Cipolla Innamorata (vegan)
For those who already know Sicilian legendary "cipuddata" (in Sicilian dialect) or "cipollata" (in italian), they know well how a myriad of very good dishes are born from such a simple recipe with a very particular flavor.
Onions in agrodolce
Ingredients: Red onion from Tropea, extra virgin olive oil, vinegar, sugar, whole sea salt (180 gr).
What's agrodolce means? This term refers to all those techniques and / or condiments that combine acid and sweet ingredients. Combining sugars and elements with high acidity.
Sicilian bittersweet is generally composed of a mixture of white wine vinegar and cane sugar. In addition to being a condiment, sweet and sour has a function of preserving food.
Sweet and sour onions can be enjoyed as a side dish or to garnish white meats, red meats, fish and vegetables. To give some examples, they could not be missing
- il tonno con cipollata in agrodolce,
- le sarde con cipollata in agrodolce,
- la zucca in agrodolce
- or a side dishes in his own