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Grattachecca (particolare).jpg
Course Dessert
Place of origin Italy
Region or state Rome
Main ingredients Shaved ice, Sciroppo
Cookbook: Grattachecca  Media: Grattachecca
The kiosk "Alla fonte d'oro" is the oldest in the city, quenching Romans' and tourists' thirsts since 1913.

Grattachecca is a cold dessert originating in Rome, Italy, commonly sold in kiosks and bars. It consists of manually shaved ice flavored with sweet sciroppo. Very popular in Rome, during the past, now survives only in few well reputed street kiosks.


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