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This Pasta Brings All The Boys to the Yard

Rumor has it that pasta puttanesca-literally "whore's pasta"-was a quick and easy dinner of choice among Napolitan working ladies. Italian food historian and translator Jeremy Parzen suggests that the dish's salatious history is unlikely, instead pointing to the fact that "the noun puttana and the adjective puttanesco are derived from the Italian putto, 'boy.

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