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Dec 17, 2010 09:56 AM

ISO Carteddate al Miele

Now the fun part of an Italian Xmas... where to find these delicacies???? My mother-in-law, now 90+, used to make these wonderful pastries but, alas, no longer has the stamina. And I didn't have the smarts to watch her do them the last few years. Thus the all-points-bulletin. HELP!!

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  1. Mmmm anything deep fried & covered in honey has my vote! Have you tried calling any of the usual places (Alati Caserta, Roma, San Marco, etc..)?

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    1. re: chefjeannine

      Off to Alati Caserta this AM... wish me luck!!!

      1. re: chefjeannine

        No luck at Alati Caserta. While counter staff seemed to know of carteddate, they said that it is a very traditional Italian pastry that would now only be found in the homes of traditional Italian bakers, not a product likely available on the street, either wholesale or retail. The search continue.....heading to St. Leonard today to make the rounds.....