Panettone (originated in Milan) is a typical Italian Christmas cake, a light texture sweet bread, filled with candied fruit and raisins.
The starter is a courgette soup served with crostini and a drizzle of fresh cream.
Pandoro "Golden Bread" (from Verona) is a very tall cake with a very light texture, star shaped, dusted with icing sugar.
Pasta with lentils is a typical autumn/winter dish, rich in fibre, protein, minerals, vitamins and carbohydrates.
Lentils are eaten on New Year's Eve because symbolising prosperity and good luck.
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