Thousands of years of history, culture and cuisine reflected in one unique island setting make Sicily one of Italy’s most complete and popular tourist destinations.
Afterall, as they say: “To have seen Italy without having seen Sicily is not to have seen Italy at all.”
And where better to get a sense of the history than through the best Sicilian dishes that appear on the island’s menus. They reflect the influences of the past, the rich gastronomic traditions of the region and the wealth of locally grown and harvested produce.
Here are five of Sicily’s must try dishes, along with audio on how to correctly pronounce them in Italian. So brush up on your ordering skills and save yourself the embarassment of having to point at the menu this holiday.