Pisto is a special spice mix typical of Neapolitan tradition, much used to make som typical sweets, above all of Christmas period.

Among the classic recipes with Pisto there are, for example, roccoco (doughnut-shaped cookies with almonds), mostaccioli (rhomboid pastries covered with a chocolate icing) and quaresimali (almond-based cookies, with no fats and really spiced).

Pisto is a mix of spices you can find in the stores here in Naples, or you can make by yourself with cinnamon, nutmeg, cloves, coriander, and star anise.

Go to ingredients list or read the recipes with pisto