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Zucchini pasta alla Puttanesca

Ok, now this is probably going to come as a surprise to some people, but did you know that puttanesca literally means prostitute in Italian!? Thus, "alla puttanesca" means "whore's pasta" - shocking, I know! The dish, however, is actually just a bunch of leftovers from the Italian kitchen - like Bubble and Squeak in England, Pytt i panna in Sweden or good ole Hash in the United States. According to one story, some diners entered a restaurant on the Island of Ischia just as it was about ... Continue Reading