known in Italy as stracciatella, pairs eggs with another springtime favorite, fresh shelled peas.
    • The stracciatella Romana, a chicken broth with eggs, spinach and cheese, was less pleasing.



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