Aquino. The fini fini

The peasant cuisine is characterized by simplicity and authenticity and its basic ingredients are definitely “poor” but of excellent quality in Aquino. Thin egg noodles called “fini fini”, is made and cut by hand and served with a meat sauce or a simple tomato sauce.

Guide of Aquino

Aquino is located in the Liri Valley, halfway between Rome and Naples along the ancient Via Latina that connected Rome to Campania. Aquino was first a centre of the Volsci between the fourth and third centuries and then a Roman city: ‘Aquinum Romana’. It is first mentioned in 211 BC, Read more…