Catania – Cartocciata

Piazza Università, Catania, CT, Italia
Prodotto tipico di Catania Cartocciata

A typical product of Catania is the Cartocciata, one of the many items of Catania’s street food scene.

The distinctive feature of this type of street food is the dough, which must be soft and pleasing to the palate. It is then filled with various ingredients based on the customer’s taste.

In fact, there are several variations of cartocciata where mozzarella, the main ingredient, is paired with cooked ham, fried eggplant, sausages, spinach, or French fries.