peperone crusco

English translation: (Senise) sun dried pepper

19:48 Nov 30, 2009
Italian to English translations [PRO]
Food & Drink / other
Italian term or phrase: peperone crusco
Is this a special kind of pepper? Can't find a translation on the net and my dictionary only translates "cruscone" which is something else. Any ideas? TIA
simona dachille
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English translation:(Senise) sun dried pepper
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3 +2crunchy pepper
Elena H Rudolph (X)
4(Senise) sun dried pepper



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(Senise) sun dried pepper


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crunchy pepper

Il "peperone crusco" (Crusco cioè croccante perchè lo diventa una volta fritto) è un prodotto tipico della lucania.

Elena H Rudolph (X)
Local time: 17:48
Native speaker of: Italian

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