Alici Ripiene

A Sardinian Recipe for Stuffed Anchovies

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Mediterranean Seafood

By Alan Davidson

Published 1981

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Clean the fresh anchovies, opening them along their bellies and removing the backbones. Wash, debone and fillet the salted anchovies. Inside each fresh anchovy lay one fillet of salted anchovy and a thin strip of cheese. Close the fresh anchovies over again so that they resume their natural shape. Flour them, dip them in beaten egg and then in breadcrumbs. Heat plenty of olive oil in the frying