By: Lacy Geurts
One of me favorite Italian dishes...............Panini!
One of my favorite Italian desserts..........Terrimissu!
Traditional Italian clothing!
The Long Voyage
1880-1921: Millions came from Southern Italy to the United States
1900: Half a million came to the U.S
1915-1919: Few leave Italy due to World War 1
1922-1943: Benito Mussolini rules Italy. Only few a Italians leave Italy
1924: U.S Government passes a law that limits the number of immigrants allowed yearly
1942: Only 69 Italians move to the U.S
2000: About 2,700 Italians move to the U.S
Cuidiradis ~ Italian Doughnuts
1 cup sugar * Note: Cut everything in half for a smaller batch
1 cup milk
1 cup oil (vegetable) *Bake: 350 degrees for 20-23 min. on cookie sheet.
3 teaspoon whiskey
3 teaspoon vanilla * Take small chunks of dough and roll into long piece
3 teaspoon lemon extract Pinch ends together and form Oval or Circle.
1 teaspoon salt
8 teaspoon baking powder * Let cool before frosting
Milk - little at a time
Add sprinkles after doughnuts are frosted
Pizzeles! Pizzeles are like a thin crispy waffle with powdered sugar. Every Christmas we've made them since! Some day my Grandchildren will be making them!
- The word Italy comes from the world "italia" meaning calf land!
- Italy is about 116,400 square miles across!
- Italy is one of the most crowded nations in Europe!
- The capital of Italy is over 3,000 years old!
- The official name for Italy is the "Italian Republic"!