Berlingozzo

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Berlingozzo
Type Cake
Place of origin Italy
Region or state Lamporecchio
Main ingredients Flour, butter, eggs, sugar, milk, yeast, anise seeds
Cookbook: Berlingozzo  Media: Berlingozzo

The Berlingozzo is a cake from Lamporecchio, in the province of Pistoia, central Italy. It is a simple ring-shaped cake, and it has its origins in the time of the Medici. It is a typical Carnival cake, its name appearing to derive from the word Berlingaccio, meaning “Fat Thursday”.

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