Tomatoes stuffed with rice

Pomodori al riso

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    as a light main
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Pomegranates & Artichokes: Recipes and memories of a journey from Iran to Italy

By Saghar Setareh

Published 2023

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The beach at Ostia Lido, barely 30 kilometres from the centre of Rome, is considered a rather ugly one — but we would take the trenino (little train) there anyway. Apart from us Iranians on that train, I noticed many blondes from the Eastern gates of Europe, dark men with large eyes from the Middle East, as well as Filipinos and South Americans. In short, we were united on that trenino by not being able to afford to travel to better beaches. There were also Black and Banglades