Have you ever had one of those night outs when someone suggests Italian food and the instant answer would be pizza or pasta? Well, make sure to check these Italian street foods when you pay a visit to little old Italy. There’s more to Italy than their wonderful pasta and pizza. Immerse yourself in the flavours that Italian cuisine has to offer.
A classic Italian dessert, one is sure to taste Italy once they try this sweet yet light pastry dessert from Sicily.
New to the Italian street food scene, this pocket carved from white pizza is filled with ox tail or chicken.
Arancini (Fried Rice Balls)
This Sicilian treat is everything that is good about street food, fried and filled with cheese and meat. This savory treat would make you want more and more.
Olive Ascolana (Fried Olives)
Stuffed and deep fried breaded olives sound weird yet distinctly appetizing. This street food delight embodies the taste of Italian street food.
Of course Gelato is a part of this shortlist. This snowy and creamy treat packs a lot of flavour along with its smooth texture that makes you want to live in Italy for the rest of your life.
TIP! Make sure to get these treats in their region of origin (which is mostly in Sicily!) to get the best of the best in terms of authenticity.