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Apr 10, 2014 04:07 PM

Best Pizza Rustica in Westchester

Easter is coming and that means it's time for pizza rustica! Anyone know where to get a good one in westchester? Thank you!

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  1. The cookery has it as a special sometimes. Maybe call and ask?

    1. this may be a silly question,but is pizza rustica meant to be eaten warm or cold?

      1. It's delicious either way! Gotta get it soon! :-)

        1. My house! I have never bought one. It must be made on Good Friday, and not eaten until Easter least that's the way it was for me growing up! Sorry I can't help!

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          1. re: roxlet

            Do you have a recipe you can share? I don't have my grandmas... I found one on the times website that looks pretty amazing but definitely is more elaborate than what I remember..

              1. re: roxlet

                It looks so delicious!!!! Ahhhh

                1. re: DC9672

                  Aside from the pie crust, most of making Pizza Rustica is chopping up the meats and cheeses. Not a big deal. If you're afraid of pie crust, you can always buy some at Trader Joe's or Whole Foods.

                2. re: roxlet

                  Yes that is the recipe I found! I have to try it. So where can I get all those meats in Westchester? Do you buy chunks and cube them yourself? I'm going to be away for easter but I'm going to give this a try for mother's day!

                  1. re: i_eat_a_lot_of_ice_cream

                    Yes, I cut all the meats up. You can get the ingredients at any Italian Deli in Westchester. I don't know what part of Westchester you're in, but any good Italian deli should have the ingredients. None is difficult to fine.

                    V. Zuccarelli in Tuckahoe on 22
                    Dante's in White Plains
                    A&S in High Ridge Plaza in Yonkers

                    These are just a few suggestions.

                    1. re: roxlet

                      Thanks, I'm in Ossining... I can't wait to make it!

            1. Please eat your pizza rustica at room temperature for maximim enjoyment.

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